2:50 AM EDT, Wed October 01, 2014

Hits Keep Coming on Wolford

If you've had cause to wonder just how much physical pounding John Wolford can take in his freshman season as Wake's quarterback, you've got company in the office of head coach of the Deacons.

Nothing We Haven't Seen Before

Senior cornerback Kevin Johnson -- widely considered the best player on the team -- didn't see the final 49 minutes and 31 seconds of Wake's 20-10 loss at Louisville in today's ACC opener after being

Blazing the Trail to Louisville

If there's ever been a more perfect day for a football game, the memory escapes me.

Straight from the Quarterback's Mouth

There were no big surprises from my first opportunity to sit down and talk with quarterback John Wolford after Tuesday's practice.

Youth Being Served at Wake

Until Skip Prosser came along, I always thought Jim Valvano of N.C. State was the funniest coach to ever liven up any post-game ACC press conference.

Deacons Find a Way to Win

Let the record show that in Dave Clawson's fourth game as head coach at Wake, the Deacons were a homefield underdog to Army.

Clawson Shows Yen for Tight Ends

Pretty much every football coach I ever covered -- and that's been more than a few them over my four decades at this business -- flatly stated they wanted to get the tight end involved in their team's

Liittle Hope on the Near Horizon

If the best question is the one that elicits the best answer, then my compadre Michael Jennings of 247sports.com won the prize at today's gathering to eat chicken and talk football with Dave Clawson.

Wolford a Great Story Waiting to Be Told

Over the nine months spent getting to know Dave Clawson, I've found him to be an engaging, bright and decent person refreshingly forthright and candid for any human being -- much less a football coach

Second Verse, Same As the First

Dave Clawson, like most football coaches, puts a great emphasis on his Wake Forest team doing all the little things right.

Clawson Lays Down the Law

Leniency is a luxury Dave Clawson may never be able to afford while coaching the Wake Forest football team.

New Trick for an Old Dog

Many is the day I feel I'm getting dragged, kicking and screaming, into the 21st century. A man who has lived as long as I have can get awfully set in his ways, and change is seldom, if ever, easy.

Clawson Stands by James

The question was posed by Ken Green in the comments section of last night's post as to why, exactly, is Matt James starting for Wake at wide receiver.

Deacons Take Fast Track to First Win

If Dave Clawson is able to speed up the rebuilding efforts as Wake as effectively as he and offensive coordinator Warren Ruggiero sped up the second half of tonight's 23-7 victory over Gardner-Webb, h

After the Prologue Comes the Story

Dave Clawson told members of his staff before kickoff of last week's opener at Louisiana-Monroe that their job would begin in three hours.