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Minimizing the Big Plays

When the Tar Heels host Middle Tennessee State on Saturday they'll face a non-ranked team and are expected to win, but defensive end Kareem Martin believes the factors surrounding the home opener potentially provide as much opportunity for UNC's defense to be capitalized on as playing no. 6 South Carolina did. "It means they (MTSU) can take a lot more risks," Martin said. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

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