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Andre Smith, UNC’s star linebacker, is out for the season. Here’s who will replace him.
Always be prepared. Never slip. This is the advice North Carolina sophomore linebacker Jonathan Smith gets from his dad during almost every phone call between...

Jonathan Smith Assumes UNC's Starting Middle Linebacker Role
Jonathan Smith will suit up as the starting middle linebacker for the Tar Heels on Saturday against the program he spurned two years ago. The...

UNC's Plan Following Unprecedented Injury Report
The injury report that North Carolina football released on Thursday evening featured the names of 19 UNC players and six starters. Three of those starters...

What can Jonathan Cooper be for the Cowboys?
Jonathan Cooper is a player who has started 14 games in his three seasons and still has some of the ability that he flashed at...

Instant Impact - Who will play a role for UNC Football in 2017?
A few freshman during the 2016 season made an impact in their first year on campus. Safety Myles Dorn, cornerback Patrice Rene, defensive end Tomon...

OL Caleb Peterson, LB Jonathan Smith Suffer Season-Ending Injuries
UNC senior offensive guard Caleb Peterson will undergo season-ending back surgery on Friday at The Carrell Clinic in Dallas, Texas. Peterson started 42 games in...

Notes about Duke, UNC football from ACC Kickoff
Scotland High School graduate Jonathan Smith is expected to make a significant contribution on UNC's defense as a true freshman this fall. Smith, the two-time...

The ACC's most crucial position battles for 2016
North Carolina - Linebacker: Sophomore Andre Smith and junior Cayson Collins are the only returning linebackers with at least 20 tackles in 2015 -- they...

5-Star RB Zamir White Makes Impromptu UNC Visit
2017 five-star running back Zamir White was at UNC on Friday for an impromptu visit. The 6-1, 210-pound prospect from Scotland County High School was...

UNC's Freshmen Make Most of First Spring
Eight player skipped their final semesters in high school to enroll in January to jumpstart their collegiate careers, and more than a few made their...

Tar Heels aim to build on defensive turnaround from 2015
The Tar Heels had several young players getting key reps during the spring, including January enrollees Jonathan Smith at linebacker, and defensive backs Myles Wolfolk...

UNC Football 2016 Live Signing Day Updates
National Signing Day live updates for UNC's 2016 football recruiting class as undecided recruits make their final decisions, Letters of Intent roll in, and the...

UNC stocking up on linebacker talent in 2016 recruiting class
The Tar Heels have addressed needs at linebacker very well in the 2016 class, and still have a big fish or two out there who...

Video: UNC Football January Enrollees Excited to Start in Chapel Hill
Hear from January 2016 enrollees Jordon Brown, Logan Byrd, J.B. Copeland, Jonathan Smith, Garrett Walston and Myles Wolfork about why they chose UNC and what...

UNC Football Welcomes Eight Early Enrollees
UNC head coach Larry Fedora announced the enrollment of eight football student-athletes to campus on Monday, the first day of classes in Chapel Hill. Enrolling...

How UNC's football commitments fared at the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas
The Tar Heels had four commits in the game and defensive end Marlon Dunlap made up for a lackluster week of practice with an excellent...

Linebacker Jonathan Smith signs LOI to UNC
Senior linebacker Jonathan Smith announced his pledge to the UNC in August before Scotland’s first regular season game, but left the door to his commitment...

Weekend UNC Football Recruit Scoreboard
North Carolina running back commit Jordon Brown rushed 9 times for 188 yards and 3 TDs in Southern Durham's 61-12 win over Oxford Webb. UNC...

Tar Heel LB commitment Jonathan Smith is a true leader
North Carolina linebacker commitment and three-star Laurinburg (N.C.) Scotland standout Jonathan Smith is in the position to excel as he likens himself to the now-retired...

UNC picking up steam in state football recruiting
The commitment from DT Marlon Dunlap (West Charlotte) follows that of in-state LB Jonathan Smith (Scotland) and RB Jordon Brown (Southern Durham), both of whom...

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