Butch Davis has proved throughout his college coaching career that he is a great head coach, and last year was a perfect example.
The Tar Heels went through investigations and suspensions, starting at the beginning of the season, but still managed an 8-5 record.
They also started off 0-2, with heartbreaking losses to LSU and Georgia Tech 30-24.
Butch Davis rallied the troops together and went on an 8-3 run to finish the 2010 season, including a 30-27 double overtime victory against Tennessee at the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl.
One team that North Carolina has struggled with is North Carolina State. Last year's 29-25 defeat marked the fourth straight year that the Wolfpack have topped the Tar Heels.
This year, however, will be different and here is why.