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Video: Quinshad Davis Sets All Time UNC TD Receptions Record

Quinshad Davis set a new UNC record for touchdown receptions in a career with 22 when he added a score against Illinois. The senior from South Carolina passed Hakeem Nicks on the all-time list. View Video...

Tar Heels Staying Fresh on Georgia Tech

Sunday is corrections day at Navy Fields, a practice session in which the North Carolina coaching staff works through miscues from the previous day’s game. It also provides an opportunity for a brief period dedicated to Georgia Tech’s multifaceted rushing offense. UNC travels to Atlanta for its ACC opener against the Yellow Jackets on Oct. 3. (Inside Carolina)

Video: UNC Football Weekly Press Conference Recap - Delaware

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora, quarterback Marquise Williams, and cornerback Des Lawrence reflect on last week's win over Illinois and preparing for the Delaware Blue Hens to visit Kenan Stadium. View Video...

UNC will go as far as the offense allows

The 48-14 win over Illinois at home was thorough, and as good an effort as North Carolina has had against a Power 5 team in awhile. With an improved offensive line and a fifth-year senior quarterback – plus plenty of weapons – this team is going to go as far as its offense can take it. And so it was big that quarterback Marquise Williams looked much better than he had all season. (WRAL Sports Fan)

UNC's Switzer, Turner honored by ACC for Week 3 performances

An 85-yard punt return for a touchdown and a school record 168 return yards were enough for North Carolina’s Ryan Switzer to earn ACC Special Teams Player of the Week. UNC senior lineman Landon Turner was also honored by the conference Monday as the Offensive Lineman of the Week. It is the second time Turner has earned the honor in three weeks. (WRAL Sports Fan)

Heels' offense, defense, special teams add up to a Fedora hat trick

Larry Fedora, UNC, Grade: A. It’s been a long time since the Tar Heels had a more impressive performance in a game against an Autonomy-5 non-league opponent than the 48-14 rout of Illinois. After struggling on the game’s first drive, the defense recovered effectively. Marquise Williams was an offensive catalyst throughout and the special teams were out of sight. (WRAL Sports Fan)

Star defensive backs discuss Saturday's win

In just three games Donnie Miles and M.J. Stewart have become standouts in the 2015 North Carolina secondary. Miles, a redshirt sophomore from Florida, is leading the team in tackles from the strong safety position. After the Illinois win "Donnie Buckets" has 28 total tackles. Stewart, a 5-foot-11, 200 pound cornerback from Virginia has 11 total tackles, two interceptions, and three pass-breakups. (Carolina Blue)

Undrafted to the Ring of Honor for former Colts center Jeff Saturday

Jeff Saturday will be at the center position again on Monday night at Lucas Oil Stadium. But rather than handing the ball off to Peyton Manning, the former Indianapolis Colts center and current ESPN NFL analyst will be center stage as he’ll be inducted into the team’s Ring of Honor at halftime of their game against the New York Jets. “I honestly believe my career has been much better than I deserved,” Saturday said. (ESPN.com)

Ryan Switzer Named To Hornung Honor Roll

Three offensive skill players and one defensive back combined for almost 800 all-purpose yards and scored TDs three different ways – receiving, punt return and passing – to earn the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll exemplifying their versatility on the field. Wide receivers Jakeen Grant (Texas Tech), Ryan Switzer (UNC) and running back Christian McCaffrey (Stanford) are newcomers to the Honor Roll. (GoHeels.com)

Extra Points: Jump Starts

It’s been 38 years since the Tar Heels so thoroughly dominated an opponent from the Big Ten, SEC, Big 12 or Pac-12 conferences as they did in their 48-14 destruction of Illinois Saturday in Kenan Stadium. A Bill Dooley-coached team traveled to Northwestern in 1977 and, with a freshman named Amos Lawrence gaining 101 yards on 10 carries in his third game, hammered the Wildcats 41-7. (GoHeels.com)

Giovani Bernard bursts out of shadows to carry Cincy

Enter Giovani Bernard, the 5-9, 205-pound, third-year speedster out of North Carolina who, of late, had been operating in Hill's shadow. Against San Diego, however, he kept popping out of the shadow and around Chargers tacklers. By day's end, Bernard had gained 123 yards on 20 carries. He had five runs for double-digit yardage. He caught three passes for 16 yards. (Lexington Herald-Leader)

Jeff Saturday: From pumping gas to the Colts Ring of Honor

After every last one of the scouts at Jeff Saturday's North Carolina pro day told him he was too small and too slow, that his arms were too short, that he'd never sniff a single down in the NFL, he hopped in his car and headed to his afternoon shift at the Eastgate BP. That's where the All-ACC center worked in the summers, where he pumped gas, cleaned bathrooms and plugged tires. (Indianapolis Star)

Even coach Larry Fedora likes Tar Heels' effort in win over Illinois

When the game is going on, UNC coach Larry Fedora usually prefers to keep his gruff exterior intact. If you make a good play, don't look for him to be the one to send congratulations your way. But during the course of his Tar Heels' 48-14 rout of Illinois, even he had to break character. "He was there congratulating the defense every time we came off the field," UNC cornerback Des Lawrence said. (Fayetteville Observer)

Two UNC Records Broken in Win Over Illinois

UNC saw a couple of records broken on Saturday. First up, senior WR Quinshad Davis moved to the top of UNC's career touchdown receptions list with his 22nd scoring catch in the first half. Davis had been tied with Hakeem Nicks at 21, though Nicks' record came with an asterisk due to his involvement in NCAA violations during his Tar Heel career. Davis' record will not be so blemished. (Tar Heel Blog)

ACC Football Week 3 Power Rankings

6 (tie). North Carolina Tar Heels (2-1): If not for some foolish mistakes in an opening week loss to South Carolina, UNC might be 3-0 and making a case for the top spot in our power rankings. As it is, the Tar Heels had no problem thumping previously undefeated Illinois, with Marquise Williams looking like he’s completely rebounded from that rough first outing. (ESPN.com)

Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 35
Virginia: 14
Sat, Oct 22 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Georgia Tech
Sat, Nov 5, TBD Tickets

UNC @ Duke
Thu, Nov 10, 7:30 ET ESPN Tickets

UNC vs. The Citadel
Sat, Nov 19, TBD Tickets

Full UNC Football Schedule

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ACC Football Scoreboard
Virginia Tech39
at Pittsburgh36
at Virginia0
SAT, OCT 29 12:00 PM ET
at Georgia Tech0
SAT, OCT 29 12:00 PM ET
Boston College0
at NC State0
SAT, OCT 29 12:30 PM ET
at Wake Forest0
SAT, OCT 29 3:30 PM ET
at Notre Dame0
SAT, OCT 29 3:30 PM ET
at Florida State0
SAT, OCT 29 8:00 PM ET
Live scores provided via data feed and may be delayed by a couple of minutes

ACC Football Standings
Coastal DivisionACCOverall
(25) Virginia Tech4-16-2
(21) North Carolina4-16-2
Georgia Tech1-34-3

Atlantic DivisionACCOverall
(3) Clemson4-07-0
(5) Louisville4-16-1
(12) Florida State2-25-2
Wake Forest2-25-2
NC State1-24-3
Boston College0-43-4

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