Gameday UNC Football Links

Saturday's links from around the 'net.

"North Carolina's John Bunting feels the same way. While today's game at Kenan Stadium could be one of the most intriguing, discussed and heated matchups since the days of Lou Holtz and Bill Dooley, Bunting and Amato would like to see it become even more meaningful."
Facing Off
The Raleigh News and Observer

"It's a tradition in college football that the two head coaches meet on the field before the game and exchange pleasantries as their teams prepare to crush each other."
Imagining coaches' pregame chat
The Raleigh News and Observer

"When one of his players is playing badly, North Carolina football coach John Bunting says so -- in public."
Bunting, Amato: Hard facts vs. tact
The Charlotte Observer

"So it has been with these two programs, bitter rivals who will meet again today at Kenan Stadium (Noon, WRAL). Both have risen and fallen in the football tide, overtaking each other and then falling back in the pursuit of regional and national acclaim."
Wolfpack, Tar Heels building a rivalry
The Durham Herald Sun

"With all the new talk of Philip Rivers for the Heisman and the continued problems of the North Carolina secondary, N.C. State could get up to its 45 points per game average just by staying in the air."
Tar Heel Offense Key To State Showdown
The Daily Tar Heel

"N.C. State is unbeaten and rested, and North Carolina can't seem to win at home. Still, when the two teams meet today at noon in Kenan Stadium, UNC's recent dominance in the state's longest continous football rivalry will be foremost in the mind of Terrence Holt and his Wolfpack teammates."
Pack hungry for win in rivalry with Heels
The Winston Salem Journal

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