2. Sam Howell to Dazz Newsome
Sam Howell was brilliant.
He threw fearlessly and he kept pressing his passes down the field, completed 25-of-34 passes for 295 yards and three scores. He also ran for 53 yards.
It wasn’t that hard, though. Keep throwing it up there, and let your amazing receivers come up with wonderful play after wonderful play.
Dyami Brown led the Tar Heels with 87 yards and a score, Beau Corrales caught four passes for 82 yards, and Dazz Newsome put on a show with his eight grabs for 71 yards and two touchdowns.
Newsome night not have done anything big deep, but he was great around the red zone.
Howell will make everyone around him better as a true sophomore and beyond, but there isn’t a senior among the top eight returning receivers. A few might be gone early, but no matter what, this should be a fantastic passing game next year as the program builds off of …