On Setting Goals--Sports commentary

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There's no shame in aiming high

By Mike Forster

The other day, I was reading previews for the upcoming ACC football season.

The head coach of Duke’s gridiron bunch was quoted as having a team goal of earning a berth to a bowl game this year.

That means that the Blue Devil standard of success is a 6-6 record and a trip to the Meineke Car Care Bowl.

On a related, but different topic, each year I have a deja vu conversation.

It takes place when I’m doing the homework for our annual football preview by interviewing local head football coaches.

It goes something like this:

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