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Fedora: No. 23 UNC suspends 4 players for opener

In this July 21, 2014, file photo, North Carolina coach Larry Fedora answers a question during a news conference at the Atlantic Coast Conference football kickoff in Greensboro, N.C. Fedora says the team has suspended four players for this weekend's season opener, a day after a report of an alleged hazing altercation left a walk-on receiver with a possible concussion. Fedora said Wednesday, Aug. 27, the four players were suspended for a "violation of team policy," but offered no other details about what rules were broken. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said Wednesday the team has suspended four players for this weekend’s season opener, a day after a report of an alleged hazing altercation that left a redshirt freshman walk-on receiver with a possible concussion.

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Wolfpack’s Byrd back from 3rd serious knee injury

In this Sept. 28, 2013, photo, N.C. State NCAA college football safety Jarvis Byrd (14) tackles Central Michigan running back Saylor Lavallii (6) during the second half of  a game against Central Michigan in Raleigh, N.C. North Carolina State safety Jarvis Byrd has suffered three serious knee injuries in his college career, including last year in the fifth game of the season. Now Byrd is a sixth-year senior is slowly working his way back in preseason camp with the hope of playing meaningful snaps.(AP Photo/The News & Observer, Ethan Hyman)  MANDATORY CREDIT-ETHAN HYMAN, THE NEWS & OBSERVER

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jarvis Byrd figured he was done with football after suffering the third serious knee injury of his college career last season.

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