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  1. Could this Cowboys long shot pay off at defensive end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | TheLandryHat

    Signed late last December, could this inherited longtime project at defensive end pay off big for the Dallas Cowboys in 2016? If I asked you to name all of the Dallas Cowboys current players at defensive end, the name Michael McAdoo would likely elude you. When the Arena Football League star was signed to the practice squad during the last week of December, then to their reserve/futures list a week later, it was barely headline worthy.

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  2. Highsmith On A MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Scout.com

    Erik Highsmith stepped on the Kenan Stadium field as a true freshman in 2009 and made an instant impact. By the time he concluded his Tar Heel career he had amassed 166 receptions , 2,047 receiving yards , and 14 receiving touchdowns .

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  3. New Orleans Saints' Connor Barth shares Superdome memory from when he was 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Times-Picayune

    Several years before he kicked a winning field goal in overtime in his first game there as an NFL player in 2009, he made another on-field appearance for a Punt, Pass and Kick competition. Guess I've always wanted to be a @Saints player Y

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  4. Player Spotlight: Tre BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Cat Scratch Reader

    As one of the most prolific players in Carolina football history, Tre Boston is a well known figure in local sports. After a promising rookie season and a solid 2015 campaign, is this the year Boston breaks out and makes himself known as the Panthers secondary enforcer? Tre Boston walked away form the Tar Heels as a position change success story that paid of with huge dividends for the program.

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  5. Justice Dept. files lawsuit against N.C. over anti-LGBT lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Washington Blade

    U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said during a Washington press conference that the law violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and the Violence Against Women Act. McCrory in March signed HB 2, which bans transgender people from using public restrooms consistent with their gender identity and prohibits local municipalities from enacting LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination measures.

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  6. N.C. sues federal government over HB 2 challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Washington Blade

    North Carolina on May 9, 2016, filed a lawsuit against the federal government over its challenge of an anti-LGBT law. North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Justice Department over its challenge of a controversial anti-LGBT law.

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  7. McCrory 'looking at all' options ahead of HB 2 deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Washington Blade

    The Justice Department has told Gov. Pat McCrory to stop enforcing House Bill 2. North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Sunday refused to say whether his state will meet a Justice Department deadline to stop enforcing a controversial anti-LGBT law. McCrory in March signed House Bill 2, which bans people from using public restrooms consistent with their gender identity.

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  8. White House: Justice Dept. behind warning over N.C. lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Washington Blade

    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest on May 5, 2016, said the Justice Department was behind a warning over North Carolina's controversial House Bill 2. The White House on Thursday said it did not prompt the Justice Department to demand that North Carolina officials stop enforcing a controversial anti-LGBT law. Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters during his daily press briefing that the decision to contact Gov. Pat McCrory, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety and the University of North Carolina "was made by the Justice Department."

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  9. McCrory: HB 2 demand is 'Washington overreach'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Washington Blade

    North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday categorized the Justice Department's demand that his state stop enforcing a controversial anti-LGBT law as "Washington overreach." "All of those organizations and states are going to have to comply with a new definition of requirements by the federal government regarding restroom, locker room and shower facilities in both the private and the public sector," said McCrory during an appearance at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh, according to the News-Observer newspaper.

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  10. Bengals Mailbag: 2016 NFL Draft late-round gems and re-examining center prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Cincy Jungle

    Will the Bengals make the bold move of looking to replace starting center Russell Bodine in this year's draft, and if so, who are the possible rookies to do so? Will a center be a late-round surprise in the year's ahead, or will it be another position? We received a number of questions this week, which should have been expected given it's just days before the NFL Draft , and the anticipation of how the Bengals will improve their roster with rookies is growing. In this week's first mailbag installment , we looked at Mario Alford's possible roles in his second professional season, as well as some areas the team could take multiple players at a particular position when they approach the podium next weekend.

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  11. NCAA levies more charges against North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | WPTV Local News

    OCTOBER 4: Deunta Williams #27 of the North Carolina Tar Heels stands on the field as the midfield logo is shown during the game against the Connecticut Huskies at Kenan Stadium on October 4, 2008 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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  12. Attorney: NCAA also deserves blame in UNC fraud scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Indianapolis Business News

    An attorney representing two ex-University of North Carolina athletes says the school and Indianapolis-based NCAA are both responsible for UNC's long-running academic fraud scandal that he says denied athletes a quality education.

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  13. Defense Making StridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | University of North Carolina

    A year ago, North Carolina's defense was just trying to get down the basics of Gene Chizik's scheme coming out of spring drills. ''If you go all the way back to the spring of last year, we put in nothing but base and didn't do anything else,'' head coach Larry Fedora said after Saturday's spring game.

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  14. North Carolina has questions in the trenches as spring practice wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | ESPN

    There's a new starting quarterback, a new offensive coordinator and a number of new faces in big roles on defense, but as North Carolina winds down spring practice with Saturday's spring game, the Tar Heels are feeling awfully good about the direction of the program. Here are three things to watch in Saturday's finale.

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  15. Carter's Latest Offer Could Shake Things UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Scout.com

    Speedy Navarre tailback Michael Carter was sidelined for a good portion of his junior campaign with an unfortunate knee injury, but that certainly hasn't gave colleges a reason to pump the brakes and think twice about pursuing him, and that was evident when the North Carolina Tar Heels joined the fray on Wednesday. "That's the closest thing to a dream school," Carter said when asked about his latest offer from the Tar Heels.

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  16. Revisiting Jonathan Cooper's Scouting ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Pats Pulpit

    Not too long ago, Jonathan Cooper was a legitimate blue chip prospect out of University of North Carolina and was eventually drafted seventh overall in the 2013 draft. It is painfully obvious career hasn't turned in the way that many envisioned partly due to injuries he sustained.

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  17. Solving Syracuse's ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Scout.com

    North Carolina will have to solve Syracuse's matchup zone for the third time this season to advance to the national championship game on Monday night. Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim's 2-3 zone relies on length to disrupt passing lanes and floor extension to force opposing offenses to start their sets closer to the midcourt than they would prefer.

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  18. San Diego Chargers sign QB Bryn RennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Bolts From The Blue

    The Chargers have added an intriguing QB in Bryn Renner. Let's find out what role he might be able to serve on the team.

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  19. LB Corps an Early ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Scout.com

    Larry Fedora refers to himself as a man who always worries, and one of his biggest concerns entering the 2016 season is the void left behind by Shakeel Rashad and Jeff Schoettmer at linebacker. "You just lost your top two linebackers," Fedora said after Tuesday's practice, UNC's fourth of spring ball.

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  20. Carolina Rundown: March 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | University of North Carolina

    Tipoff time and TV info for Friday's game against Indiana...Adam Lucas on Roy Williams' Ssaturday night instructions : "Just be us"... Photos from the win...It was another big second half performance ...It turned into a 33-13 run ...The win gave the Tar Heels something to shout about...A really cool overhead photo: Friday: Harrison Barnes had 20 points and five rebounds...Raymond Felton had 13 points and six assists...Ed Davis had 10 points and 10 rebounds...Tyler Zeller had six points and four rebounds...Reggie Bullock had three points and five rebounds.

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