• In this Aug. 3, 2015 file photo, North Carolina defensive coordinator Gene Chizik watches players during the team's first NCAA college football practice of the season in Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina has overhauled its defensive coaching staff and scheme after giving up the most programs and yards in program history last year. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

    UNC hopes offseason defensive overhaul means better results

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina brought in new coaches, changed the scheme and spent offseason workouts trying to change every part of a defense that couldn’t stop anyone last season.

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