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Why Wolfpack coach Dave Doeren isn’t ready to buy into ESPN’s NC State football hype

One ESPN analyst thinks the Wolfpack could be an “under-the-radar” team to crash the College Football playoff. Another ESPN analyst, working for the SEC Network, upped the ante by putting NC State — not Clemson or Florida State — in his preseason top four playoff projection. In a move that will endear him to a leery fanbase, NC State coach Dave Doeren went on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” on Tuesday morning and refused to add any fuel to the hype machine.

   

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