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UNC offensive lineman Bodine to enter NFL draft

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North Carolina's Russell Bodine (60) blocks for quarterback Byrn Renner (2).  (AP Photo/J Pat Carter) North Carolina's Russell Bodine (60) blocks for quarterback Byrn Renner (2). (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -

North Carolina junior offensive lineman Russell Bodine says he is entering the NFL draft.

Bodine, a two-year starter for the Tar Heels, spent most of his time at center. He also played at left guard this season.

In a statement from the school on Monday, Bodine says he feels he is ready "to take the next step in my playing career."

Bodine averaged 73 snaps per game and was an honorable mention all-conference selection.

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