Freeman Jones Preparing for Kicking Opportunity
|Hometown:||Fairfax Station, VA|
|High School:||Lake Braddock|
|Born:||October 6, 1993 (25)|
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
Nick Weiler Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society
North Carolina place-kicker Nick Weiler has been named to the 2017 National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from...Wednesday April 5, 2017
North Carolina trolls Florida State with "This is SportsCenter" parody
Nick Weiler is perhaps best known for his game-winning 54-yard field goal against the Florida State Seminoles last season -- and the video wastes no...
Monday March 13, 2017
Nick Weiler Among 2017 NFL Combine's Biggest Snubs
10. Nick Weiler, K, North Carolina: You might remember Weiler for his tomahawk chop celebration after drilling a 54-yarder to beat Florida State. He did...
Tuesday February 21, 2017
Caleb Peterson, Nick Weiler Named To All-ACC Academic Football Team
North Carolina guard Caleb Peterson and kicker Nick Weiler were named to the 2016 All-ACC Academic Football Team on Wednesday. Peterson, an exercise and sport...
Wednesday February 8, 2017
Tar Heel kicker who beat FSU popular with Gators fans
Nick Weiler made 193 kicks at UNC, but he's known best for a 54-yard field goal as time expired to give the Tar Heels a...
Thursday January 19, 2017
Extra Points: Game-Winning Choices
Now, there’s nothing scientific about this and there are no official measurements from Nike about the differing performances of the footballs. It’s all merely preference,...
Tuesday January 10, 2017
Video: North Carolina arrives in El Paso
The UNC football team arrives in El Paso for the Sun Bowl and sings 'Feliz Navidad' with a mariachi band at the airport, Larry Fedora...Monday December 26, 2016
UNC OT Jon Heck on changing the culture
Jon Heck was a three-star recruit who hailed from Jacksonville, Florida. He committed to North Carolina in late June, 2011 and enrolled as a Tar...
Monday December 19, 2016
Lucas Crowley, Nick Weiler Selected to Play in East-West Shrine Bowl
Some of the UNC football team’s most talented outgoing players are at the doorstep of their professional dreams. A pair of those seniors–center Lucas Crowley...
Wednesday December 14, 2016