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Dear Butch, Please bring back Tailback U

During a 12-year run from 1972 until 1984, UNC had at least one, and sometimes two, 1,000-yard rushers in each season. During that stretch, the Tar Heels claimed the ACC regular season title on several occasions. But for fans of a consistent running game here at North Carolina, those have long looked like the good old days. For many years now, the wheels have been gone from the UNC rushing attack. (Carrboro Citizen)

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