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With Furman (2-0) visiting North Carolina (0-2) again seven years later, the result of the last meeting is a cautionary tale for those who think I-AA opponents always come to I-A stadiums and roll over.
There's reason to fear Furman
Charlotte Observer

"Two series in, two series out would be pretty limiting," Sexton said. "If Joe's playing really well, he needs to stay in to keep his rhythm going. And if I'm playing well, hopefully I can keep my rhythm going."
UNC's Sexton gets ready to play platoon leader
Greensboro News & Record

Only twice all season have the Tar Heels enjoyed hearing the three similar sounding -- but very different meaning -- words of third and short for plays needing 3 yards or less to move the chains. Their average third down has left them 8.5 yards away from a new set of plays.
Third down has been tough for UNC
Durham Herald-Sun

Linebacker Larry Edwards, for example, has "Family" printed on one cheek, and "Faith" under the other. Running back Barrington Edwards sometimes wears "RIP Mike" to commemorate a cousin. And then there's Holley, who is now barraged by requests from friends and family.
Facial expressions
Raleigh News & Observer

There was a time when multi-sport athletes were as thick as proverbial thieves. Few athletes in ACC history have excelled in multiple sports better than Danny Talbott.
Looking Back: Danny Talbott
The ACC.com


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