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Tar Heels News 10/24/16: North Carolina’s bye week comes at the perfect time

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Carolina Blue | Ross Martin: The UNC defense has greatly improved over the last few games. Cornerback Des Lawrence spoke about what they are doing differently and who has been key to their recent success.

The News & Observer | Andrew Carter: North Carolina’s bye week is coming at the perfect time as the team is currently inundated with injuries. The offense could use some rest and time to reset before they face Georgia Tech and Duke just five days apart.

Keeping It Heel | John Gleespen: Looking ahead to the start of basketball season, incoming freshman Shea Rush is a name to watch. He comes from a big basketball family, and has built a close relationship with Roy Williams over the years. | David M. Hale: Chaos in the Coastal looks to continue with multiple teams having a chance to take over the division. A matchup between Virginia Tech and Pitt looks to be key, but North Carolina is still the favorite.