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Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 11

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 11

Tom Brady threw for 266 yards and three touchdowns as the New England Patriots rolled over the Denver Broncos 41-16 on Nov. 12, at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Patriots running back was the top rusher of the day, recording 55 yards and a touchdown, while Denver wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders was the top […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 10

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 10

While Miami quarterback Jay Cutler threw for 311 yard and three touchdowns against the Raiders on Nov. 5, the Dolphins fell to Oakland 27-24. Oakland tight end Jared Cook posted 126 receiving yards on the day, while running back Marshawn Lynch rushed for 57 yards. While Miami quarterback Jay Cutler threw for 311 yard and three […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 9

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 9

Twenty-year-old JuJu Smith-Schuster made team history with his 97-yard touchdown — the longest pass play in Pittsburgh’s history — as the Steelers edged out the Detroit Lions 20-15 on Oct. 29 at Ford Field. Unsurprisingly, Smith-Schuster was the top receiver of the day, totalling 193 receiving yards with a touchdown. Running back Le’Veon Bell added […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 8

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 8

Tom Brady threw for 249 yards and two touchdowns as the New England Patriots downed the Atlanta Falcons 23-7 in a Super Bowl rematch on Oct. 22. Patriots running back Dion Lewis was the top rusher on the day with 76 rushing yards, while Atlanta wide receiver Julio Jones was the top receiver with 99 […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 7

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 7

Denver quarterback Trevor Siemian threw for 376 yards and a touchdown, but the Broncos fell to the New York Giants 23-10 on Sunday, Oct. 15. Giants running back Orleans Darkwa rushed for 117 yards, while tight end Evan Engram added a touchdown and 82 receiving yards on the day. The victory is New York’s first […]

p. 7 sidebar – Oct. 19, 2017

Compiled by Sports Editor Adam Lindner Duquesne News — On Oct. 17, 2017, at Atlantic 10 Media Day at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., sophomore guard Mike Lewis II was selected to the All-Atlantic 10 Preseason Third Team, and the Dukes were picked to finish last in the 14-team conference in the preseason team […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 6

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 6

The Kansas City Chiefs remain undefeated after taking down the Houston Texans 42-34 on Sunday, Oct. 8. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith threw for 324 yards and three touchdowns, while running back Kareem Hunt rushed for 107 yards. Kansas City’s victory leaves news editor Raymond Arke alone at the top of the leaderboard with an impressive […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 5

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 5

Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson threw for 295 yards and two touchdowns as the Seahawks downed the Indianapolis Colts 46-18 on Sunday, Oct. 1. Wide receiver Tyler Lockett tallied 67 receiving yards and added 24 rushing in the victory, while defensive end Marcus Smith had 1.5 sacks on the day. The Seahawks win maintains news editor […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 4

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 4

The Washington Redskins held the Oakland Raiders to just 128 total yards en route to a 27-10 victory in last week’s installment of NBC’s Sunday Night Football. Washington running back Chris Thompson put up a career-high 150 receiving yards, while safety Montae Nicholson recorded his first career interception on the first possession of the game. […]

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 3

Expert NFL Predictions from The Duke’s Staff: Week 3

On Sunday, Sept. 17, the Atlanta Falcons defeated the Green Bay Packers 34-23 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Falcons receiver Julio Jones racked up 108 receiving yards and quarterback Matt Ryan threw for 252 yards, leading four Duke editors to victory in their Week 2 predictions. The Sunday Night Football game for Week 3 pits […]