North Carolina will need at least one more outstanding recruiting class to fortify its football program and become competitive in the ACC, in the judgment of Coach Butch Davis.
OUT OF THEIR DEPTH: Davis says Tar Heels need to add talent
The Winston-Salem Journal
North Carolina struggled in all phases during its 37-10 loss at Wake Forest on Saturday, but its special teams play was the worst. Not only did it allow the Deacons' Kevin Marion 181 yards on two kickoff returns -- including one for a touchdown -- but it also turned the ball over when a punt bounced off Richie Rich's leg and Wake recovered.
UNC postgame clipboard
The News and Observer
During Saturday's game at Wake Forest, North Carolina football looked like track star Carl Lewis' ill-fated attempt at the national anthem.
Crucial mistakes costly
The Daily Tar Heel
The Terps are left to pick up the pieces heading into Saturday's game at North Carolina.
Terps trying to save season
The Frederick News-Post
Toss in the need to shake off a two-game skid and there will be a great onus placed on Saturday's visit to North Carolina (2-6, 1-3) to help save a season that still could end with either the satisfaction of a bowl berth or unmitigated misery.
Terps in dire situation
The Washington Times