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Chansky: Bubba Breaks In
When Bubba Cunningham was hired as Carolina’s new athletic director last October, his first task was to find a football coach that would separate UNC...

Jets take North Carolina DE Coples with 16th pick
Rex Ryan kept his promise to Quinton Coples. The New York Jets coach told the North Carolina defensive end last week that the team would...

Coples: "He can be as good as he wants to be"
Thursday night was a night of dreams for former North Carolina defensive lineman Quinton Coples, as he was taken with the No. 16 overall selection...

New York Jets Select Quinton Coples at No. 16
North Carolina defensive end Quinton Coples was selected by the New York Jets with the No. 16 selection in the NFL Draft on Thursday. Jets...

BCS Recommends Four Team Playoff
The reality of a college football playoff got another step closer Thursday when the BCS announced it was recommending a four-team playoff beginning in 2014...

Quinton Coples, where does he get drafted?
One definite possibility for Quinton Coples in the top 10 is the Carolina Panthers. Pro Football Weekly's Nolan Nawrocki, also a contributor to Yahoo! Sports,...

Tar Heels Ready for NFL Draft
The NFL Draft begins on Thursday evening and several Tar Heel players will be waiting to hear their names called by one of 32 NFL...

Tar Heel Tour Notebook
Roy Williams called this past season “hard”. Despite the 32-6 record, Williams said the team never “had the chance to celebrate” aside from the victory...

Quinton Coples awaits his NFL destination
Quinton Coples should hear his name called tonight in the first round of the NFL draft. He just doesn’t know whether he will hear it...

Fedora: Tar Heels need more depth
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora changed the formations and the pace of play during spring practices, but one thing he couldn’t adjust was the roster...

Quinton Coples could figure into first-round plans for Panthers
The Carolina Panthers could use a cornerback, a safety, an offensive lineman, a defensive tackle and a wide receiver. They require a pass rusher. The...

Larry Fedora on N.C. State: I don’t want to legitimize their program
Larry Fedora has yet to coach his first game at North Carolina but already he has added some zest to the Tar Heels’ football rivalry...

Larry Fedora looking for playmakers in spread offense
One of Larry Fedora's objectives during his first spring practice as head coach at North Carolina was to identify playmakers. Playmakers are the guys who...

Quinton Coples seen as enigma entering NFL draft
Is Quinton Coples more the player who displayed flashes of dominance during his years at UNC? Or is he more the player prone to taking...

NFL draft analyst on UNC’s Quinton Coples: ‘I wouldn’t draft him’
The Carolina Panthers should not draft UNC defensive end Quinton Coples with the No.9 overall pick Thursday night, according to NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock...

Spring Football Report: North Carolina
To say the Tar Heels missed placekicker Casey Barth last season is an understatement. Barth, left, was on the verge of setting the school record...

Wednesday Larry Fedora Quotes
"I'm concerned with the offensive line, the depth on the offensive line. I'm concerned with our depth at the receiver position, I'm concerned with depth...

Larry Fedora's thoughts on UNC's spring practice
"We had three objectives coming out of spring ball this year. One was [that] our kids would have an understanding of our base in all...

Carolina Panthers show interest in former UNC DE Quinton Coples
The Panthers sent three scouts and an assistant coach to Chapel Hill in March to watch former North Carolina defensive end Quinton Coples at the...

Official Pairings Announced for Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge
The Chick-fil-A Bowl today announced the official pairings for the sixth annual Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament. North Carolina is represented by men's basketball...

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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