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Preview: East Carolina (2-1) at North Carolina (1-2)
ECU will have its hands full as it tries to contain another talented ACC QB in Bryn Renner. The Tar Heels' signal caller didn't have his best outing last week versus the Yellow Jackets, yet still finished with 218 yards...

Where Has UNC's Offense Gone?
The absence of Giovani Bernard is a factor and some drop off from last season was expected. However what has happened through three games so far is not just a minor dip in offensive production but an alarming one. Obviously...

Video: One-on-one with Giovani Bernard
Mike Florio talks with Bengals rookie running back Giovani Bernard about his quick success in the NFL. Bernard also shares his opinion on fantasy football and how the fans in Cincinnati have welcomed him...

Pirates look to jumpstart running game against Tar Heels
ECU offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley said he’s hoping for a little more balance between the run and the pass against the 1-2 Tar Heels — whose defense is very similar to that of the Hokies — but Riley knows the...

Air ECU poses totally different challenge for Tar Heel defenders
There’s no greater discrepancy in offensive systems than the one between the run-oriented triple option of Georgia Tech and the “air raid” passing attack at East Carolina. After two weeks of preparing to stop the Yellow Jackets, which ended in...

Video: Larry Fedora, Players Wednesday Post-Practice Interviews
North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora and cornerback Jabari Price talk about transitioning from defending a run-heavy team in Georgia Tech to the spread that East Carolina employs...

Knowledge of Defensive Assignments Improving Effort
While the defensive results are a work in progress, North Carolina’s scheme is finally entrenched in the Tar Heel defense's collective mind. That progress is evident in the players’ ever-increasing effort on game day. Confusion on the football field favors...

Communication Is Key For Offensive Line
A great offensive line, UNC assistant coach Chris Kapilovic says, is a unit of players who know what each other is doing without even having to say it. But three games into this season, "we're still learning how to say...

Bryn Renner: “Back’s Against The Wall”
Bryn Renner says that the Tar Heels still have a lot to look forward to this year. “We still have all of our goals in front of us, but we did put our backs against the wall not performing the...

Pirates Raid Chapel Hill
Inside Carolina takes an in-depth look at East Carolina, as the Tar Heels welcome their in-state rivals to Kenan Stadium for Military Appreciation Day on Saturday (12:30pm/ACCN). Head coach Ruffin McNeill’s fourth season in Greenville looks promising after compiling a...

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Last Game:
North Carolina: 31
San Diego State: 27
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UNC @ Clemson
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UNC vs. Virginia Tech
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