Inside Carolina | Evan Daniels: Roy Williams handed out his second offer for the class of 2019 with Minnesota forward Matthew Hurt drawing the attention of UNC. Hurt is ranked 8th in the country in his class by Scout.com.
Keeping It Heel | Zack Pearson: North Carolina was voted to repeat as ACC Coastal Division Champions in the preseason polls. UNC received 121 first place votes from media members, beating out the Miami Hurricanes with 50 first place votes.
WRAL | Marilyn Payne: Football teams from the Triangle aren't fans of the idea of removing kickoffs from the game, even if it would mean increased safety for the players. Players and coaches spoke out against the suggestion at last week's ACC Kickoff.
News & Observer | Andrew Carter: UNC football is entering a new era of increased expectations that hasn't been seen in many years. This year won't be about defying expectations, but about living up to them.