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2012 Football Schedule Announced
In Larry Fedora's first year as head coach at UNC in 2012, the Tar Heels will play a seven-game home schedule that includes games against...

Former Tar Heels in the NFL Combine
UNC is well-represented at the NFL Combine, as Dwight Jones, Quinton Coples, and Zach Brown, among others, were all invited to participate. The Combine began...

Dan Disch, Part I: Moving Forward
Like his counterpart, Blake Anderson, defensive coordinator Dan Disch hasn’t spent a lot of time evaluating film from North Carolina’s 2011 season. It may sound...

Georgia Tech football schedule done, ACC release soon
With perhaps the largest remaining hurdle out of the way, the ACC could release its 2012 football schedule as early as Monday. Georgia Tech finalized...

Quinton Coples on defense at NFL Scouting Combine
We’re told that this year’s class of pass rushers isn’t as strong as some past draft classes, and that’s discouraging because NFL teams are constantly,...

Combine Interview: Tydreke Powell
How did this year's team cope with Coach Davis leaving and Coach Withers stepping in? “Coach Withers stepped in and handled to situation real well...

Combine Interview: Quinton Coples
Do you think it was fair for North Carolina to terminate Coach Davis? “I don’t think it was fair, but it’s a business just like...

Combine Interview: Zach Brown
What are you expecting for your 40-yard dash? “I want to run at least a 4.39. Low 4.4s or 4.3s, either one of them, but...

UNC defensive end Quinton Coples grilled on senior year
UNC defensive end Quinton Coples heard a lot of questions Saturday about whether he dogged it his final year with the Tar Heels. He can...

Quinton Coples out to prove he’s draft’s top DE
North Carolina’s Quinton Coples is regarded by most NFL draft experts as the top-rated defensive end in the upcoming draft. In his mind, he fits...

Video: Bryn Renner Surgery Update
UNC quarterback Bryn Renner with an update on his rehabilitation following the removal of bone spurs and his decision to put off surgery last summer...

Now a coach, Leon Johnson and parents reflect on football career
From his time as a Freedom High four-sport standout, to being drafted as a teenager by the San Francisco Giants, to playing a key part...

NCAA moves kickoffs to 35-yard line
Kickoffs in major college football will move from the 30 to the 35-yard line next season, a change intended to keep players safer. The change...

2012 UNC class adds to NFL legacy
The fact that cornerback Charles Brown, linebacker Zach Brown, defensive end Quinton Coples, wide receiver Dwight Jones, defensive end Donte Paige-Moss and defensive tackle Tydreke...

North Carolina's Zach Brown an intriguing mix for Packers
For Zach Brown, football was always Plan A. The North Carolina outside linebacker is expected to go in the first two rounds of April's draft...

UNC Tar Heels Nike Pro Combat Concept Helmet
It’s the offseason, why not have some fun with new helmet designs? Super talented designer Charles Sollars has released several Nike Pro Combat Concept Helmets...

NCCU panel discusses UNC football investigation
A panel at the N.C. Central School of Law took turns criticizing the NCAA and the University of North Carolina on Wednesday for their handling...

Blake Anderson, Part IV: Fast Signals
One of the most obvious new features to the North Carolina offense this fall will be its no-huddle tempo. Think of it as being in...

Exclusive T.J. Yates interview
Former UNC quarterback T.J. Yates got a standing ovation at the Dean Smith Center during the Tar Heels game with Clemson. "It's awesome,” Yates said...

ACC football schedule inches closer to completion
The ACC traditionally releases its football schedule for the following season in early February. But last week, it issued a statement indicating that the 2012...

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
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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