This week on Tar Takes we discuss the North Carolina Tar Heels’ football win over the Pittsburgh Panthers on Saturday, if they have any shot to upset the Miami Hurricanes on Thursday and if Carolina basketball should be a top 10 team in the country.
In the NFL, we discuss the state of the Oakland Raiders and Atlanta Falcons.
And we look at the Jimmy Butler trade request from the Minnesota Timerbwolves and tell you if that was the right decision for Butler.
Tar Takes S2E4: UNC vs. Miami, Jimmy Butler Trade, Raiders/Falcons State of the Franchise
UNC beat Pittsburgh 38-35 Saturday. What does the win on Saturday mean for Tar Heel football?
UNC travels to face #16 Miami on Thursday, Do the Tar Heels have any chance of winning?
Tar Heels’ basketball ranked #6 in Sporting News but #12 in Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook’s rankings. Is UNC a top 10 team in the country?
Falcons drop to 1-2 after OT loss to Saints, what is your takeaway on Atlanta?
Raiders drop to 0-3 after another 2nd half collapse, what is the state of Oakland?
NBA media today took place Monday, days after Jimmy Butler requested a trade. Is it the right move for Jimmy to ask for a trade out of Minnesota?
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UNC QB Nate Elliot – Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
UNC v. Miami – Evan Pike-USA TODAY Sports
UNC basketball huddle – GOHEELS.COM
Drew Brees – Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images
Derek Carr – AP Photo/Brynn Anderson
Jimmy Butler – Getty Images
Ryan is currently a student at the University of North Carolina. He grew up in the Bay Area and has had Raiders season tickets his entire life fostering his love for the NFL. He has founded his own sports website, thejrreport.com and works at the Sports Desk for the Daily Tar Heel. You can follow Ryan on twitter @rytime98 if you want to discuss anything sports.