North Carolina Football: A bit of satisfaction…

For the most part I have never taken the homer attitude when writing a post about the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This is going to be one of those rare exceptions to the rule. Many have been calling the academic standards at UNC very bad, many local newspapers have taken the war path attacking UNC basketball and football in anyway they can when it comes to academics...
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UNC Football: ACC home games in 2014

The North Carolina Tar Heels football team will play six games on the road while also playing six games at home in Kenan Memorial Stadium. It’s hard to say exactly how good the Tar Heels football team will be this upcoming season but that doesn’t stop us from taking a further look into  conference play for the 2014 season. Let’s take a closer look into the ACC home games the...
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Why the New York Giants should draft tight end Eric Ebron

The upcoming NFL Draft is being called, by some scouts, the deepest they’ve seen in about a decade. This class offers considerable depth at positions like offensive line, defensive line, linebacker, wide receiver and even quarterback. While the Giants need help with almost all of these positions they might want to go in a different direction with their first round selection. Because...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UNC Football: Tar Heels hire new coordinator

Seth Littrell is expected to be officially announced as the next offensive coordinator at the University of North Carolina later this week. Multiple sources, including CBS Sports and Inside Carolina, have reported that North Carolina and head coach Larry Fedora are finalizing the hiring of Seth Littrell to become their next offensive coordinator. Littrell, 35, has spent the past...
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

North Carolina TE Ebron sets single-season ACC record

Eric Ebron's athleticism has drawn comparisons to Vernon Davis. But now, the North Carolina tight end has one up on the NFL Pro Bowler. Ebron hauled in a 17-yard pass from Marquise Williams in the second quarter Saturday against North Carolina to break Davis' ACC single-season record for receiving yards by a tight end. Ebron now owns the ACC single-season record for yards...
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November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Tar Heels TE Eric Ebron headed to NFL draft

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina junior tight end Eric Ebron said Monday he'll enter the NFL draft after the season. Ebron has 50 catches for 774 yards and three touchdowns for the Tar Heels (6-5, 4-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) heading into Saturday's home finale against No. 24 Duke. Ebron said Monday the move would benefit his family and he didn't want to linger...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 10 Miami edges North Carolina 27-23

Eric Ebron kept finding himself wide open in the first half, racking up big gains that had North Carolina poised for an upset. The tight end finished with a record performance, though it wasn't enough to keep the Tar Heels in front. Ebron finished with eight catches for 199 yards, a program single-game record for a tight end, in the 27-23 loss to No. 10 Miami on Thursday night...
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October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

North Carolina's Eric Ebron Might Be Someone NFL Scouts Want to Keep an Eye On

At 1-4 the North Carolina Tar Heels were not expected to be much competition against the No. 10 team in the nation, but they pressed Miami to their limits only to see the game slip away late. However, along the way there was one player that set a new school record--along with giving NFL scouting departments something to look at. @SBNationGIF/Twitter The 6'4"...
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October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Big Goals For Bigger Ebron

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Eric Ebron has the strength to block up front for North Carolina, the speed to sprint by defenders after the catch and the versatility to be an all-over-the-field threat. It's why coach Larry Fedora is pushing his tight end for a big season in the Tar Heels' no-huddle offense.
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

North Carolina wants to black-out the tar pit

And you know what that means… ALL BLACK ALTERNATE UNIFORMS! Image via Eric Ebron on Instagram Recently North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron shared the image on the right on his Instagram account. Judging by the graphic the Tar Heels will be looking to encourage all fans to dress in black when they take on the Miami Hurricanes in mid-October. While there currently is no visual evidence...
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February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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