Larry Fedora Live: Freeman Jones an Early Bright Spot
There weren’t many highlights in North Carolina’s loss at ECU last Saturday, but one that stood out was senior kicker Freeman Jones. With UNC’s offense...Thursday September 13, 2018
Freeman "Free" Jones
As Freeman Jones lines up for and then makes a 37-yard field goal, a collective yell echoes from both the offensive and defensive sidelines as...Thursday August 17, 2017
A Tale of Two Kickers
UNC's football roster boasts three kickers for the upcoming season: Freeman Jones, freshman Noah Ruggles — who comes to UNC as a highly-touted recruit —...
Thursday August 17, 2017
Freeman Jones Preparing for Kicking Opportunity
Junior Freeman Jones is the likely favorite to grab UNC’s starting placekicker role. Jones is currently battling freshmen Noah Ruggles and Cooper Graham to replace...
Monday August 14, 2017
Beleaguered kicking game vows to improve
According to Coach Larry Fedora, junior Nick Weiler is guaranteed to handle some kicking duties this season. Kickoff duty, to be more specific. But that’s...
Friday August 28, 2015
Nick Weiler Atop Place Kicker Depth Chart
Larry Fedora told his radio show audience on Tuesday that he had a feeling who would start at placekicker next Thursday night against South Carolina,...
Tuesday August 25, 2015
Extra Points: Kick Starts
Corbin Daly and Freeman Jones, both redshirt freshmen, are focal points of the Tar Heels’ spring and summer development process as coach Larry Fedora and...
Friday March 6, 2015
Position battle winners at LT, DE, CB and K as UNC breaks camp
My article on Monday focused on what’s still uncertain as UNC enters game week, such as the starting QB, Ethan Farmer’s eligibility and the running...Tuesday August 26, 2014
Options Available at Place Kicker
One position that has seen a healthy competition this August is placekicker, where senior Thomas Moore, sophomore Nick Weiler and true freshman Freeman Jones represent...
Wednesday August 20, 2014
Signing Day Updates: Meet UNC's 2014 Football Recruiting Class
Meet the UNC Football Signing Day class of 2014. Check back throughout the day as National Letters of Intent continue to roll in...
Wednesday February 5, 2014