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The Carolina Panthers are one of those many teams that are stuck somewhere in the middle of the NFL pack. They will win some games and they will lose some games, and ultimately we won't pay much attention to them.
But with that said, they have something brewing in Carolina. This team is on the right path and in a few years, I fully expect them to battle deep into January.
But let's get back to the 2013 Panthers. They have one major thing going for them and that is that they are returning all eleven offensive starters. For a young team with a dynamic young quarterback, that is key. Cam Newton already has a rapport with all of his teammates on the field, and that will make things easier for him.
Also, with new offensive coordinator Mike Shula it appears that the offense will take on a more conventional approach, which means Newton will spend more time in the pocket using his arm than his legs. This is important because it means that he will better be able to preserve his bo...
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When it comes to Cam Newton, most people want to focus on his negatives more than all the positives he has to offer. Let’s face it; the national media has been tough on Newton, coining him a cry baby hot head and stating that he doesn’t know how to be a leader. This year people will be talking about Cam Newton as a top quarterback in the NFL; a true leader and the future...
Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams has heard coach Ron Rivera talk about making a commitment to the running game, and he’s not buying it.
Williams, Carolina’s all-time leading rusher, told the News-Record, “he’s skeptical of the teams commitment to running the ball, and says the team always starts out emphasizing it.”
“The last two years I saw it in camp...
Carolina Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly isn't satisfied.
Kuechly became the first rookie since San Francisco's Patrick Willis in 2007 to lead the NFL in tackles last season and was selected AP Defensive Rookie of the Year after recording 164 tackles, three fumble recoveries and two interceptions.
Kuechly downplayed those numbers, saying the focus is on getting...
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has had a lot of critics ever since he entered the league. People have said he’s not a good leader because of his actions on the sidelines. They say that because of the body language he displays on the sidelines especially when his team is losing. They say he doesn’t accept responsibility for his performance when the team struggles...
The 2013 NFL regular season is right around the corner. With that being said, it's time to launch our team previews. FOXSports.com contributor Taylor Jones will answer important questions for every franchise.
2012 Record: 7-9. Missed the playoffs
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The early success of Russell Wilson and Robert Griffin III have piled...