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Cam Newton’s third annual ‘Thanksgiving Jam’ feeds 800 underprivileged kids (video)

Even though the season for the Carolina Panthers (3-7-1) hasn’t gone exactly as planned, Cam Newton continued his stellar work related to community outreach by hosting the third edition of an extra-special event during the week of Thanksgiving. “Cam’s Thanksgiving Jam” on Tuesday night welcomed 800 underprivileged to an event featuring a good meal and...Read More The post...
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Carolina Panthers fan burns his own team on Twitter in epic fashion

The Carolina Panthers are one of the NFL’s biggest disappointments this season. After Cam Newton took a big leap forward in 2013, the front office robbed him of his receivers and the offense has taken a considerable step back. That and losing defensive end Greg Hardy to his legal troubles has turned the Panthers into a shell of their former selves. Last season at this time Carolina...
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Carolina Panthers affected by these Week 12 biggest heroes and goats

Twelve weeks into the 2014 NFL season, the league is starting to take shape. It’s easier and easier to see what teams are contenders and which ones are just not ready for primetime. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell...
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Carolina Panthers current confidence level from national media is eye opening

It’s crunch time. That’s the best way to describe mid-November games in the NFL, contests that will ultimately start to thin the herd of playoff contenders, narrowing the field to those teams truly capable of making the postseason and leaving the pretenders exposed for the football world to see. What franchises fall into each category? This week’s Gut Reactions help provide...
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FCS Playoff Schedule is here; Here are all the games

The FCS playoffs are here and we brought the schedule to all our readers. First round, Nov. 29 Fordham vs. Sacred Heart, 12 p.m., ESPN3 Eastern Kentucky vs. Indiana State, 1 p.m., ESPN3 Richmond vs. Morgan State, 1 p.m., ESPN3 Sam Houston State vs. Southeastern Louisiana, 2 p.m., ESPN3 Montana vs. San Diego, 4 p.m., […] The post FCS Playoff Schedule is here; Here are all the games...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
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Can Philly Brown Be Carolina's New Ted Ginn?

Transitions, particularly in the job department, often generate some critical comparisons—warranted or not. After all, it’s understandably natural to question change.When one employee has been unseated or has chosen a different path, can his or her successor sufficiently fill the vacated position? Will the new hire match up or even come close to what was previously there?For...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers: Terrible division only hope for terrible play

The 2014 season clearly hasn’t gone the way the Carolina Panthers envisioned it. However, there is hope, and that hope may lie in abysmal play of NFC South. The NFL’s worst division has combined for 13 wins, and is only one of two divisions without at least 20 combined wins (AFC South has 14 wins). The Carolina Panthers season woes have been well documented this year, ranging...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Panthers Have a Gem in Josh Norman?

If you’re a cornerback in today’s National Football League, you have to reek of confidence. You must carry yourself with an adequate amount of tenacity, courage and poise—among other traits—to succeed on this particular level of ball.Just take a glance at what is widely considered to be the position’s upper class—Richard Sherman, Darrelle Revis, Patrick Peterson, Joe...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers That Need to Step Up Now and Beyond

1. Byron Bell (or a replacement left tackle)Cam Newton has been sacked 32 times this season and the tackles have been the weak link on that line. Ryan Kalil has been a rock inside and missing Amini Silatolu for a chunk of the year has not helped. But if the offensive tackles don’t protect Newton from taking so many hits we will continue to see Newton on the injury report week in...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis

Today the Carolina Panthers worked out several wide receivers. This comes a day after the team released Jason Avant for speaking his mind. The team had Tysson Poots and Austin Pettis were both in town. Pettis could be a very solid signing for the Panthers. @CarPanthersNews: The Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis today. Pettis […] The post Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cam Newton had Twitter hacked due to simple password

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton fell victim to Twitter hackers on Tuesday. And this wasn’t one of those instances where an athlete tweets something stupid and then pretends he was hacked. Do you really think Newton is dumb enough to tweet stuff like this? @CameronNewton would NEVER! — JohnMiguel Lopez (@JohnnybGood702) November 18, 2014...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Is Cam Newton even good?

It’s been a while since I pulled out this gimmick, so … Player Yds TD INT Fmb Cmp % QB Rating A 2,392 12 10 7 58.9 80.3 B 2,075 13 9 6 59.8 76.8 Player A has thrown for more yards, and as such has a higher quarterback rating. Player B has slim leads in pretty much every other area. He’s thrown one less interception and fumbled once...
Via The Sports Post
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Avant released two days after criticizing Panthers coaches

Jason Avant was released by the Carolina Panthers on Tuesday, two days after he criticized the coaches for their mentality at the end of Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The Panthers got the ball with 2:08 left in the game down 19-17 to the Falcons. They drove to the Atlanta 28 and kicker Graham...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Rivera: Hardy 'probably' won't play for Panthers this year

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he's ''probably'' given up hope of Greg Hardy playing this season following the NFL's decision Tuesday to suspend Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for the remainder of the year. Peterson pleaded no contest Nov. 4 to misdemeanor reckless assault for injuries to his 4-year-old son. Hardy, a Pro Bowl defensive end, was placed on...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Avant cut after critiquing Panthers’ play-calling

The Carolina Panthers apparently have seen — and heard — enough of Jason Avant. Avant’s agent, Doug Hendrickson, sent out a cryptic tweet on Tuesday, implying the veteran receiver has been given his walking papers. Much better things ahead and role for Jason Avant. Definitely deserves better. — Doug Hendrickson (@DHendrickson41) November 18, 2014   FOX Sports...
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Panthers expect fullback Mike Tolbert back for next game

  Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he expects 2013 Pro Bowl fullback Mike Tolbert to play in the team's next game Nov. 30 against the Minnesota Vikings. The Panthers (3-7-1) have a bye this week. Tolbert has spent the last eight games on the injured reserve/designated to return list with a hairline fracture in his left leg, but is eligible to return against the Vikings. Rivera says...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Injury Report: Jonathan Stewart, DeAngelo Williams, Jerricho Cotchery

After going 3-2 in their first five games, the Carolina Panthers have been not won a single game since week five. Fortunately for Carolina, WR Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) and starting running backs DeAngelo Williams (foot) and Jonathan Stewart (ankle) are listed as probable for Sunday's game against Atlanta.  According to the Carolina Panther's team injury report, 13 players...
Via NFL Injury Report
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Injury Update: Cam Newton, DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart

Carolina Panthersquarterback Cam Newton said on Wednesday that he's playing hurt despite earlier comments by head coach Ron Rivera, reports Chris Wesseling of Elsewhere, running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart have been officially listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons. #458775968 / gettyimages.comRivera said that Newton was...
Via NFL Injury Report
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Trolls Rex Ryan While Mark Sanchez Goes Off On Panthers

Mark Sanchez went off on the Carolina Panthers during Monday Night Football. Twitter fully enjoyed trolling Rex Ryan while Sanchez did work.
Via Gamedayr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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