DURHAM -- The Blue Devils participated in their first practice donning full pads on Friday morning at the Brooks Practice Facility.
Following the session, GoDuke.com caught up with redshirt junior Ross Cockrell.
The Duke football program's annual Meet The Blue Devils event will be held on Saturday, August 18 beginning at 6:00 p.m. in Pascal Field House, located adjacent to Wallace Wade Stadium. Parking will be free of charge and available in the Grounds lot off of Bassett Drive. Fans will have the opportunity to tour the new indoor practice facility as well as interact with the players and coaching staff for autographs and photographs. Complimentary 2012 team posters will be provided to all fans in attendance.
The Blue Devils open the season at home on September 1 against FIU at 7 p.m., and season tickets are available online at www.GoDuke.com/tickets or by calling the Duke Athletic Ticket Office at 919-681-BLUE.