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Ryan Houston has no regrets heading into his final game
Life has certainly thrown a few curveballs at Ryan Houston. But as he suits up today for his final game at UNC against Missouri in...

Weekend rewind: ACC Week 12
The bad: Ryan Houston’s fumble on the 5-yard line. With UNC on the verge of taking a 14-0 lead, Virginia Tech’s Antone Exum forced the...

ACC power rankings: Week 13
9. North Carolina (6-5, 2-5 ACC; LW: No. 9) – A fumble by Ryan Houston at the 5-yard line was a costly mistake, but it...

Fifth Quarter: Making sense of a wild weekend
Ryan Houston’s déjà vu: As a freshman in 2007, Ryan Houston fumbled away a chance inside the 5-yard line in a UNC loss at Virginia...

Tar Heels’ loss to Hokies weighs heavy on Ryan Houston
Most UNC players entered Virginia Tech’s Lane Stadium on Thursday night with nothing but positive feelings after the Tar Heels upset the Hokies two years...

Hokies slip away from Tar Heels
Too many key penalties and the loss of tailback Giovani Bernard in the second half added up to a 24-21 North Carolina defeat to Virginia...

UNC starts fast, errs, falls to Virginia Tech on road 24-21
The Tar Heels forced a turnover on Virginia Tech’s first snap, scored a touchdown three plays later, and then were inside the Hokies 5-yard line...

Bernard may get some relief
North Carolina could have at least a slightly different rotation at tailback on Saturday when it visits East Carolina for only the third time in...

UNC's Bernard shows he can bring the pain
In the preseason, UNC running backs Ryan Houston and Giovani Bernard received the nickname “Thunder and Lightning” because Houston was tough and Bernard was fast...

Tar Heels claim first win in ACC opener in 11 years
Ryan Houston returned to his roots as a short yardage back, rushing for 19 yards but reaching the end zone on runs of 1 and...

North Carolina tops Virginia 28-17, moves to 3-0
Bryn Renner threw two touchdown passes and Ryan Houston ran for two scores Saturday to help North Carolina beat Virginia 28-17. Giovani Bernard ran for...

Surprise starter Bernard delivers for Tar Heels
Each week there’s been one surprise starter for North Carolina. In Week 1 it was freshman walk-on Thomas Hibbard, who took over the punting duties...

Extra Points: Run Amok
Don't look now, but some runners with noticeable talent upsides and a cohesive and athletic offensive line are giving promise that a productive ground game...

Bernard's return bolsters UNC rushing attack
North Carolina's Giovani Bernard turned in a strong debut for the Tar Heels after missing last season with a knee injury. He could give the...

New Style of Tailback
Ever since Giovani Bernard chose to attend North Carolina, UNC football fans have eagerly awaited seeing him carry the ball. Saturday was that day, and...

The Walkthrough Podcast
The Walkthrough on TarHeelBlue is the only podcast that gets you inside Kenan Football Center. For Week One, Turner Walston of Tar Heel Monthly is...

Ryan Houston back for final run with Tar Heels
Ryan Houston hasn't played a game in 20 months and has barely practiced with any contact through the preseason. Yet the fifth-year senior is ready...

Tar Heels make Ryan Houston top running back
Ryan Houston has been limited to noncontact drills all training camp because of offseason shoulder surgery, but North Carolina's redshirt senior tailback has insisted all...

Ryan Houston will start at tailback for UNC
Redshirt senior Ryan Houston, limited to non-contact drills during training camp because of an off-season shoulder surgery, has said all month he would be ready...

Week 1 College Football Rankings: ACC
6. North Carolina – Although the Tar Heels will have a new coach, there’s a lot of potential with this team. The offense returns one...

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