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It’s a good year to be a North Carolina football fan. The Tar Heels open the season ranked 10th in the country, they boast the ACC preseason player of the year in quarterback Sam Howell, and they’re a favorite to win the Coastal Division and even compete for a national title – how often does […]

CHARLOTTE – The Appalachian State Mountaineers came out with something to prove in a 33-19 season-opening win over the East Carolina Pirates in front of 36.752 at Bank of America Stadium in the opening act the Duke’s Mayo Classic. Chase Brice debuted for his third different school, and did not disappoint. The former Clemson & […]

The Cam Newton era in Foxboro is over. According to the Boston Globe, Newton was released by the New England Patriots on Tuesday (August 31), clearing the way for first-round pick Mac Jones to be the starter. Newton had missed three practices earlier this week due to a “misunderstanding” regarding the COVID-19 protocol and testing. […]

CHARLOTTE — The Carolina Panthers’ final preseason game was not a contest from the win/loss standpoint by the time the game had reached the doldrums of the third quarter. Most of the time on the field was spent by guys trying to earn the last couple of spots on the roster. With cutdowns due at […]

The Carolina Panthers got themselves some impactful work the last two weeks, highlighted by joint practices against the Baltimore Ravens and the Indianapolis Colts. For the second straight week, however, they failed to get the gratification of that work on the game field. CHARLOTTE – The Carolina Panthers squandered two red zone opportunities and the […]

The future is bright for Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball, coming up on his second year in the NBA. The 20-year-old is ‘rare’ as he describes himself. Ball’s rookie year he averaged 15.7 points, 5.9 rebounds 6.1 assists. After fracturing his wrist mid-season, fans thought that was it for Ball’s first year in the league. […]

Giannis Antetokounmpo doubles down on his love for Milwaukee with his latest move.