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UNC’s Larry Fedora talks about CTE

North Carolina coach Larry Fedora talks about football safety and CTE, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease, while meeting with the media during the 2018 ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

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UNC’s Fedora denies football link to CTE, says ‘attack’ on game will hurt America

Football coaches are teaching players to tackle differently, from the youth level all the way up to the NFL. Rules are being put in place to prevent head-on collisions. But North Carolina Tar Heels football coach Larry Fedora said he thinks the game is under attack, and he fears that one day, the game will be ‘less tough’ and ‘less physical’ and that the change will hurt America.

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Duke’s Daniel Jones on Coach Cut

Duke's Daniel Jones discusses his development as a quarterback under Blue Devils coach David Cutcliffe, and his struggles at golf, during the ACC Football Kickoff in Charlotte on July 18, 2018.

NC State football players raise money for rare disease research

NC State football players participated in a Lift for Life event at the Close-King Indoor Practice Facility Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Players participated in drills and raised funds for Uplifting Athletes. To donate, go to: https://bit.ly/2L7zq8I