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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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East Chapel Hill tennis coach Nick Walker talking about the value of rivalry matches such as the Wednesday match against Chapel Hill High. Video by Elliott Warnock, ewarnock@newsobserver.com