Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

After crash, UNC linebacker plays in memory of friend


There were weeks when Tommy Heffernan couldn’t get out of bed, when his mom had to serve him meals in his room. He slept through some days. At night, dreams of the car crash and flames haunted him. Sometimes, those dreams fooled him into believing that his best friend, more like a brother, survived. Then Heffernan would wake up, and the real nightmare – the one he couldn’t escape – would begin again. (Raleigh News & Observer)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related: |

Recent Football News:

Julius Peppers living in moment as he prepares for 5th championship game

Deke Adams Rejoins Larry Fedora's Coaching Staff at UNC

Football Signing Day Celebration Set For Feb. 1

Tar Heel kicker who beat FSU popular with Gators fans

Early ACC Football Predictions for 2017


© 2005-2017 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.