Brian Simmons Named UNC's ACC Football Legend
|Hometown:||New Bern, NC|
|High School:||New Bern|
|Born:||June 21, 1975 (43)|
Consensus All-America linebacker Brian Simmons is North Carolina's honoree among the 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Football Legends class announced on Tuesday. His jersey number (41)...Tuesday October 31, 2017
Tar Heel Greats To Join THSN Football Broadcasts In 2016
Former North Carolina football standouts William Henderson and Brian Simmons will join play-by-play voice Jones Angell and sideline reporter Lee Pace as analysts on Tar...
Monday August 29, 2016
Video: Catching up with Brian Simmons
After playing for a decade in the NFL, former Tar Heel Brian Simmons became an NFL scout for the Jacksonville Jaguars and returned to Chapel...
Wednesday March 26, 2014
Ex-Tar Heel Brian Simmons starting third season as an NFL scout
Brian Simmons played linebacker for 10 seasons in the National Football League. Now he is evaluating the talent. Simmons, a 1993 New Bern High graduate,...
Wednesday July 27, 2011
Extra Points Archives: Ultimate Defense
The lighting on this late afternoon in November lends a surreal quality to the image that shows Brian Simmons, Kivuusama Mays, Greg Ellis, Vonnie Holliday,...
Thursday September 10, 2009
Q&A with Butch Davis, Part I
"Coming to Carolina, there’d been enough years where they struggled and the team had been down since the last two or three seasons that Mack...Friday July 25, 2008
Brian Simmons out in New Orleans
Former North Carolina all-America linebacker Brian Simmons was released last week by the New Orleans Saints a year after signing a three-year contract with the...
Tuesday March 4, 2008
LB SIMMONS TO JOIN SAINTS
The Saints made their first free-agent acquisition of the offseason when veteran linebacker Brian Simmons agreed to a three-year contract with the Saints, his agent...
Wednesday March 7, 2007
Bengals cut Brian Simmons
In a surprise move, the Bengals this afternoon announced the termination of the contract of long-time linebacker Brian Simmons. The move appears to be financially...
Thursday March 1, 2007
Simmons in the circle
Bengals linebacker Brian Simmons is one of those salt-of-the-earth-it's-just-football-straight-shooters, so he isn’t going to dwell a lot on the circle of life thing. But when...
Thursday December 29, 2005