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Carolina Panthers LB Shaq Thompson Could Have Flattened This Guy

Shaq Thompson was a heck ck of a play-maker last season for Washington. Good enough that the Panthers were willing to use a first round pick on him. When he and Luke Kuechly take the field together this season the Panthers defense is going to be formidable indeed. If this play had been in a game rather than practice this would have been his first official NFL slober-knocker.Lucky...
Via FatManWriting
14 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Camp update on Carolina Panthers DT Star Lotulelei

What could an injury to Star Lotulelei mean to the Carolina Panthers defense?   Star Lotulelei is continuing to experience problems with his troublesome right foot per reports from and was carted off-the-field on Monday. With training camp ongoing for all 32 franchises and a few major injuries reported throughout the day including a season-ending injury to Baltimore...
Via EndZoneScore
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 3 unbelievable plays from the start of Carolina Panthers training camp

If you’re not at Panthers training camp right now, you’re missing out. Not only is it an awesome environment, but it signifies that we are officially done talking about things that don’t matter. Right now, it’s all about football! AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: What will happen in the AFC in 2015 Top 10: The NFL’s third-tier cornerbacks Fantasy Preview: The top-60 RBs...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers' Josh Norman doesn't mess around with wildlife

For Josh Norman of the Carolina Panthers, there's no taking risks heading into a contract year. At least, no risks off the field itself.  We've seen Eric Berry admit to being ridiculously scared of horses, according to Dan Hanzus of Apparently, though, Berry isn't the only NFL player to admit to being afraid of animals, as Norman has his own fears. As David Newton of ESPN...
Via Fox Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cam Newton on taking hits: I'm not a ballerina

Cam Newton downplayed the notion that he takes too much abuse due to his penchant for running with the football by pointing out that he is in fact a football player and that absorbing contact comes with the territory, regardless of whether or not a player lines up at the quarterback position. “Sacks, touches, hits,...Read More The post Cam Newton on taking hits: I’m a football...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Waive/Injured WR Stephen Hill Following Torn ACL, Sign WR Paul Browning

The Carolina Panthers announced Sunday that they’ve waived/injured WR Stephen Hill after he sustained a torn ACL. The Panthers also signed WR Paul Browning to a contract to take his place on their roster. Hill, 24, is a former second-round pick of the Jets. He spent just two years with the team before he was placed waivers at ... The post Panthers Waive/Injured WR...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton sets sights on leading ‘No. 1 offense in the league’

Cam Newton has set impressive goals for himself and the Carolina Panthers. Never afraid to speak his mind about his own abilities, Newton has now set the bar of expectations all the way to the top for himself and his offensive teammates. Speaking with, Newton stated a lofty goal: “Our main goal now is to become the No. 1 offense in the league,” Newton said. “And I’m...
Via Sportsnaut
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Panthers' secondary eager to break out of front 7's shadow

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) The Carolina Panthers' secondary is eager to finally break out from the shadows of the perennially strong front seven this season. They may finally have the personnel to do that. The Panthers have finished in the top 10 in defense the last three seasons largely because of a strong - and deep - front seven that can get to the quarterback without having to overload...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Three Carolina Panthers who will make a splash this preseason

Thursday morning, the Carolina Panthers arrived at Spartanburg, South Carolina for their first day of training camp. The team, whose home games take place at the stadium in Charlotte, has been coming to Wofford College in Spartanburg for its preseason festivities for years now. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: What will happen in the AFC in 2015 Top 10: The NFL’s third-tier cornerbacks...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Carolina Panthers be Super Bowl contenders in 2015?

Linebacker Thomas Davis is adamant the Carolina Panthers are a true contender. Defensive end Mario Addison took it a step further heading into training camp at Wofford College. “There ain’t no limits,’’ Addison said as players reported to Wofford College. “We’re going all the way. We have all the tools and all we have to do is put it together. “I see a Super Bowl...
Via EndZoneScore
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Two reasons why the NFL can no longer underrate the Carolina Panthers

Since 2011, the Carolina Panthers have been one of the more intriguing franchises in the NFL. There have been definite struggles since the team made it to the Super Bowl for the first and only time in 2004, and the quest for a return trip has been difficult to say the least. One reason why the Panthers have been so unique is Carolina has always been a team that is better than what...
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Ron Rivera says Kelvin Benjamin in 'tremendous shape'

