Gameday UNC Football Links

Saturday's football links from around the 'net.

"When North Carolina freshman Kendall High waited to enter Kenan Stadium against Texas, the defensive tackle knew he wasn't playing for West Rowan near Salisbury anymore. He stood in the stadium tunnel, heard the huge crowd and felt a wave of stage fright. He didn't want to run out in front of 60,500 fans."
Freshmen Getting Early Call to Play
The Raleigh News and Observer

"North Carolina football coach John Bunting has relentlessly repeated two words the past two weeks: "alignment" and "assignment."
Getting Back to Basics
The Raleigh News and Observer

"John Bunting and Chan Gailey won't drag a table to midfield and settle today's North Carolina-Georgia Tech game over a chess board -- though it might save everyone a lot of trouble."
Coaches to play mental game
The Charlotte Observer

"Break time is over at North Carolina, and it's time to get down to ACC business for Coach John Bunting and his rested team."
Heels to begin ACC play against Yellow Jackets
The Winston Salem Journal

"Sophomore defensive tackle Chase Page believes North Carolina's football season has reached a turning point, even though its only three games old."
UNC opens ACC play against Georgia Tech
The Fayetteville Observer

"Georgia Tech coach Chan Gailey was coy when asked this week if his team's offense would change dramatically with the nation's leading rusher out of the lineup."
Tar Heels go back to basics
The Durham Herald Sun

"Tech's excellent defense will surely throttle a suspect Carolina offense. The Yellow Jackets' offense, though a shell of its former self, is still way too much for a sieve North Carolina defense that has struggled to replace eight starters from last year's team. Tech gets the must-win victory it needs."
Fans' guide to Georgia Tech vs. North Carolina
The Atlanta Journal Constitution

"The time is now for Georgia Tech to get more production from A.J. Suggs."
Suggs could be key for injured Yellow Jackets
The Augusta Chronicle

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