- Duke's Sirk hopes short-yardage experience helps as starter
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke breaks in new starting quarterbacks by a year before giving them the job by inserting them into short-yardage situations.
- Chizik returns to coaching to fix Tar Heels' woeful defense
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Gene Chizik built one of the nation's top defenses as an Auburn assistant, worked as defensive coordinator during Texas' national-championship run then returned to the Tigers to win another title as head coach.
- Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner buys share of Ganassi
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Waltrip Racing co-owner Rob Kauffman has agreed to buy an interest in the race team owned by Chip Ganassi.
- Panthers WR Hill cited for drug paraphernalia
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill has been cited for knowingly possessing drug paraphernalia with intent to use.
- Gettleman looks to make it 3 straight playoffs Panthers
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There were some questions when Panthers owner Jerry Richardson hired Dave Gettleman as the team's new general manager in 2013.
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