Big Quinshad Davis hopes to fill void in Lions’ WR group
When he arrived for rookie minicamp, Quinshad Davis struggled more than some of the other receivers with the acclimation process, but with each practice, he’s...Wednesday August 3, 2016Will UNC Have a 1,000 Yard Receiver in 2016?
UNC has not had a 1000 yard receiver during the Larry Fedora era. Eric Ebron came close in 2013 with 973 yards. Quinshad Davis in...Friday June 10, 2016Preview: Texas vs. No. 3 North Carolina
Coach Shaka Smart’s three freshmen now have eight games under their belt, and all are finding a certain comfort level. Smart needs Kerwin Roach, Eric...Friday December 11, 2015Video: Former Players Remember Coach Dean Smith
Former Tar Heel players Eric Montross, Phil Ford, Hubert Davis and current player Marcus Paige speak about their thoughts on the passing of legendary Carolina...Sunday February 8, 20152014 Season Preview: Wide Receivers & Tight Ends
Much like the running backs, the receiving corps at UNC has plenty of talent and the potential to put up some big numbers. The question...Friday August 15, 2014T.J. Thorpe looking for breakthrough year
Fully healthy for the first time in over a year and a half, UNC rising junior wide receiver T.J. Thorpe staked his claim for a...Friday May 16, 2014Lions' top pick Eric Ebron overcame share of obstacles
After three seasons at North Carolina, the Lions drafted 6-foot-4, 250-pound Eric Ebron with the 10th overall pick in the first round of Thursday’s NFL...Saturday May 10, 2014Detroit Lions draft UNC tight end Eric Ebron
The athletic, rangy tight end has become all the rage in the NFL, and the Lions now have one in Eric Ebron after after making...Thursday May 8, 2014Ten Tar Heels Earn All-ACC Football Recognition
Four Tar Heels were named first-team All-ACC and a total of 10 received all-conference recognition, as announced Monday by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association...Monday December 2, 2013Extra Points: Inches Short
Marquise Williams was not sharp throwing the ball, two cases in point being third-quarter passes behind Eric Ebron that resulted in an interception and one...Monday December 2, 2013ACC Week 11: Did you know?
North Carolina: Eric Ebron is just 202 yards shy of breaking the ACC record for receiving yards in a season for a tight end, set...Friday November 8, 2013Lucas: Carolina Basketball Notebook
Hubert Davis recently taught a history class to sophomore center Joel James. The subject: the 1993 Tar Heels. The Tar Heel assistant obtained a copy...Thursday October 31, 2013Dean Smith receives TBJ lifetime achievement award for diversity efforts
Triangle Business Journal’s inaugural Leaders in Diversity Awards featured former UNC men’s basketball coach Dean Smith, who was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Although...Thursday September 12, 20132013 ACC Top 25 player countdown: No. 24, Eric Ebron
In his first year as a starter, North Carolina's Eric Ebron set school records for receptions (40) and receiving yards (625) by a tight end...Wednesday July 24, 2013UVa football opponent preview: North Carolina
Head coach Larry Fedora, in his second season from Southern Miss, returns 13 starters, including quarterback Bryn Renner, a national star candidate. Renner won’t have...Saturday July 20, 2013Carolina Countdown: Eric Ebron
North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora has been able to utilize his weapons on the offensive side of the ball ever since he stepped into...Tuesday July 16, 2013Pre-Season ACC Football 2013 All-Conference Team
Athlon continues its countdown to kickoff with a look at our All-ACC teams for this season. First-Team Offense: TE Eric Ebron, UNC; OT James Hurst,...Wednesday June 12, 2013North Carolina Football: Contender or Pretender?
North Carolina returns one of the top passers in the league in Bryn Renner, who threw for 3,356 yards, 28 touchdowns and seven interceptions a...Monday March 18, 2013Forward V.J. King, center Daniel Giddens, guard Eric Davis receiving early interest from UNC
According to Rivals.com basketball recruiting analyst Eric Bossi, 2015 center Daniel Giddens, 2016 small forward V.J. King, and 2015 combo guard Eric Davis are receiving...Monday October 8, 2012Lucas: Summer Enhances Family Feeling
The first exposure for current players to the Carolina family usually comes in the summer, when numerous former players return to Chapel Hill. Already this...Thursday July 17, 2008