Former Tar Heels T.J. Yates and Ryan Taylor had big days Sunday for their respective NFL teams.
Yates, starting his second game in a row for the Houston Texans, led his team on a game-winning touchdown drive in the final two minutes as Houston rallied past Cincinnati, 20-19. You can see the highlights here and read about Yates and the victory--this from Sports Illustrated and here in Houston Chronicle.
Meanwhile in Green Bay, the Packers ran their record to 13-0 with a 46-16 win over Oakland, with Taylor making his first career catch on a four-yard touchdown pass from Aaron Rodgers. Highlights from the game are here.
And while Hakeem Nicks didn't find the end zone, he caught seven balls from Eli Manning for 154 yards as the New York Giants won a huge NFC East game, edging Dallas 37-34. More details here.