UNC Football: Five Fearless Predictions

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Dec 28, 2013; Charlotte, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels wide receiver Ryan Switzer (3) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the third quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats in the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium. Carolina defeated Cincinnati 39-17. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

The North Carolina Tar Heels football season kicks off on August 30th against the Liberty Flames at home in Kenan Stadium. To get you ready for the nationally ranked Tar Heel’s first game, Keeping It Heel will have an extensive football preview series previewing all of Carolina’s positions, games and reviewing 2013′s games. Check back to Keeping It Heel every afternoon for new posts!


North Carolina begins its football season on Saturday against Liberty.  Right now, there are high expectations for the team, but nobody is quite sure how the season is going to play out.  But there is still time to speculate and make predictions before we sit down to watch Saturday’s game.

Here are five predictions about the upcoming UNC football season that I think will come true. (You can use the arrows to scroll through.)