This game has been talked about for months by fans of both teams. ESPN has been promoting this match-up ever since it was released, and the officials at Syracuse are hoping to set a new attendance record for the Carrier Dome.
The atmosphere should be electric.
It will also be the first of two contests between the two teams that appear to be the class of the ACC. Syracuse enters with a 20-0 record and ranked No. 2 in the country. Duke trails the Orange by two games in the loss column in the ACC standings, but the Blue Devils have played extremely well over the past two weeks and appear to be a different team compared to what we saw earlier in the year.
All signs point to Saturday being an outstanding game, and hopefully the first part of a highly competitive series in the coming years.
Let’s take a look at five primary keys for the Blue Devils to give the Cuse its first loss of the season.
Read my full list on Duke Report.