Greatest former UNC athlete by state (Maine): John Bunting
|Hometown:||Silver Spring, MD|
|Born:||July 15, 1950 (69)|
|Notes:||Football, Head Football Coach|
John Bunting went to high school in Maryland, but he was born in Maine and to this day spends his summers in a cottage there...Tuesday May 21, 2019
John Bunting encourages young students to reach for their dreams
Former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker and UNC head football coach John Bunting visited South Topsail Elementary Tuesday to speak with classes about performing their best in...Friday March 23, 2018
Tommy Thigpen Joins UNC Football Staff
Former All-ACC linebacker and veteran coach Tommy Thigpen has returned to the UNC football coaching staff. Thigpen, who played at Carolina for Mack Brown, was...
Tuesday January 9, 2018
Perspective on UNC football under Larry Fedora
Since arriving in Chapel Hill, Larry Fedora has guided UNC to a bowl game every season that they have been eligible. You know who did...
Saturday October 14, 2017
Endowment fund named for Bill Dooley
John Bunting makes it clear his college football coach was about more than Xs and Os. “Coach Dooley always wanted his players to become good...
Saturday April 15, 2017
Bunting on Bill Dooley: ‘He changed the landscape in the ACC’
Former UNC football coach John Bunting joined The David Glenn Show on Wednesday to discuss the legacy of Bill Dooley. A college coach for 36...
Monday August 15, 2016
Audio: Bunting - Dooley "is a legend"
Former UNC football player and coach, John Bunting, joins Adam Gold and Joe Ovies of Raleigh sports talk station 99.9 The Fan to lament the...
Saturday August 13, 2016
A decade later, John Bunting finds peace in his post-football life
Outside the 3,600-square-foot house John Bunting and his wife had built after he lost the only coaching job he ever really wanted, a breeze rustles...Sunday May 1, 2016
Extra Points: Bunting, Ten Years Later
It’s been 45 years since John Bunting co-captained Carolina’s 1971 ACC championship team. It’s been 15 since he coached his Tar Heel squad to one...
Monday April 25, 2016
Chase Rice On NFL Dreams And NASCAR Victories With Jimmie Johnson
Among those voracious gridiron faithful includes country star Chase Rice, who was on the verge of being an NFL player after making a name for...
Saturday September 27, 2014