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WATCH: Carolina Panthers OL Travelle Wharton Takes Out To Eagles Defenders With One Awesome Block

When you have a quarterback like Cam Newton you are not done blocking for him until the whistle blows. With his ability to escape trouble plays can be extended much longer than if another quarterback was behind center.  So when Newton started to roll out in the play below Travelle Wharton knew he needed to do what he could to protect his QB--so he took out two pass rushers with...
Via FatManWriting
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Gamecocks' new OL coach has NFL pedigree

Wharton returns to his alma mater in a coaching capacity Dilip Vishwanat Getty ImagesIn correspondence with Steve Spurrier's resignation, an interim head coach tag was placed upon Shawn Elliott.  Great to see former teammate & NFL great @TravelleWharton coaching up the OL the rest of the season! Class act, intelligent, w experience— Erik Kimrey (@ErikKimrey) October 15, 2015...
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October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Travelle Wharton Announces His Retirement

Travelle Wharton spent a decade of his life backing his teammates in the perilous trenches of the National Football League. And even if it was for an hour, those very same brothers gratefully returned the favor Tuesday afternoon.Carolina Panthers players flooded the conference room at Wofford College, home of the team’s training camp, to provide support for the 6’4”, 315-pound...
Via Pro Football Spot
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers News: Travelle Wharton set to announce retirement today

The 10 year veteran on Carolina's offensive line is set to announce his retirement today, according to Darin Grant with Following the training camp today Wharton is expected to hold a press conference announcing the end of his tenure and joining his other teammate who also retired this offseason, left tackle Jordan Gross.#453119353 / gettyimages.comAfter coming in...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Panthers OL Travelle Wharton Retiring From NFL

  Former Carolina Panthers G Travelle Wharton will announce his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday. “It’s time,” said Wharton, per Steve Reed. “I just had to admit it.” All indications have been that Wharton was likely to call it a career, but he had yet to announce anything formally until now. Wharton, 32, is coming off of a great 2013 season in which Pro Football...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Mock draft update: Carolina Panthers stick with offensive linemen

Several new mock drafts have been released over the last day or so, shedding more light on the potential direction for the Panthers next month. After the latest troubling news that elite guard Travelle Wharton may be retiring on top of Jordan Gross’ retirement, it looks like it will be increasingly important that Dave Gettleman shores up the line to protect Cam Newton, rather...
Via cover32 - Panthers
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers Free Agent G Travelle Wharton Says He Is Leaning Towards Retirement

Former Carolina Panthers G Travelle Wharton says that he is “leaning towards” retirement, but that no decision has been made yet, per Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer. Wharton, 32, is coming off of a great 2013 season in which Pro Football Focus had him rated as the No. 5 guard in the league. Interestingly enough, the Panthers actually released him back in 2012, but Wharton...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

A top five NFL offensive lineman is leaning towards retirement

This has been a difficult offseason for the Carolina Panthers. The franchise’s greatest player of all-time and greatest offensive lineman ever both have moved on. Things may be getting worse. Travelle Wharton, who graded out as the fifth best guard in the NFL last season per Pro Football Focus, is reportedly leaning towards retirement. #Panthers FA guard Travelle Wharton, attending...
Via cover32 - Panthers
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers G Travelle Wharton Also Considering Retirement?

Panthers free agent G Travelle Wharton recently mentioned that he’s contemplating his future in the NFL and is unsure if he’ll return next season. “I don’t know what I’m going to do at this point. Still trying to figure it out,” Wharton said, via the Charlotte Observer. “Really taking inventory on my body, my mind, and just making sure it’s the right deal for me....
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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