While there were originally some rumors floating around that second-year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin looked out of shape, it seems that it may be time to put the rumors to bed. According to David Newton of ESPN, Ron Rivera gave a rave review of Benjamin when he showed up for camp. Not only did Rivera state that Benjamin was in "tremendous shape," as Newton explains, but he also...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers WR cited for marijuana paraphernalia, had child in car

This is not the way Stephen Hill wanted to begin training camp. The week the Carolina Panthers were set to report to training camp, Hill, a former second-round pick of the Jets, was cited for possession of marijuana paraphernalia. Hill was pulled over for a seat belt violation and was found to be in possession...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers’ head coach Ron Rivera could miss beginning of training camp after brother’s death

Sad news for the Carolina Panthers and Ron Rivera on Tuesday as the head coach’s brother passed away. Mickey Rivera, 56, passed away after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer, a team official confirmed this evening, via My brother Mickey passed today. He was one of my 1st & best teammates. Love u bro #RIP #Riverabrothers4ever ...
Via EndZoneScore
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Sign OTs Tony Hills & Davonte Wallace, Waive RB Darrin Reaves

The Carolina Panthers signed offensive tackles Tony Hills and Davonte Wallace to contracts on Tuesday, according to the NFL transactions release. To make room for the new additions, the Panthers also placed RB Darrin Reaves on waivers. Hills, 30, is a former fourth round pick of the Steelers back in 2008. He spent two years in Pittsburgh before brief stops ... The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kelvin Benjamin says he is healthy, at perfect weight

Last month Carolina Panthers second-year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was reportedly having a battle with his weight along with dealing with a bum hamstring. Whether it was some extra laps around the field, more time on the treadmill or a stricter diet, Benjamin —who was 245 pounds in his rookie year—now claims he is at his “perfect” weight. “I’m not on the scale...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers 2015 NFL Season Preview

Quarterback The Panthers were one of the best teams in the whole NFL in 2013, winning 12 games and the NFC South and finishing the season 4th in rate of moving the chains differential. They were dominant on both sides of the ball, ranking 6th in rate of moving the chains and 5th in rate of moving the chains allowed. In 2014, the Panthers repeated as NFC South champions, the first...
Via The Football Fan Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Videos: Cam Newton’s Little Brother Showing Off His Quarterback Skills At Auburn Today

Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback and current Carolina Panthers signal caller Cam Newton is kind of a big deal on Auburn’s campus after winning a title for the Tigers. So when his little brother – 2017 ATH Caylin Newton – stops by to workout for the coaching staff, people take notice, and that’s just what happened Thursday afternoon. The 5-foot-10, 165-pound athlete...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Cam Newton Plays Wide Receiver in Flag Football Game

Would the Carolina Panthers want their $100 million quarterback running routes and playing wide receiver during the offseason? After Steve Smith broke his arm playing flag football a handful of years ago, probably not. Watch as Newton lines up to catch a pass during a game of flag football. Cam Newton out here playing flag football @naijasprince — #LilBillFromTheP...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2015 Preview: Carolina Panthers

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2015 regular season. Today, the Carolina Panthers. 2014 in a nutshell: The Panthers start horribly, get hot late thanks to rejuvenated play on defense and sneak into the playoffs despite a losing record in the terrible NFC South. Then they even manage to win a postseason game...
Via This Given Sunday
13 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN’s Joey Galloway: “ESPN will shut down if an SEC team doesn’t get in the playoff”

ESPN’s perceived SEC bias was a pretty big storyline throughout the college football season last year, with Chris Fowler even alluding to it on College GameDay. And now one of ESPN’s analysts seems to have made a joke at the network’s expense. SEC Media Days happened this week in Alabama. During Thursday’s “College Football Live” broadcast, College Football Final Analyst...
Via Awful Announcing
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Five most important Atlanta Falcons players in 2015

The Atlanta Falcons are heading into the 2015 season with high expectations, and the hope to get back to the top of the NFC South. Last season, it was the worst conference in the league but the Carolina Panthers were able to come out on top and make the playoffs. That was a big disappointment for the Falcons, and they made some major changes this offseason. Dan Quinn was hired...
Via This Given Sunday
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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