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According to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer, Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith will walk barefoot to raise money for charity, following Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers.
“Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith – just back from a foot infection – will take off his cleats Sunday and walk barefoot to the locker room at Raymond James Stadium to raise awareness for charity.
“Smith will leave his cleats at midfield after the game against Tampa Bay for Samaritan’s Feet, which provides footwear for impoverished children around the world.
“Smith is attempting to raise enough money to buy 500,000 pairs of shoes for the organization. Smith and Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams also have taken part in shoe giveaways, where they washed the feet of needy children,” wrote Person.
This is very interesting since Smith just finished battling a two-week foot infection.
Throughout his career, Smith has always had a great heart about giving to others raising money for people who ...
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Carolina running back Jonathan Stewart did not participate in the team's practice Tuesday after experiencing soreness in his sprained right ankle, according to the Charlotte Observer.
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Running back Jonathan Stewart (ankle) ran and did cuts on the side, then worked on an underwater treadmill. Ron Rivera said Stewart he is optimistic Stewart will play Sunday against...
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The Carolina Panthers are practicing at their home today at practice fields adjacent to Bank of America Stadium and then theyre getting out of town.
The Democratic National Convention will be held in the stadium Thursday and the Panthers dont want to deal with the security hassles that would be involved as they prepare for their season opener Sunday at Tampa Bay.
Panthers receiver Steve Smith (foot) returned to practice Sunday, according to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer.Fantasy Spin:Smith has been hampered by a foot infection recently, but he should be fine for Week 1. Start him as you normally would.
Steve Smith: Smith (foot) fully practiced Wednesday, the Panthers’ official site reports.
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Panthers coach Ron Rivera says wide receiver Steve Smith and linebacker Jon Beason are expected to play in the Sept. 9 regular season opener against Tampa Bay after returning to practice.
However, Rivera isn't sure about running back Jonathan Stewart, who remains out with a sprained ankle.
Smith missed the last two preseason games with what the team announced as a left foot...