Tuesday's UNC Football Links

Tuesday's football links from around the 'net.

"UNC has received a commitment from linebacker Kory Gedin, a standout at Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C."
UNC gets linebacker
The Durham Herald Sun

"Gedin, a 6-foot-2, 233-pound middle linebacker, is rated by Rivals.com, a national recruiting service, as the 15th-best linebacker in the country, and is the highest-ranked linebacker to commit to an ACC school thus far. He said he chose UNC over Boston College, Vanderbilt and Northwestern."
N.C. State, UNC each add to defense
The Raleigh News and Observer

"UNC needs immediate help on defense, especially at linebacker, but Gedin said that early playing time did not influence his decision. He was looking for a top academic school and a school at which he felt comfortable."
UNC gets D.C. linebacker
The Winston Salem Journal

"His locker was nearly empty except for some wadded up socks and a half-dozen boxes of sneakers. If not for the bobblehead bearing his likeness on the top shelf, there would not have been any sign of Julius Peppers at the end of the season."
Peppers Sacks His Way to Rookie Honor
The Durham Herald Sun

"Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers missed a quarter of his rookie season. He played the rest of it at such a high level that the Associated Press named him the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year on Monday."
Peppers makes lasting impact
The Charlotte Observer

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