Gene Chizik

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WRAL Sports Fan
UNC's 'backbone': Bent and broken through three gamesseason's team and after another off-season with Jon Papuchis running an evolved
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted an hour ago
season's team and after another off-season with Jon Papuchis running an evolved version of the same defense introduced by Gene Chizik, the thought was that finally the defense would carry the load. “I would consider it an honor that the team is... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC has a defense problem. The question: What are the coaches going to do about it?embarrassing loss at ECU in 2014, under defensive coordinator Vic Koenning. And
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
embarrassing loss at ECU in 2014, under defensive coordinator Vic Koenning. And happened again, under defensive coordinator Gene Chizik, in a loss against Baylor in a 2015 bowl game. And then came Saturday. Papuchis became UNC’s third defensive... Read more
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Al.com
Tommy Tuberville on Gus Malzahn's future: 'I think sometimes the trigger is pulled too quick'notoriously impatient with its football coaches, not only ousting Tuberville fo
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
notoriously impatient with its football coaches, not only ousting Tuberville following his first bad season but also firing Gene Chizik two years after winning the 2010 BCS National Championship. Tuberville hinted at a "change of the guard" at... Read more
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The News & Observer
What Larry Fedora is doing to try to fix UNC’s defensive woesin school history, if not the worst. It led to complete turnover on the defensi
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
in school history, if not the worst. It led to complete turnover on the defensive coaching staff, and to the arrival of Gene Chizik, the high-profile defensive coordinator, and anointed savior, who has already come and gone. Entering this... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College football winners and losers for Week 2: It's showtime with Lamar Jacksonhe can do a lot. Two, North Carolina's defense has regressed from middling to d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
he can do a lot. Two, North Carolina's defense has regressed from middling to dreadful after the departure of coordinator Gene Chizik. - Army and Navy: It wasn't expected for either of these service academies to get to 2-0, but they have arrived... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC’s season isn’t over, but it’ll take more than words to fix itthey are in an entirely reasonable place. With all the turnover on offense, que
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
they are in an entirely reasonable place. With all the turnover on offense, questions at quarterback and the departure of Gene Chizik and his magic beans on defense – what other explanation is there for what he was able to do? – it was always... Read more
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WRAL Sports Fan
UNC struggling to play to potential, falls to 0miscommunications are happening. Collins and Fedora insist there is nothing ab
WRAL Sports Fan / Posted 11 days ago
miscommunications are happening. Collins and Fedora insist there is nothing about the transition to John Papuchis as Gene Chizik's replacement at defensive coordinator that is causing the confusion. The muddled in-game understanding that... Read more
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The News & Observer
UNC speaking different defensive languages amid frustrating 0-2 starthead coaching tenure. And those performances all came under different defensive
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
head coaching tenure. And those performances all came under different defensive coordinators: Vic Koenning in 2014, Gene Chizik in '15 and J.P. Papuchis on Saturday. When Chizik resigned in February to spend more time with his family,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Kentucky wins (ugly) again, beating EKU, 27-16could not generate yardage either, completing 1 of 2 passes for five yards whil
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
could not generate yardage either, completing 1 of 2 passes for five yards while taking a sack. SEC Network analysts Gene Chizik and Chris Doering questioned the lack of intensity from coach Mark Stoops’ players during their halftime... Read more
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The News & Observer
Why a ‘good’ defensive showing against Louisville QB Lamar Jackson might not be good enough for UNCnew defensive scheme, with new coaches. Now the Tar Heels are in the third sea
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
new defensive scheme, with new coaches. Now the Tar Heels are in the third season with that scheme. And though coordinator Gene Chizik departed after last season, the defense expected to be UNC’s best asset entering the season – one capable of... Read more
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Al.com
Why Auburn wants Dabo Swinney but not at Alabamathe conference. He's beaten seven different coaches who own national titles (Sa
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
the conference. He's beaten seven different coaches who own national titles (Saban, Meyer, Fisher, Bobby Bowden, Les Miles, Gene Chizik and Steve Spurrier). He's beaten six coaches who've combined to win the last 12 SEC titles (Saban, Malzahn,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Ranking the Best ACC Football Matchups of Week 2Carolina wasn't so fortunate. The Tar Heels fell to California and new coach J
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
Carolina wasn't so fortunate. The Tar Heels fell to California and new coach Justin Wilcox, 35-30, and the post-Gene Chizik era on defense began with a thud. It also wasn't a great start for LSU transfer quarterback Brandon Harris, who... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Five years, still something to proveday before its first game of the season, North Carolina has yet to announce a s
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 20 days ago
day before its first game of the season, North Carolina has yet to announce a starting quarterback. And this past spring, Gene Chizik stepped down as defensive coordinator — making John Papuchis the Tar Heels’ third defensive coordinator in the... Read more
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Al.com
Another Auburn coaching hire may have blown up in Jay Jacobs' faceof Athletics Director Jay Jacobs for reasons not entirely related to results on
Al.com / Posted 25 days ago
of Athletics Director Jay Jacobs for reasons not entirely related to results on the field. It happened with football coach Gene Chizik and baseball coach Sunny Golloway. It may have happened again with softball coach Clint Myers. It didn't make... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Smart’s second season: Can staff continuity, culture change bring big wins for Georgia?won the national championship four times in the last 18 seasons and Miami’s Lar
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
won the national championship four times in the last 18 seasons and Miami’s Larry Coker did it in his first year in 2001. Gene Chizik at Auburn in 2010, Urban Meyer at Florida in 2006, Jim Tressel at Ohio State in 2002 and Bob Stoops at Oklahoma... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Miami (FLNo. 12 in the country against the pass. The Tar Heels defense did lose one mor
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 28 days ago
No. 12 in the country against the pass. The Tar Heels defense did lose one more additional piece: Defensive coordinator Gene Chizik retired. Linebackers coach John Papuchis takes over, meaning continuity should lead to little drop-off. SEASON... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
North Carolina StateNo. 12 in the country against the pass. The Tar Heels defense did lose one mor
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 30 days ago
No. 12 in the country against the pass. The Tar Heels defense did lose one more additional piece: Defensive coordinator Gene Chizik retired. Linebackers coach John Papuchis takes over, meaning continuity should lead to little drop-off. SEASON... Read more

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