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Preparing for South Carolina, UNC coach Larry Fedora reminded of ones who got away

There are those who get away in recruiting who never cause too much grief when they do because they never come back to remind coaches up close and in person of what could have been. Then there are those like Pharoh Cooper.

East Carolina

Pirates searching for answers at QB position, again

My how things have changed. It wasn't too long ago that the critical question for East Carolina was “how do you replace Shane Carden?, but as the Pirates get closer to their Sept. 5 season opener with Towson the new question on everybody's mind is “who's going to replace Kurt Benkert?

Duke

Duke’s DeVon Edwards a quiet weapon

All-American return man had only one football scholarship offer

Exploded on scene with three non-offensive touchdowns against N.C. State in 2013

Those TDs? 100-yard kickoff return, 2 pick-sixes

   

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UNC Now

UNC freshmen prominent on first depth chart

UNC’s first depth chart of the season includes eight freshmen as primary backups

Ty’Son Williams could enter the season the backup running back behind Elijah Hood

Other freshmen of note include center Tommy Hatton, defensive tackle Aaron Crawford

Raleigh Deals

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No, that's him. The Russian forward, bought out by the Carolina Hurricanes and signed by the Montreal Canadiens, did work out Tuesday with the Canes at RCI. That's him on the left in the white jersey and blue pants, coming to you. Video by Chip Alexander, calexander@newsobserver.com