BAY­LOR over Duke by 3

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The Blue Devils’ 2-0 start could be a bit sus­pect af­ter be­ing out-gained by 32 YPG in their open­ing pair of games. On top of that, they re­ceived dev­as­tat­ing in­jury news re­gard­ing the loss of QB Daniel Jones (bro­ken col­lar­bone) and all-ACC CB Mark Gil­bert (hip), who is out for the sea­son. The ear­li­est Jones can pos­si­bly re­turn is mid-Oc­to­ber, but David Cut­cliffe is a QB coach and he’s al­ways got a hurler ready and stand­ing by in the bullpen. In this case, it looks to be ju­nior Quentin Harris, who is more of a run­ner than a passer. Mean­while, the Bears are also 2-0 af­ter easy wins over cup­cakes Abi­lene Chris­tian and UTSA, but are just 2-6 SUATS in their last 8 games when fa­vored. We’re just not sure if Bay­lor is ready to start lay­ing a touch­down again af­ter last sea­son’s 1-11 de­ba­cle. Head coach Matt Rhule has yet to make a firm de­ci­sion on his QB, de­spite the fact that Char­lie Brewer put up big num­bers against the Road­run­ners (328

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