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Williams goes awry, and Tar Heels’ chances go with him

North Carolina quarterback Marquise Williams threw three interceptions – all in the red zone, two in the end zone – as Thursday night’s 17-13 loss put a serious damper on any ambitions the Tar Heels might have had of a breakthrough season.

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Judge sides with Brady on 'Deflategate,' NFL appeals

Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The league quickly appealed.

   

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Listen to South Carolina head football coach Steve Spurrier's post game comments after the Gamecocks defeated the North Carolina Tar Heels 17-13 in the Belk College Kickoff at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. Read more.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com