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EJ Wilson Stating His Case For A Roster Spot With Tampa Bay
A three year starter at North Carolina under Butch Davis (now special advisor to Greg Schiano), Wilson was an anchor of a defense that featured...

DeCock: Butch Davis, Marvin Austin survived UNC’s NCAA troubles
As the NCAA issued its final judgment on the Tar Heels on Monday, Butch Davis is back in the NFL. Athletic director Dick Baddour retired...

Attorney: 'Butch Davis was the logical scapegoat'
Robert Orr, a Raleigh attorney who represented UNC football players Quinton Coples and Devon Ramsay during the school's recent NCAA-related problems, said Friday that the...

Draft Dominance
When St. Louis selected Robert Quinn with the 14th overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the defensive end became the 31st first-round pick coached...

How the first-rounders projected in high school
Robert Quinn - The No. 4-ranked pass rusher in the Class of 2008 was a Signing Day decision between Auburn and North Carolina and was...

David Glenn Chats With Deunta Williams, April 2
David Glenn caught up with former UNC football player and NFL prospect Deunta Williams on Glenn’s afternoon radio show. Among the topics they discussed: Williams’...

Pro Timing Day Interviews
Butch Davis on the value of Marvin Austin and Robert Quinn representing North Carolina after what’s transpired: “They are Tar Heels, and they’ve been here...

Talented football JUCOs head to ACC
Sylvester Williams, DT, North Carolina Tar Heels: Butch Davis' D-line, which should've been the best in the country last season, was ransacked by the agent...

Robert Quinn has 'Heisman' hopes for the coming season
Butch Davis has coached a lot of talented defensive linemen during his 30-year career, but junior Robert Quinn could be one of the best he's...

ACC Kickoff: Butch Davis Notebook
Robert Quinn told anybody that would listen on Sunday that his goal for 2010 was to win the Heisman Trophy after posting 27 sacks on...

Blue Ribbon Preview: North Carolina
Led by linemen Robert Quinn and Marvin Austin, linebacker Quan Sturdivant and an opportunistic secondary featuring All-ACC selections Kendric Burney and Deunta Williams, Butch Davis...

Quinn among nation's most exciting defensive players
3. Robert Quinn, DE, North Carolina. Saban isn't the only college coach known for churning out game-changers on defense. Quinn might be the best defender...

Ed Davis joins long list
North Carolina sophomore basketball player Ed Davis, who declared for the NBA Draft on Monday, wasn't born when the pros began tapping the ACC for...

Spring Game Preparations
North Carolina’s nationally-televised spring game scheduled for Saturday at 3pm (ESPN) is less than 72 hours away. Head coach Butch Davis discussed the hyped event...

Heels at #14 in CFN's early 2010 ranking
Now that Butch Davis has built a foundation in Chapel Hill, he’s looking to get the Heels over the hump and into the ACC title...

Tar Heels' rally capped by penalty against Huskies
In North Carolina Butch Davis' 35-year coaching career, he said he's never won a game like Saturday's victory over Connecticut. With the game tied with...

Offensive Lineman Johnnie Farms decommits from South Carolina and commits to UNC
Perry offensive guard Johnnie Farms decommitted from South Carolina this weekend and committed to North Carolina after his official visit to Chapel Hill. “I talked...

Butch Davis enjoys signing-day surprises at UNC
Butch Davis got another batch of signing-day surprises. The Tar Heels coach received signed national letters-of-intent Wednesday from a pair of four-star prospects -- H-back...

Tar Heels haul in last-minute commitments
North Carolina coach Butch Davis said each year he and his football staff usually have a good idea of which commitments will sign and which...