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North Carolina spring football wrap
New UNC coach Larry Fedora’s spread offense might not be the perfect fit for quarterback Renner. But Renner ran a spread offense while playing high...

New UNC football coaches to receive combined $4.07 million in their first year on the job
The University of North Carolina will pay its football coaching staff $4.07 million during its first year on the job, according to figures the university...

UNC football, basketball players 39 percent of suspect classes
Football and basketball players accounted for nearly four out of every 10 students enrolled in 54 classes at the heart of an academic fraud investigation...

Seven ACC players on Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list
Seven ACC players were among the 42 identified Tuesday as early candidates for the Lott IMPACT Trophy, named for Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott and...

Motivated by draft snub, Dwight Jones prepares for NFL chance
The sweat dripping from his beard and the motivation quietly burning off his body, Dwight Jones wants you to understand a few things about who...

Quinton Coples good enough, Jets coach Rex Ryan decides
Rex Ryan had already seen enough of Quinton Coples. And he liked everything about the first-round draft pick. So much so, the New York Jets...

New year, more adjustments for UNC's Bryn Renner
After running a pro-style offense for three seasons, UNC quarterback Bryn Renner is learning a spread offense under new coach Larry Fedora. The two offensive...

New York Jets move Quinton Coples around D-line in minicamp
Expect to see New York Jets' first-round draft pick Quinton Coples line up in all kinds of different positions across the defensive front line. At...

Report finds academic fraud evidence in UNC department
An internal investigation into UNC-Chapel Hill’s Department of African and Afro-American Studies has found evidence of academic fraud involving more than 50 classes that range...

Jonathan Smith looks to make mark with Bucs
Despite not being drafted over the weekend, Hillside graduate Jonathan Smith’s dream of playing in the NFL isn’t over yet. On Monday, the North Carolina...

Three Things: Spring Football
Spring football practice was conducted at a tempo not seen in recent memory in Chapel Hill. There was no prolonged stretch period at the beginning...

Most Important Player: North Carolina
Our series continues today with the Tar Heels, who will look to pick up the pace in Year 1 under coach Larry Fedora: WR Erik...

Tar Heels Sign With NFL Teams
Several University of North Carolina undrafted football players have reportedly signed either free agent contracts or have tryouts scheduled with NFL teams. Among those confirmed...

Tar Heel Tour Larry Fedora Notebook
First-year head coach Larry Fedora provided some new insight into how the offensive tempo will be managed. “It’s really not about going fast all of...

Tar Heels Compete In Chick-fil-A Challenge
UNC's team of Larry Fedora and Roy Williams finished tied for eighth at -6 in the 2012 Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge and won $20,000 for scholarships...

Video: Williams, Fedora, Fox Meet With Fans & Alumni In Greensboro
The annual Rams Club Tar Heels Tour made a stop in the Triad Monday Night. Head Coaches Roy Williams, Mike Fox and Larry Fedora came...

ACC’s 2012 football favorites look familiar
Coastal Division: 4. North Carolina - There’s still talent in the program with running back Gio Bernard, left tackle James Hurst and linebacker Kevin Reddick...

Did program turmoil cost Tar Heels on draft day?
It’s not a reach to suggest that UNC’s coaching transition didn’t help Quinton Coples and Zach Brown. Amid all the uncertainty that surrounded the Tar...

Tar Heels Honor Top Carolina Leadership Academy Participants
The Carolina Leadership Academy celebrated seven years as the premier leadership development program in college athletics on April 11 at its annual year-end banquet. The...

Four More Heels Rumored To Be Heading To NFL
Unconfirmed sources named four players as undrafted free agents heading to the NFL, at least for the time being: wide receiver Dwight Jones to the...

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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