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UNC's Tabb suspended for first half against Miami

Posted October 7, 2013

North Carolina's Jack Tabb during the Tar Heels' 27-10 loss to the South Carolina Gamecocks on Thursday, August 29, 2013 in Columbia, SC (Photo by Jack Morton).

North Carolina tight end Jack Tabb has been suspended for the first half of the Miami game due to an ejection for fighting during the Heels game at Virginia Tech Saturday.

Tabb was ejected for a throwing a punch in the fourth quarter. His first half suspension against Miami is by ACC rule, according to UNC.

This will be the third game Tabb will miss action in due to suspension. Tabb was suspended for two games, Georgia Tech and East Carolina, following a violation of team rules prior to the Georgia Tech game.

In three games played this season, Tabb has three receptions for 50 yards. During the 2012 season, Tabb appeared in 10 of North Carolina's 12 games played. He had 12 receptions for 144 yards and one touchdown.

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  • rjgolfcat Oct 8, 2013

    And the beat goes on. Hang around with P.J.and you will end up just like him.

    Lots of money -Lots of cars-Lots of girl friends. What more could you ask for while in school

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 8, 2013

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    "once more"? He had already missed 2 games due to breaking some unannounced team rule before this fight...

  • olivechapel1000 Oct 8, 2013

    http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2013/10/leaving-p-j-on-the-team-is-disgraceful

  • early exit Roy Oct 8, 2013

    He appears to be a real problem. Suspending him for one half is very severe, don't you think? He's had a history of problemsw, but when you are 1 & 4 you have a tendency to overlook problem athletes. He and PJ must be roommates.

  • StunGunn Oct 8, 2013

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    Yup - the only thing we can argue about is which team sucks worse:(

    As for Tabb, he's a problem child and if he messes up once more, should be off the team.

  • charlesboyer Oct 8, 2013

    I think these half-game suspensions are silly. They should be for an entire game or no punishment at all.

  • Objective Scientist Oct 7, 2013

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    Unfortunately many of our coaches today indeed use such convoluted "thinking" (hard to dignify that reasoning with the word "thinking") to justify lesser punishments and discipline.

  • heelsforever Oct 7, 2013

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    No, Bobby Bowden would have said you don't suspend a good player when they have made bad decisions because it hurts the rest of the team not having them on the field and that's not fair to everyone else. And yes, he actually did say something like that when (I believe it was Peter Warrick) one of his stars got ino trouble.

  • mac240 Oct 7, 2013

    Miami 49 / UNC 18

  • mxteam44 Oct 7, 2013

    ABCers! What a fine source of entertainment!!!!!

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