Hosted by R. Cory Smith and Chris Corchiani Jr., the Pack Pride Podcast is the official podcast of Pack Pride. A syndicated partner of Scout.com and 247Sports, Pack Pride is an independent publication that brings you the latest on NC State athletics. You can find us at www.PackPride.com.

On the latest Pack Pride Podcast, Editor R. Cory Smith is joined by a very special guest in former NC State quarterback Roman Gabriel. Commonly known as the founding member of "QBU," Gabriel has his name forever enshrined in the NC State Hall of Fame.

Cory and Roman discuss the current campaign to get him in the NFL Hall of Fame, his legacy at NC State and his thoughts on the current members of QBU in the NFL. Listen to the podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or find us on Spotify by searching "Pack Pride Podcast."

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On the latest Pack19 Podcast, Pack Pride editor Cory Smith and football analyst Michael Clark discuss the newest commitments for NC State football.

How huge are the commitments of C.J. Clark and Ikem Ekwonu for the 2019 class? What it mean for Kam Walker to blueshirt this season? Who will be next for the Wolfpack's star-studded recruiting class?

Listen to the full podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or find us on Spotify by searching "Pack Pride Podcast" now!


Following Savion Jackson's commitment, Pack Pride Editor R. Cory Smith and football analyst Michael Clark take a look at the overall impact for NC State in the 2019 class, the updated depth chart at defensive end and what his impact will be as a recruiter.

Will Jackson bring in more top talent for the Pack? How special is the 2019 class shaping up to be? Who is next for the Pack19 class? Listen to the full podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or search for the "Pack Pride Podcast" on Spotify.


On the latest Pack Pride Podcast, Editor R. Cory Smith sits down for an exclusive interview with NC State Athletics Director Debbie Yow. Among the topics in the first podcast, we discuss:

  • Importance of upgrading facilities -- including Doak Field
  • Projects on NC State's bucket list
  • Possible retirement date; pride in where program stands
  • Involvement in search for the next AD?
  • Balancing success of revenue sports compared to Olympic sports
  • Thoughts on ACC wanting to expand NCAA Tournament, transfer rules
  • Beer and wine sales coming to Carter-Finley?
  • Will there be additional parking for football season?
  • What does the future of NC State look like?

Listen to the full podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or on Spotify by searching "Pack Pride Podcast."

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On the latest Pack Pride Podcast, Editor R. Cory Smith sits down for an exclusive interview with NC State Athletics Director Debbie Yow. Among the topics in the first podcast, we discuss:

  • Overall success of the program
  • First-year head coaches making postseason
  • Kevin Keatts' quick turnaround for men's basketball
  • Importance of keeping Dave Doeren at NC State
  • Football developing players for NFL; impact on recruiting
  • ACC officials -- enough said
  • Impact of social media on job as an AD
  • Power 5 revenue and ACC Network impact
  • Importance of upgrading facilities -- including Doak Field

Listen to the full podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or on Spotify by searching "Pack Pride Podcast."

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On the latest Pack19 Podcast, Cory Smith and Michael Clark break down the most recent commitment for NC State in 2018 linebacker Drake Thomas. The Heritage standout made his commitment at his high school on Friday and Pack Pride was on scene.

Cory and Michael analyze the fit for Thomas with the program, the current depth at the linebacker position and what he means as a recruiter for the program moving forward. Listen to the podcast below and subscribe on iTunes, the Google Play Store or find us on Spotify by searching "Pack Pride Podcast" now! 


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