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Yates struggles as Texans' magical season comes to an end
It's a shame T.J. Yates will be remembered for his performance in Baltimore. Yes, he made mistakes, three of them, in fact. Yes, all three...

Texans’ fate starts, ends with Yates
No, the main reason the Texans enter the game as 7½-point underdogs is their starting quarterback. In a round that features past Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks...

Former UNC assistant Joe Robinson hired by South Carolina
Shortly after the departure of John Butler, the Gamecocks have a new special teams coach. Former North Carolina assistant coach Joe Robinson was hired to...

Giants' Hakeem Nicks cashed in on Falcons' defensive strategy
The Atlanta Falcons felt the best way to shut down the Giants passing game in last Sunday’s NFC wild card playoff game was assign two...

Pagano familiar with Texans QB Yates from their time at UNC
Ravens defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano spent one season as the defensive coordinator at the University of North Carolina. After that 2007 season with the Tar...

Tennessee Volunteers name Sam Pittman offensive line coach
Tennessee has filled one of the four vacancies on its football coaching staff. Former North Carolina assistant Sam Pittman will replace the departing Harry Hiestand...

Randy Jordan Coming Home
North Carolina head football coach Larry Fedora is leaning to a familiar face to Tar Heel fans to lead his running backs, as Randy Jordan...

Randy Jordan Finalizes UNC's Coaching Staff
Former Texas A&M running backs coach and Tar Heel standout Randy Jordan has accepted the running backs coach position at North Carolina, according to multiple...

Catching Up With: Woody Durham
For 40 years, Woody Durham spent hours preparing to call North Carolina football and basketball games on the radio, carefully hand-writing color-coded scoring charts that...

Mistakes don’t shake rookie quarterback T.J. Yates
Yates rebounded from an uneven first quarter to complete 11 of 20 passes with no interceptions for 159 yards and a score, and the rookie’s...

UNC Defensive Coordinator Art Kaufman Joins Texas Tech Staff
Texas Tech coach Tommy Tuberville has asked an old assistant to come run the Red Raiders defense. TTU announced this evening that former North Carolina...

Robert Quinn named in second lawsuit by former agent
Former North Carolina football player Robert Quinn is being sued by his former agent Carl Carey. Carey’s recent lawsuit expands on a similar suit filed...

Hakeem Nicks has big day and earns spotlight with performance against Falcons
Nicks caught six passes for 115 yards and two touchdowns and —in Cruz fashion —added a touchdown dance to boot. “I didn’t feel like I...

Hakeem Nicks part of WR duo that gives Giants options on offense
Hakeem Nicks knows it will happen at some point. Sometime this summer, when the season has long been over, the Giants’ No. 1 wideout will...

Yates guides Texans to first playoff win
The Houston Texans turned to their kids to win the first playoff appearance in franchise history, a 31-10 rout of the Cincinnati Bengals. J.J. and...

Yates, not Dalton, plays like a veteran QB
When Matt Schaub was knocked out for the season in Week 10, the Texans were left for dead. The next game, that thought was confirmed...

TJ Yates prepares for biggest game of his young career
Rookie T.J. Yates is starting the biggest game of his brief career Saturday against Cincinnati. He’s under a lot of pressure not to make mistakes...

T.J. Yates not feeling like a rookie as he guides Texans to first-ever playoff game
T.J. Yates figured he’d spend his rookie year with the Houston Texans on the sideline learning from veteran quarterback Matt Schaub. That plan changed when...

Texans’ TJ Yates shows his toughness in brief appearance against Titans
When the Texans host Cincinnati in the first playoff game in franchise history on Saturday, they expect to have rookie T.J. Yates as their starting...

Greg Little, Browns' receivers make sure-handed plays
Greg Little had become notorious for allowing balls to slip through his fingers. However, against the Cardinals, Little caught five passes for 131 yards. He...

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