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Ranking the Best Football-Basketball Coaching Tandems in the ACC
5. North Carolina: Football: Larry Fedora | Basketball: Roy Williams; The coaches have more in common than a Chapel Hill zip code. Both would like...

Top 5 2014 NFL Draft prospects by position: Tight ends
1. Eric Ebron, North Carolina: Ultra-athletic playmaker with the size, speed and movement skills to create mismatches at the next level. Scouts view him as...

Larry Fedora takes subtle jab at Saban in ripping defensive sub proposal
You can add Larry Fedora to the growing chorus of those questioning the rationale behind the proposal.  The North Carolina head coach, who would be...

Tar Heels Help Give Kids Healthy Smiles
Carolina student-athletes spend lots of time making kids smile, but recently their efforts went toward making sure those smiles are healthy ones. Several Tar Heels...

Spring Storylines: February 13
Chapel Hill may be snowed under, but the clock is ticking toward the Blue Dawn conditioning period (beginning Monday) and spring practice. Here are some...

Ranking ACC's 2014 nonconference football schedules
The Tar Heels have a big challenge ahead of them in non-conference play. Nobody needs to be reminded that East Carolina beat this team in...

Top 10 ACC Running Backs of the BCS Era
4. Giovani Bernard, North Carolina (2011-12): It’s a shame fans in the ACC only got two seasons of Bernard because he could have been really...

Bengals rookie review: Giovani Bernard
Overall, Giovani Bernard had a better rookie season than most outside the locker room could have anticipated. After veteran BenJarvus Green-Ellis carried Cincinnati's running game...

Seven UNC Players Invited to the NFL Combine
National champion Florida State led the ACC with eight players heading to the NFL draft combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis Feb. 19-25, but...

Post-Signing Day Football Top 25
16. North Carolina Tar Heels: UNC's recruiting class wasn't ranked in the top 25 nationally and was probably in the middle of the pack in...

Ryan Switzer in rare air at North Carolina
Can Ryan Switzer someday be a first-round pick in the NFL Draft? What about a Heisman Trophy winner? Those might seem like outlandish questions to...

Kevin Reddick: 2013 season in review
Kevin Reddick led the New Orleans Saints in special teams tackles in 2013. This two-time team captain at North Carolina joined the Saints as a...

UNC Adds Heckendorf, Porter To Football Staff
Keith Heckendorf and Larry Porter have been hired as the newest members of the North Carolina football coaching staff, head coach Larry Fedora announced Monday...

Jacksonville Jaguars hire UNC football's head athletic trainer
The Jacksonville Jaguars named Scott Trulock head athletic trainer, the club announced Monday. Trulock spent the past seven seasons in the same capacity for the...

Salaries for UNC football trail ACC
Among the eight ACC universities required to disclose public records in USA Today’s database, UNC ranked last in total assistant football coach pay at about...

Darian Durant ready to pursue another CFL title
Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant has spent the CFL off-season basking in the glow of being a champion. While he has enjoyed that, it isn't...

Tar Heel Trailblazer: Ricky Lanier
Ricardo 'Ricky' Lanier's impact on Carolina football goes far beyond a single line in the media guide. In the fall of 1967, he became the...

Stress-Free Signing Day Allows Fedora to Look Ahead at 2015
North Carolina’s football signing day was a bit anticlimactic compared to some of the other buzz and excitement of coaches hanging over fax machines across...

Porter, Heckendorf to Complete UNC Football Staff
North Carolina is set to name former Texas assistant coach Larry Porter as its running backs coach and Arkansas state assistant coach Keith Heckendorf as...

Extra Points: All Business
UNC officially signed 22 football players on Wednesday (five of them already having enrolled), and the only intrigue was the fact that a Maryland offensive...

Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 39
Cincinnati: 17
Sat, Dec 28 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Liberty
Sat, Aug 30 TBD Tickets

UNC vs. San Diego State
Sat, Sep 6 TBD Tickets

UNC @ East Carolina
Sat, Sep 20 TBD

Full UNC Football Schedule

Radio/TV Affiliates (pdf file)

Tar Heels in the NFL
PlayerTeam
Brandon TateCincinnati Bengals
Brennan WilliamsHouston Texans
Bruce CarterDallas Cowboys
Cam ThomasPittsburgh Steelers
Connor BarthTampa Bay Buccaneers
Da'Norris SearcyBuffalo Bills
Dwight JonesNew York Jets
Giovani BernardCincinnati Bengals
Greg LittleCleveland Browns
Greg WarrenPittsburgh Steelers
Hakeem NicksIndianapolis Colts
Jonathan CooperArizona Cardinals
Julius PeppersGreen Bay Packers
Kevin ReddickNew Orleans Saints
Quinton CoplesNew York Jets
Robert QuinnSt. Louis Rams
Ryan TaylorGreen Bay Packers
Sylvester WilliamsDenver Broncos
T.J. YatesHouston Texans
Travis BondCarolina Panthers
Zach BrownTennessee Titans

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