Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/20/14
On Sunday, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reported that officials from Los Angeles have had discussions with Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson about a possible relocation of his NFL franchise. Schefter reported that talks occurred at the Democratic National Convention, held at Bank of America Stadium earlier this summer. The talks were initiated because the panthers own their own stadium and a move would not precipitate getting out of a municipal lease. Richardson has been in talks with local Charlotte government officials in order to secure some improvements for Bank of America Stadium. The news of Schefter reporting the meeting caused Richardson and the Panthers releasing a statement on Sunday afternoon. From the Panthers official website, Carolina released the following: “It has always been my desire that the Carolinas would be the home of the Panthers. Nothing has changed. As someone who was born in North Carolina and lived much of my life in South Carolina, I would hope ...
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