CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As early as training camp, it was obvious to most observers that the offensive line of the Carolina Panthers was going to be a major weak spot. There were essentially four positions being held by new players.
The only mainstay was star center Ryan Kalil, but not even he, whom many consider to be the best center in the NFL, could prevent this offensive line from...
After Carolina lost to Minnesota in Week 13 and slumped to 3-8-1, there were many Panthers fans who began to look forward to having a top-ten pick in the 2015 NFL draft. Nobody predicted what would happen next. Four straight victories propelled Ron Rivera's men to a second consecutive NFC South title, a feat that had never been managed before. However, now Carolina is sliding down...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says Mike Remmers will make his first NFL start at right tackle Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
Nate Chandler, who started the first 11 games at right tackle, injured his knee and was placed on injured reserve last week.
The Panthers signed Remmers from the St. Louis Rams' practice squad Oct. 28, but he hasn't played...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2014
The Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers have released a list of their inactives for tonight’s Monday Night Football contest.
Panthers Inactives: WR Philly Brown, CB Bene Benwikere, RB Chris Ogbonnaya, S Robert Lester, OT David Foucault, OG Trai Turner, and OL Mike Remmers.
Eagles Inactives: QB Nick Foles, S Earl Wolff, S Jaylen Watkins, OL Julian Vandervelde, OL Dennis Kelly...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Carolina Panthers have signed offensive tackle Mike Remmers and safety Robert Lester to their 53-man roster.
Remmers had been with the Rams practice squad, while Lester was on Carolina's practice squad.
To make room, Carolina placed linebacker Chase Blackburn on injured reserve with a knee injury and waived running back Darrin Reaves on Tuesday.
Via AP on Fox
October 28, 2014
The Carolina Panthers announced Tuesday that they have signed S Robert Lester to their active roster, placed LB Chase Blackburn on season-ending injured reserve and waived RB Darrin Reaves.
In order to make room for Remmers and Lester on the roster, the #Panthers placed LB Chase Blackburn on IR and waived RB Darrin Reaves.
— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) October 28, 2014
In the past day or so, the Rams have brought two former Vikings players in for workouts, signing one.
Source says LB Larry Dean, released last Sunday by Vikings, had workout Thursday with St. Louis. See story at http://t.co/KPXbhV0my0
— Chris Tomasson (@christomasson) September 5, 2014
The St. Louis Rams just signed OT/G Mike Remmers to their practice squad after he was let go...
The St. Louis Rams have signed OL Mike Remmers to their practice squad on Friday, according to his agent Brett Tessler.
The St. Louis Rams just signed OT/G signed undrafted free agent to their practice squad after he was let go by the Minnesota Vikings on Wednesday.
— Brett Tessler (@TesslerSports) September 5, 2014
The Rams practice squad now consists of:
LB Denicos Allen...
Yesterday we reported that the Minnesota Vikings shaved down their roster to 53 players in preparation for the regular season. The next roster moves due for NFL teams is deciding who will play on their practice squads. Here’s a primer on practice squad rules, per The Daily Norseman:
Practice squad players are just that. . .guys that practice with the team. They don’t play...
The Vikings have announced 9 players that have been added to the practice squad, leaving room for 1 more player. My guess is the last player will be recently cut Austin Wentworth who was cut to make room for recently signed Mike Harris.
Below are the 9 players that have been added (no surprises).
Running back Joe Banyard, wide receiver Kain Colter, defensive tackle Isame Faciane...
Good evening from Mankato! What a day! We went from heavy rain this morning to sunburnt arms this afternoon. Oh well! Let’s get into it! You know… for some reason I envisioned Mike Zimmer-run Vikings’ practices to be a bit more intense. It was a pretty low-key day for the most part. There were a few flashy plays (no Cordarelle Patterson was still out with a foot injury), but...