Category: ‘Quarterbacks’

Coming up Clutch: Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers Flipping Script in Close Games
December 27th, 2013 at 8:43 AM
With Sunday's 17-13 win over the New Orleans Saints, the Carolina Panthers clinched the fifth playoff berth in franchise history, and first since 2008. The excitement surrounding the team, which has won 10 of 11 games heading into Week 17, is at an all-time high. With a victory against the Falcons...

Carolina Panthers Midseason Report Card: Quarterback
November 4th, 2013 at 9:25 AM
After an 0-2 start, the Carolina Panthers have won four straight and five of six to improve to 5-3 and pull within one game of the New Orleans Saints for the NFC South lead. With 2013 NFL regular season officially halfway over, Panthers 101 is doling out midseason grades for each position...

Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton – Hype or Hope?
October 10th, 2013 at 6:15 PM
As the Carolina Panthers have stumbled to a 1-3 start for the third consecutive season, the majority of fans and pundits are pointing the finger at head coach Ron Rivera and his staff. There's no denying that coaching deficiencies are a major reason for the team's current - and past -...

NFL Fines Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton $10K for Helmet Violation
October 1st, 2013 at 9:44 PM
The NFL fined Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton $10,000 this week for wearing unapproved Under Armour visor clips on his helmet. Until last week, the third-year quarterback had donned the logo on his helmet since his rookie season - a total of 35 games - without incident. League policy states that: "No invisible...

Should Johnny Manziel Take Cam Newton’s Advice?
August 13th, 2013 at 8:25 AM
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel stormed onto the scene last season, wowing spectators and rattling opposing defenses with his elusive and improvisational style of play. He became a national sensation last November after his dazzling performance powered the Aggies to a 29-24 upset over top-ranked Alabama. Just two days after his 20th...