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Cohen tapped to replace Turner against ECU
Remember all the preseason stories that harped the youth of UNC's offensive line? Well, that same offensive line is going to be a lot younger against ECU. With the injury of right guard Landon Turner against San Diego State, true...

Carolina Panthers safety Tre Boston looks for NFL debut
Carolina Panthers rookie safety Tre Boston has his eye on his NFL debut this week against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Boston said he “absolutely” will be back in time for the Week 4 game in Baltimore. The fourth-round selection out of...

Eric Ebron makes catch, waits for more in rookie year
Eric Ebron has one thing out of the way. But how about a touchdown? Ebron, the former Greensboro Smith High School and University of North Carolina player, made his first NFL reception in a return to his home state Sunday...

Tracking the Julius Peppers expectations to Green Bay
Julius Peppers has always dealt with hype and expectations — from Bailey, N.C., to Chapel Hill, N.C., to the Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears and now the Green Bay Packers. He sat down with The Journal Sentinel before the season to...

No longer an underdog, is ECU ready for its next challenge?
ECU is a 2½-point favorite at home against rival North Carolina on Saturday – even though the Tar Heels are No. 25 in the current coaches poll and the Pirates aren’t ranked. What’s more, it’s UNC not ECU that comes...

UNC receivers at full strength for ECU
Heading into their game against ECU, the UNC wide receivers feel positioned for their best performance of the season. For the first time this season, the UNC receivers are at full strength and are ready to live up to the...

Shaun Draughn released by Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears made a slew of roster moves on Tuesday afternoon. The biggest news of the day was the decision to sign cornerback Isaiah Frey off of the team’s practice squad. In order to make room for receiver Rashad...

T.J. Thorpe Returning in Limited Role
Junior wide receiver T.J. Thorpe will return to No. 25 UNC’s lineup on Saturday for the first time since breaking his left foot for a third time six weeks ago. “I don’t know if I’ll be on the field taking...

Video: UNC Football Thursday Players Post-Practice Interviews
UNC guard Jared Cohen talks stepping into a starting role and wide receiver Bug Howard discusses facing a high-pressure defense in ECU...

Veteran Tar Heels Prepping UNC Youth for Saturday Showdown
The No. 25 UNC football team is busy preparing for the in-state showdown at East Carolina Saturday afternoon in Greenville. In particular, the veteran Tar Heels are mentally preparing the underclassmen for the hostility that awaits them in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium...

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Football Schedule at a Glance
Last Game:
North Carolina: 31
San Diego State: 27
Sat, Sep 6 Box Score

Upcoming Games:
UNC @ East Carolina
Sat, Sep 20 3:30 PM ESPNU Tickets

UNC @ Clemson
Sat, Sep 27 TBD Tickets

UNC vs. Virginia Tech
Sat, Oct 4 TBD Tickets

Full UNC Football Schedule

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