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Game Notes: vs Baylor Sept. 16, 12:30 PM, RSN
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Release: 09/12/2017
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Duke (2-0, 0-0 ACC) vs Baylor
(0-2, 0-0 Big 12)
When: Sept. 16 | 12:30 PM (EST)
Where: Wallace Wade Stadium
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Duke (2-0, 0-0 ACC) vs Baylor (0-2, 0-0 Big 12)
September 16, 2017 • 12:30 pm • RSN
Durham, N.C. • Wallace Wade Stadium (40,004 • Natural grass)

• Now in its 105th season of football, Duke hosts Baylor on September 16 at 12:30 p.m. ... The game will be broadcast live by RSN with Wes Durham (play-by-play), James Bates (analyst) & Rebecca Kaple (sideline) • The Blue Devils are 2-0 following last week’s 41-17 win over Northwestern ... The Bears are 0-2 after falling to UTSA, 17-10
• Saturday’s game will mark the second on the gridiron between Duke and Baylor, with the Blue Devils claiming the only prior meeting in 1958 by a 12-7 count • Duke will celebrate Homecoming, Unity Day, Cheer Day and Former Player Day versus the Bears
• Now in his 10th season as Duke’s head coach, David Cutcliffe is 54-61 with the Blue Devils and 98-90 overall ... Cutcliffe earned ACC Coach of the Year honors in both 2012 & 2013
• Duke owns an all-time record of 498511-31 in 104-plus seasons
• Dating back to the 2013 season, the Blue Devils are 30-16 in their last 46 regular season games
• The Blue Devils enter the Baylor tilt having won 20 of their last 26 games against non-ACC opponents • Under head coach David Cutcliffe, the Blue Devils are 31-5 when allowing 20 points or less
• Last week against Northwestern, QB Daniel Jones joined former QB Brandon Connette as the only two players in Duke history to record 300+ passing yards and 100+ rushing yards in a single game Connette vs. Pitt (2013): 323 & 101 Jones vs. Northwestern (2017): 305 & 108
• In the win over Northwestern last Saturday, the Duke defense held Wildcat RB Justin Jackson to a career-low 18 yards on seven attempts ... Jackson had entered the week ranking second nationally among active RBs and 15th on the Big Ten Conference’s all-time chart with 4,238 career rushing yards
• With his 12-reception, 127-yard outing against Northwestern last week, WR T.J. Rahming has posted four 100-yard performances in his last five games dating back to last season
• Duke’s 101 combined points over the last two weeks mark the highest twogame total since 1945, when the Blue Devils defeated South Carolina (60-0) and Bogue Field (76-0) to open the season with a combined 136 points • Duke RB Shaun Wilson is the only active player nationally with TDs of 80+ yards via rush, reception & return • 85-yard rush vs. Indiana, 2015 • 89-yard reception vs. N.C. Central, 2015 • 98-yard KOR vs. Indiana, 2015 • 96-yard KOR vs. Notre Dame, 2016
• Elected by their teammates, four returning starters will serve as team captains for the 2017 campaign: C Austin Davis, CB Bryon Fields Jr., QB Daniel Jones and DT Mike Ramsay
• Next week, Duke opens ACC play on the road against North Carolina

3 — Career interception returns for TDs for CB Bryon Fields Jr. ... The scores came against Tulane (2014), Pittsburgh (2016) and N.C. Central (2017) as Fields joins Wyatt Smith (1988-91) and John Talley (2003-06) as the only three players in Duke history with three INT returns for TDs
9:1 — TD-to-INT ratio for QB Daniel Jones over his last five games dating back to the 2016 season
15 — Third down conversions in 22 attempts (.682) for Duke last week against Northwestern ... The 15 conversions mark the most by a David Cutcliffe-coached Blue Devil squad
14.35 — Recorded time for S Jeremy McDuffie in the 110-meter hurdles to earn all-league honors at the 2017 ACC Track & Field Championship meet ... McDuffie also garnered All-ACC accolades in the triple jump
42-50-1 — Duke’s all-time record in Homecoming games
49-4 — Duke’s record under David Cutcliffe when leading or tied after three quarters of action
4 — Career rushing TDs of 50+ yards for RB Shaun Wilson to rank tied for first in school history along with George Clark (1944-47) & Jay Wilkinson (1961-63)
12 — Fourth quarter & OT wins for the Blue Devils over the past five seasons (games in which Duke was tied or trailing in the fourth period)
14 — Nation’s-best AFCA Academic Achievement Awards earned by Duke 10 — True freshman to play for the Blue Devils this season, marking the highest total in the David Cutcliffe Era (9 in 2009)
20 & 10 — Daniel Jones is one of three QBs in Duke history to post 20+ passing TDs and 10+ rushing TDs in a career, joining Leo Hart (23 & 13; 1968-70) and Anthony Boone (38 & 16; 2011-14) ... In 14 career games, Jones has 20 passing TDs and 10 rushing TDs
120 — Rushing yards on 10 attempts for rookie RB Brittain Brown in the season-opener against N.C. Central to become the first Blue Devil since Desmond Scott in 2009 to record 100+ ground yards in a collegiate debut
3,376 — Career all-purpose yards for RB Shaun Wilson, who sits 624 yards shy of becoming the eighth player in Duke history to reach the 4,000-yard plateau
5-6 — Duke’s all-time record in OT games