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Shakeel Rashad on UNC: "I love Chapel Hill so much"
When you talk to former UNC linebacker Shakeel Rashad, you can't help but feel his love and enthusiasm for North Carolina. It's even more apparent...

'15 Wins Setting Foundation for '17 Recruits
Former UNC head coach Butch Davis believed the recruiting process was an 18-month ordeal, starting in the summer prior to a prospect’s junior season in...

UNC Football’s Fifth-Year Seniors Have Seen It All
As UNC’s incredible football season approaches its conclusion, all five of the team’s fifth-year seniors each celebrated another milestone....they graduated from school and put one...

Butch Davis: Miami never called after interview, heard Richt news on radio
Butch Davis was a candidate in the mix for the Miami job, reportedly in the final handful of potential head coaches to take over after...

Reports: Ex-Canes coach Butch Davis interviews for Miami job
Whether Butch Davis returns as Miami's football coach remains up in the air, but it appears the architect of the Hurricanes' early-Aughts juggernauts at least...

Miami taking fresh look at Butch Davis
A Miami official who was close with former president Donna Shalala said it was obvious speaking to her that she felt strongly that Butch Davis...

Butch Davis states his case for coaching Miami Hurricanes again
Butch Davis said publicly Monday something he has said privately for several years: he wants to coach the Miami Hurricanes again. Davis, who has made...

Tar Heels Seek Sixth Straight over Virginia
Talk about “The Streak” and Tar Heel-Virginia football. What for an eternity had been the subject of Carolina’s inability to win in Charlottesville (zippo from...

Showdown with Illinois reminds Marquise Williams of 2011 season
Just eight days before its season opener, Illinois fired head football coach Tim Beckman for his mistreatment of injured players. When UNC quarterback Marquise Williams...

Illinois Turmoil Reminiscent of UNC 2011
Illinois fired head coach Tim Beckman for mishandling athletes’ injuries on Aug. 28, eight days before the Illini’s season opener against Kent State. When UNC...

Here's Al Golden looking up at a plane calling for Butch Davis to replace him
Al Golden came into the 2015 season on the hot seat at Miami, so it's no surprise that people are calling for his job. However,...

UNC Sports Year in Review: No. 3-4
On Jan. 2, Gene Chizik accepted an offer to be UNC’s defensive coordinator. Chizik, a former national championship-winning head coach at Auburn, is one of...

Quinton Coples holds annual QC Honors gala
New York Jets linebacker Quinton Coples held his annual QC Honors fundraising gala Friday at the Woodmen Community Center in Kinston. The event recognized community...

UNC’s NFL draft pipeline runs dry, years after Butch Davis firing
The college-to-NFL pipeline that Butch Davis laid in Chapel Hill had started to dry long ago, and now North Carolina has appeared to squeeze the...

Defining The Wainstein Report
Roy Williams and Butch Davis have challenged how aspects of their programs were portrayed in the Wainstein Report, and UNC officials say privately that the...

Butch Davis would be interested in return to Hurricanes
Butch Davis would welcome an opportunity to return as coach at Miami, a position he still considers a "top-notch job." The former Hurricanes coach made...

Butch Davis Speaks Out On ESPN About UNC Academic Scandal
One of the first people to lose his job over the UNC academic scandal is talking. Former football coach Butch Davis spoke on ESPN's "Outside...

Butch Davis explains ‘you should have went to Harvard’ comment
In a call to a Greensboro, NC, radio station Monday, a man claiming to be ex-UNC defensive tackle Tydreke Powell stated that former Tar Heel...

Matt Merletti And Bryn Renner Discuss Paper Class Scandal (audio)
Former UNC DB Matt Merletti & former UNC QB Bryn Renner preview the matchup against Pitt and defend their Head Coach Butch Davis in the...

Butch Davis, Mack Brown address UNC scandal
Former North Carolina football coaches Butch Davis and Mack Brown both vehemently denied any knowledge or involvement in the academic fraud scandal at UNC. Davis...

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