Weekly Rewind: Cam Newton Is Cooler Than Colin Kaepernick

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the Carolina Panthers this week along with national featured columns you may enjoy. Carolina Panthers -Cam Newton proved he has more style than Colin Kaepernick. (READ) -What will the Panthers do at wide receiver and tight end this offseason? (READ) -What has Panthers’ Super Bowl...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Where are they now? Playoff hero Ricky Proehl

Every once in a while this offseason, we’re going to examine where some old Rams are these days. Today, we’re going to look at what Ricky Proehl – he of the famous touchdown catch in the 1999 NFC Championship – is up to these days. And for that, I’ll direct you to cover32 Panthers, who wrote a great piece on what Proehl is up to these days in the North Carolina area (he...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Where Are They Now? Super Bowl Hero Ricky Proehl

Snapshots always accompany moments that we now regard as legend. During the 1999 NFC Championship Game, the imagery provides a perfect prelude for the events to come. Kurt Warner under center, viewers unable to peer inside his facemask as he barks out instructions to his offensive unit. The anonymous Rams fan with the blue helmet with yellow stripes on top; face covering her mouth...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals best team pick: Wide receiver

After looking through countless statistics of the wide receivers that have been drafted by the Arizona Cardinals, I just couldn’t pick a clear cut number one receiver from the group. Oh alright, I’ll pick one. Larry Fitzgerald is the best wide receiver ever drafted by the Cardinals. Period. Fitz is one of the best wide receivers to ever play the game, but it was much closer than...
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers assistant receivers coach Taylor takes Stanford RBs job

Panthers assistant receivers coach Lance Taylor will be the next running backs coach at Stanford. Taylor was with the Panthers and receivers coach Ricky Proehl for one season before going to Stanford for his highest coaching position of his young career. Taylor was a graduate assistant at Alabama, his alma mater, from 2007-2008 and coached receivers at Appalachian State in 2009...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Elijah Hood leads 22-player class at UNC

From now on, North Carolina coach Larry Fedora won't have to worry about having fewer scholarships to hand out. Fedora announced a class of 22 players Wednesday during signing day - the Tar Heels' last under NCAA sanctions that reduced the number of scholarships by 15 over three years. Fedora says the sanctions meant ''you can't make mistakes because it'...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Three talented wide receivers balance load for Panthers

Panthers receiver Brandon LaFell told Muhsin Muhammad he had something special in store for him if LaFell got into the end zone in the Week 3 game against the Giants. Muhammad a Panthers wide receiver from 1996-2004 and 2008-2009 had just banged the ‘Keep Pounding’ drum before the home game when LaFell approached him. LaFell told the former Panther that if he caught a touchdown...
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October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Draft 2013: Keenan Allen, WR, California

Credit: ESPN Player: Keenan Allen Position: Wide Receiver School: California Queen City Sports Ranking: 2nd At one time Keenan Allen was seen as the top wide receiver in the 2013 NFL draft. However, a strained knee ligament has dropped Allen’s stock as the draft approaches. Allen had three productive seasons at California. In his freshman year (2010), Allen caught 46 passes for...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Draft Zone Spotlight: Tyler Shaw, WR, Northwest Missouri State

Draft Zone Spotlight: Tyler Shaw, WR, Northwest Missouri State I have brought you quite a bit of small school athletes this year from the state for Missouri but maybe none more popular than Tyler Shaw. Tyler Shaw is a very solid wide out who possess great hands. Tyler uses his amazing speed and jumping ability to bring down the ball.  Shaw is a competitor and is also a standout...
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Wake first to offer Proehl

Wake Forest was the first to offer Charlotte area product Austin Proehl of Providence Senior High School. The 5-foot-11, 170-pound wide receiver is the son of Demon Deacon and NFL great, Ricky Proehl. He said the connection to the program could be a big plus when it becomes decision time.
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Shula promoted to Panthers OC

After 14 years Mike Shula is getting another chance to run an NFL offense. The Panthers named Shula as their new offensive coordinator Friday and promoted two other assistant coaches. Richard Rodgers was named Carolina's special teams coordinator after taking over that role on an interim basis last season and Ricky Proehl was promoted as the Panthers new wide receivers coach...
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January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Panthers promote Shula to OC

The Carolina Panthers announced Friday that they promoted Mike Shula to offensive coordinator. Shula has been the team's quarterbacks coach the past two seasons. He replaces Rob Chudzinski, who recently became the Cleveland Browns head coach. Former Browns coach Pat Shurmur and former Oakland Raiders coach Hue Jackson were also candidates, but Shula has established a familiarity...
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January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Panthers promote Shula to offensive coordinator

The Panthers have named quarterbacks coach Mike Shula as their new offensive coordinator and promoted two other assistant coaches. Carolina also announced Friday Richard Rodgers will become the special teams coordinator after taking over that role on an interim basis last season. Also, Ricky Proehl has been promoted as the team's new wide receivers coach after working as the...
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January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

D'Alessandro: New England Patriots don't sit well with Super Bowl veteran Ricky Proehl

'I can’t stand the Patriots,' Hillsborough native says. 'I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that I’m rooting for them to get crushed.'
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February 05, 2012  |  Discuss

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