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News links from North Carolina newspapers on Tar Heel football...

"UNC strength coach Jeff Connors lost a bet with his players — and now has a decorated right shoulder to show for it."
UNC notebook: Heels coach tattooed
The Durham (NC) Herald Sun

"Get the game breakdown as the Tar Heels and Tigers tangle in Death Valley at noon on Saturday."
The Raleigh (NC) News and Observer

"The football coaching staff at Klein Oak High in Spring, Texas, just outside Houston, needed something last week. The team was preparing to play The Woodlands, the No. 1-ranked team in the state, and was looking for any way to get an edge."
Heels provide inspiration for Texas prep upset
The Raleigh (NC) News and Observer

"After three games, the North Carolina football team was without a win, without much of a sense of hope. The schedule looked difficult, and a worst-case scenario -- nine straight losses to open the season -- seemed possible. It looked as if it would take new coach John Bunting years to rebuild the program."
UNC's 5-Step Recovery
The Raleigh (NC) News and Observer

"Anthony Perkins did something at North Carolina last Saturday that he wasn't supposed to do this year."
Perkins is making monumental comeback
The Winston Salem (NC) Journal

"Game and time: North Carolina at Clemson. Kickoff is at noon. Site: Memorial Stadium TV/radio: ESPN2 will provide national coverage. The Tar Heel Sports Radio Network will provide live radio coverage; its flagship station is WCHL 1360 AM. Records: North Carolina is 4-3, 3-1 in the ACC. Clemson is 4-1, 2-1 in the ACC."
Tar Heels look to stop Clemson QB
The Daily Tar Heel

"Bowl rolls and other notes:The next two weekends will narrow the ACC race and shrink the ACC bowl pool."
ACC YA: Bowl hopes to be fading for several
The Winston Salem (NC) Journal

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