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Video: Seth Littrell Mic'd Up at Spring Football Practice

North Carolina assistant head coach for offense and tight ends coach Seth Littrell gets mic'd up during a recent spring practice. View Video...

John Ferranto seeks to fill big shoes

UNC is looking to find a replacement at left tackle for the 2014 season between three players---third-year sophomore John Ferranto, redshirt freshman R.J. Prince, and true freshman January enrollee Bentley Spain. So far through the first month of spring football leading up to Saturday's Spring Game in Kenan Stadium, it appears Ferranto has held off his younger challengers. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

UNC Defense Building Depth

North Carolina completed its spring open scrimmage schedule on Friday, and for the first time during the Larry Fedora era, defensive quantity can finally be viewed as a positive attribute. For the first time in recent memory, UNC’s defense is close to being able to fill out a complete three-deep with its roster, and that’s not even including the freshmen who will arrive for summer school in a few months. (Inside Carolina)

UNC Football Post-Greensboro Scrimmage Quotes

Desmond Lawrence on this year's team: "I think there is more camaraderie. I think there are a lot of guys that want to be leaders. A lot of guys know that some of the things we did last year are not acceptable this year. Just putting our heads down. I think the defense is a lot faster, the offense is a lot faster. What we are about is smart, fast, and physical. Coach Fedora says it everyday." (Carolina Blue)

Connor Barth Makes His Return as Bucs Open Workouts

When the Tampa Bay Bucs open offseason workouts, there will be a lot of new faces for the team to learn. But the team will be glad that one familiar face will be returning. Kicker Connor Barth, who missed the 2013 season with an injury to his Achilles, said he is 100 percent and ready to go. "I'm starting to feel that strength come back and that power," Barth said. (The Ledger)

Marquise Williams takes center stage

Just a year ago, practice was a slog for Marquise Williams, but he’s a different man now, and this is a different team. It’s his team, he said, even if his coach hasn’t made that distinction official. In the midst of a quarterback competition Larry Fedora still insists is too close to call, Williams is enjoying every moment of the battle. He’s not simply interested in winning the job. He wants to own the team. (ESPN.com)

Spring Game Set For April 12 At 3 p.m.

Carolina will hold its annual Spring Game on Saturday, April 12, at 3 p.m. Admission is free and the game will be broadcast on ESPN3.com. Pregame fan activities at the Spring Game begin at 11 a.m. at the Bell Tower Park in front of Kenan Football Center with live music, food vendors and Chapel Hill Sportswear merchandise tents. (GoHeels.com)

Scrimmage Impressions

North Carolina's football program played its second spring scrimmage Friday night at Greensboro's Grimsley High School, as well over a thousand people jammed into Whirlies Stadium to see the Tar Heels in action. (Tar Heel Illustrated)

Video: Larry Fedora Breaks Down Greensboro Scrimmage

North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora breaks down the good and the bad from the spring football scrimmage in Greensboro. View Video...

Tar Heels scrimmage works for fans, players, coach

Football in April wasn’t a hard sell Friday night as several thousand people wandered into Jamieson Stadium to watch Carolina work out under the lights. The traveling Tar Heels have tried this before with soggy results, but this time it worked out for everyone as UNC managed to get through a spring practice before the storms hit and everyone in Greensboro with a light blue shirt showed up to watch. (Greensboro News & Record)

Turner's Take: On the Gridiron at Grimsley

Carolina football practiced at Grimsley High School in Greensboro on Friday for the second of two out-of-town football scrimmages. Gate City native T.J. Logan was the star attraction under the lights, and the freshman delivered. He was electric every time he touched the ball, making defenders miss and showing off his quickness, getting to the sideline and dancing for first downs. (GoHeels.com)

Greensboro UNC Football Scrimmage Highlights

InsideCarolina.com provides highlights from North Carolina's open Spring football scrimmage at Greensboro Grimsley High School on Friday night. (Inside Carolina)

Chase Rice Makes Opry Debut

Chase Rice made his debut on the stage of the Grand Ole Opry this week. Rice performed his current single, ‘Ready Set Roll,’ as well has ‘How She Rolls’ and ‘Jack Daniel’s and Jesus’ to a nearly sold out crowd at the hallowed venue on Tuesday, March 25. (The Boot)

TE Eric Ebron visits Buffalo Bills

There has been a steady stream of pre-draft visitors at One Bills Drive all week, but Friday saw the arrival of the first blue chip prospect. North Carolina TE Eric Ebron arrived at the team’s Orchard Park facility along with Oregon State DE Scott Crichton and LSU RB Jeremy Hill. Ebron is the unanimous top prospect at the tight end position among NFL scouts for the 2014 draft class. (Buffalo Bills)

UNC's Wide Receiver Resurgence

North Carolina will look to mesh its young talent at wide receiver with standout Quinshad Davis and other veteran options in hopes of providing a lethal yet efficient offensive product this fall. The Tar Heel receivers are a young unit as a whole, despite the fact that they ranked 28th in the nation in passing yards (277.4 ypg) and 31st in passing efficiency in 2013. (Inside Carolina)

Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 38
Georgia Tech: 31
Sat, Oct 3 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Wake Forest
Sat, Oct 17, 7:00 ET RSN Tickets

UNC vs. Virginia
Sat, Oct 24, TBD Tickets

UNC @ Pittsburgh
Thu, Oct 29, 7:00 ET ESPN Tickets

Full UNC Football Schedule

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