Fedora Talks Heels In Spring TeleconferenceUNC football coach Larry Fedora participated in the annual ACC football coaches spring teleconference Wednesday afternoon. Here is what the fifth-year Tar Heels coach had to say. (Tar Heel Illustrated)
Larry Fedora discusses offensive line battlesSenior John Ferranto started at right guard in North Carolina's Spring Game on Saturday. The versatile offensive lineman has started both as a tackle and a guard during his UNC career. Based on CarolinaBlue's sources, Ferranto will be competing for the open right guard spot with Brad Henson and Will Dancy as the Tar Heels enter preseason camp. (Carolina Blue)
Eric Ebron presents gift to military family from Operation HomefrontDetroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron got out of the conditioning room Tuesday to participate in a surprise presentation for a Michigan military family. Ebron had the honor of presenting a gift of free groceries for one year from Eckrich for Jeffrey and Kristine James. Eckrich partnered with Operation Homefront to thank, honor and support military families. (WXYZ.com)
Larry Fedora: New Coaches Make ACC Coastal 'A Lot Stronger'North Carolina had its run of the ACC Coastal Division last season, finishing 6-0 in division play and earning way to a spot in the conference championship game against Clemson. Head coach Larry Fedora says that trek will be more difficult this season. “I don't think there is any doubt about it,” Fedora said during Wednesday's ACC coaches teleconference. (Campus Insiders)
UNC Football Preparing For Tough SeasonWhen it comes to repeating as Coastal Division champions this season, Larry Fedora and the UNC football team will have their work cut out for them. On top of facing perennial ACC powerhouse Florida State at Tallahassee and traveling to Athens to take on Georgia, the Tar Heels will also have to deal with the rejuvenated Miami and Virginia Tech programs. (Chapelboro.com)
UNC's Fedora can't be sure what he'll get from UGA offenseThere are still four and half months for UNC football coach Larry Fedora to prepare for the 2016 season opener against Georgia, but there remain a lot of unknowns about the Bulldogs' offense. “I think one of the biggest factors is the unknown of the coaching staff,” Fedora said on Wednesday. The teams meet Sept. 3 in the Georgia Dome in Atlanta in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game. (Online Athens)
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Video: Bad Lip Reading - Tar Heel Coaches EditionIt's Bad Lip Reading, North Carolina coaches style! Originally shown at the 2016 Rammys on Monday, April 18 2016.
UNC's Freshmen Make Most of First SpringEight player skipped their final semesters in high school to enroll in January to jumpstart their collegiate careers, and more than a few made their presence felt on Saturday. Running back Jordon Brown led all rushers with 85 yards on 11 carries, while linebacker Jonathan Smith and defensive backs Myles Dorn and Myles Wolfolk were factors on defense. (Inside Carolina)
Cayson Collins discusses linebackers, improvements on defenseOutside linebacker Cayson Collins has shown flashes of brilliant play over his two years at UNC. Collins has demonstrated a knack for being in the right place at the right time to deliver a big hit or force and recover a fumble. Mostly a reserve in the previous two seasons, the 6-1, 235-pound Charlotte native will be counted to be a big time player in 2016. (Carolina Blue)
Chansky’s Notebook: No. 10’s No. 1!C’mon, Coach, we know No. 10 is your starting quarterback. Dear Larry Fedora, I know all coaches like to keep the competition for positions open, but Mitch Trubisky is your starter at quarterback by a half mile. Heck, half the fans wanted him to start, or at least play more, last season. Marquise was great, but he had his moments when he needed to be on the sideline standing next to you. (Chapelboro.com)
Video: UNC Athletics - Bring 'Em OutDiving teammates Jack Nyquist and Ozzie Moyer wrote an "Even More Fire" version of Bring 'Em Out. Tar Heel Style featuring all of UNC's talented teams.
High expectations surround Mitch Trubisky as he takes reins as UNC quarterbackMarquise Williams completed his eligibility as North Carolina's quarterback in December having established more than 20 school records and led the Tar Heels to an 11-win season. But Williams expects many of those marks to be broken the next two seasons as his understudy, Mitch Trubisky, has taken over the reins of the Tar Heel offense this spring. (Fayetteville Observer)
Rammys Recognize Tar Heel SuccessesFrom the opening strains of the all-sports video score to the closing cheers of the alma mater, the fourth-annual Rammy Awards highlighted UNC’s successes of the past year within the Department of Athletics and beyond. The awards show recognized student-athletes and teams that have excelled academically, athletically and in service. (GoHeels.com)
Video: Mack Hollins Mic'd Up at 2016 Spring GameMack Hollins finished UNC's spring game with 111 yards receiving and 1 touchdown. Hear all about it has the senior wide out was Mic'd Up during his standout performance.
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