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UNC AD Bubba Cunningham: It's time to move forward
Bubba Cunningham was hired in November, after NCAA violations involving academic fraud by football players took place. While acknowledging that lessons must be learned from...

UNC legal bills for NCAA probe top $467,000
UNC’s legal bills have topped $467,000 because of the scandal that erupted within its football team in 2010, spread to academic areas and resulted in...

Ranking the ACC's Offensive Lines for 2012
1. North Carolina – Quarterback Bryn Renner and running back Giovani Bernard will be two of the top players in the ACC, and both players...

Bryn Renner in Louisiana, as teacher and student
Bryn Renner is back at the Manning Passing Academy, this time as an invited counselor. He’ll spend the next three days helping teach youth football...

Tar Heel players named to football preseason watch lists
Making the Nagurski watch list is North Carolina linebacker Kevin Reddick. A senior from New Bern, Reddick has accumulated 190 career tackles in 31 starts...

Art Chansky: The Legal Team Was Too Late
UNC released documents Wednesday outlining a number of activities surrounding the NCAA probe of the Tar Heel football team. WCHL’s Art Chansky says that help...

Running the Spread
Much has been made of Coach Larry Fedora's spread offense since the day he was hired. What many may not realize is that when Fedora...

Three Tar Heels on Outland Watch List
The 2012 Outland Trophy Watch List, which goes to the best lineman in college football, as selected by the Football Writers Association of America, was...

A Sibling Rivalry
Growing up in an athletic household was never easy for Casey Barth. "In every sport we played, he would always beat me because he was...

One good reason: North Carolina
One good reason why North Carolina will play the role of spoiler: There is plenty of talent to work with offensively. First-year coach Larry Fedora...

Longevity lacking in ACC
Fans often wonder why the ACC hasn’t been able to rise above mediocrity in recent years and produce a national champion. Part of that can...

Meet The Heels Set For August 4th
The 2012 University of North Carolina football team will host "Meet The Heels" Saturday, August 4, at Kenan Stadium. Gates will open at 3...

UNC releases more documents related to football investigation
Letters and e-mails released Wednesday by North Carolina have provided more details into the academic fraud that may have taken place in the football program...

UNC downplayed tutor’s actions to NCAA
UNC athletic officials downplayed the impact of a tutor’s help on a football player’s paper while trying to get him reinstated by the NCAA, according...

Casey Barth will have to kick his way back into Groza Award contention
Casey Barth showed he was healthy again by kicking a pair of field goals in North Carolina’s spring football game in April. But apparently, the...

Which football coaching jobs are underrated?
UNC is always going to be a basketball school, but there's no reason its football program shouldn't thrive in the ACC. North Carolina is one...

Notre Dame confirms negotiations for Orange Bowl tie-in with ACC
No surprise there: ACC commissioner John Swofford suggested as much last month, when he more or less confirmed that Notre Dame was on the Orange...

Best football coaching jobs in the ACC
7. North Carolina: Usually this would be higher on the list, but because of the academic black eye the university has suffered, this has to...

Camp priorities
As summer camp draws closer, a few questions stand out as far as top priorities for first-year Coach Larry Fedora, his staff and their new...

Erik Highsmith: Aiming High
Erik Highsmith enters his senior year with 113 receptions for 1,499 yards and 10 touchdowns in his college career, ranking just outside UNC’s all-time top...

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 Tickets

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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