Avery Johnson to be inducted into Hall of Fame… in Louisiana

Former San Antonio Spurs Spurs point guard and NBA Coach of the Year Avery Johnson is part of the 2015 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Class. The 49-year-old will be inducted next summer along with Jake Delhomme, Pat Collins, Yvette Girouard and Otis Washington. Johnson played for the Spurs for a total of nine […]
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

What would it take to bring in a minor league for the NFL?

As the NFL Vice President of Active Player Development, former Philadelphia Eagle Troy Vincent continues to find ways to find ways to advance the game and develop player quality on the field. “It would be an opportunity to enhance our game on many levels, to develop the future, preserve and innovate the game”, said Vincent. The NFL had that for over a decade with NFL Europe,...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Seconds away from a Carolina Panthers Super Bowl title

It’s Throwback Thursday! Well, a Friday edition but it’s not like that matters. Time to look back at one of the most magical runs in the history of the Carolina Panthers, and the entire NFL. On September 7, 2003, the Carolina Panthers found themselves down 17-0 at halftime of their season opener to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Head coach John Fox, in his second year in Charlotte...
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May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

How the 2009 draft brought Cam Newton to the Carolina Panthers

Coming off a bounce-back 12-4 season, the Carolina Panthers came into the 2009 draft hoping to build on the momentum. With the team full of aging stars (such as Jake Delhomme, Chris Gamble, and Jordan Gross), this was be an important draft to continue replenishing the roster with young stars to complement the ones brought in recent drafts (such as DeAngelo Williams and Jon Beason...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Let Free Agency Commence!

What do the Browns have cooking today? I have no idea what the Browns will do with free agency this year, but I have some clear ideas about what I think they should and shouldn’t do. Despite the massive amount of money and the ever growing list of players available, I still think it’s a bad idea to build a team too much through free agency. This Browns team, despite their struggles...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

10 Worst NFL Free Agent Signings Of All Time

Free agency has arrived. Ahead is a period of players seeking lucrative deals, coincided with teams drastically overspending hoping to find that missing piece in the puzzle, taking them from pretenders to contenders.  The free agency period is often one of the most exciting times in the football calendar, but, for some it can be a disaster, millions are shelled out on a player only...
Via Football Nation
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

From starting the Super Bowl for the Carolina Panthers to controversy

“The game all starts up front with the offensive and defensive linemen and every game is won or lost at the line of scrimmage”. These are words taken directly from the mission statement of “Camp Lineman”, which is a camp run by former players, coaches and “football enthusiasts”. One of the linemen who will start working at the camp is Kevin Donnalley, who throughout his...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Who’s On The Panthers’ Mt. Rushmore?

Ever since LeBron James mentioned his NBA Mt. Rushmore, it seems like more people know who makes up that one than the actual Mt. Rushmore. Of course that go us at cover32 thinking, who is on the Mt. Rushmore for every NFL team? For the Carolina Panthers, it’s: -Julius Peppers, the franchise’s all-time sack leader -Jake Delhomme, the franchise’s greatest quarterback ever who...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Week 17 to Dictate Saints' 2013 Fate

It's kind of wild to consider how many possible scenarios await the Saints on the other end of week 17 games. A win over Tampa and a Carolina loss at Atlanta would give the Saints the same thing they aimed for since the Seattle loss: a 1st round bye, home playoff game, and the 2nd seed. Not that long ago that scenario seemed like the worst case, and now it's a borderline pipe dream...
Via The Saints Nation
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Opponent: Louisiana Lafayette

The University of Lafayette is nestled in Lafayette Louisiana which is tucked away in Jefferson Parish.  A Parish is like the Louisiana version of a county.  They are named parishes because when Roman Catholic giants France and Spain were running things in their respective times they divided the state up by drawing lines in relation to what church was where.  Louisiana’s state...
Via The Cardinal Connect
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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