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Suspensions Pulling Focus From Liberty
UNC football head coach Larry Fedora says he can’t help but worry that this week’s focus on an off-the-field incident has taken some of his...

Four Football Players Suspended For Liberty Game
University of North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora has suspended sophomore Des Lawrence, redshirt freshman Donnie Miles, freshman M.J. Stewart and sophomore Brian Walker for...

Young Corners Seeking Splash
Rarely does such an inexperienced position group garner such preseason praise as North Carolina’s bold and brash collection of cornerbacks. The hype began before the...

Video: Thursday Players Post-Practice Interviews
UNC defensive players Travis Hughes, Des Lawrence and Brian Walker talked to the media following the Tar Heels' practice on Thursday...

Confidence is common denominator of UNC CB duo
Brian Walker is talkative on the field, while Des Lawrence stays quiet. When it comes to tackling a big running back, Walker prefers to go...

Tim Scott: "I feel we're faster and more athletic this year'
UNC's secondary in 2014 should feature Tim Scott and Dominique Green at safety. Brian Walker and Desmond Lawrence should hold down the two corner spots...

UNC's cornerback rotation eager to emerge
On the surface, some might think that Tim Scott's move to safety was indicative of UNC's trouble defending the deep ball and its overall depth...

Second-year stars: North Carolina
The freshmen who played last season are all expected to take a big step forward in 2014, particularly the defensive backs. Brian Walker will see...

Extra Points: Finding Defensive Identity
Two weeks into spring practice, signs are emerging that the Tar Heels in 2014 could stride toward better upholding their leg of the three-pronged stool...

Video: UNC Football Wednesday Post-Practice Interviews
UNC defensive backs Brian Walker and Desmond Lawrence discuss their progress this spring and the Tar Heels' move toward a more aggressive defense...

Turner's Take: Secondary Education
Players like Dominique Green, Desmond Lawrence, Brian Walker and Malik Simmons proved their value with impressive play in 2013, but that doesn’t mean the secondary's...

Brian Walker Relishing New Role
Brian Walker emerged as a reliable option in the secondary in his first season in Chapel Hill. The sophomore is now intent on thriving in...

Ryan Switzer leads UNC's youth movement
T.J. Logan was solid all season, finishing the regular season with his two best games of the year. Brian Walker had a pick and defended...

Video: UNC Football Freshmen Highlights
The Tar Heels have gotten major contributions on both sides of the ball from true freshmen including: Mikey Bart, Khris Francis, Dominique Green, Bug Howard,...

Errors, forced and unforced, cost Tar Heels against Duke
Defensive backs Tré Boston and Brian Walker dropped likely interceptions while running back T.J. Logan dropped a 37-yard pass that would have been a touchdown...

Pickeral: UNC's Defense Growing Up
Indeed, as much as big play youth on offense - think Marquise Williams, Ryan Switzer, T.J. Logan -- has been key to UNC's five-game winning...

Video: Wednesday Football Post-Practice Interviews
Larry Fedora, Tim Scott, and Brian Walker talk about how the loss of Bryn Renner has impacted the team as they look forward to the...

Positives and negatives from UNC's 27-19 win over N.C. State
Here are some positives and negatives from UNC’s 27-19 win over N.C. State. Positives: True freshmen – T.J. Logan had 49 yards on six...

Lucas: Rapid Reactions
For the game, the Tar Heels' top three leading rushers and two of the top three leading receivers were freshmen or sophomores. During one key...

T.J. Logan avoids redshirt, looks to make impact
T.J. Logan didn’t want to be redshirted. His coaches never discussed it with him, and he never brought it up. It was a point of...

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