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Carolina Panthers Sign Tight End Ed Dickson
April 10th, 2014 at 3:40 PM
The Carolina Panthers have added another receiving threat for Cam Newton with the signing of tight end Ed Dickson. Ed Dickson will serve as the No. 2 tight end behind Greg Olsen, giving Carolina one of the better tight end duos in the NFL. Having a second talented tight end...

Carolina Panthers 2014 NFL Preseason Schedule Released
April 10th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
The 2014 NFL Preseason schedule has been released, with the Carolina Panthers drawing the Buffalo Bills, Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers. The Panthers will be seen across the country when their second preseason game against the Chiefs is aired nationally. While Carolina certainly has its own...

Caolina Panthers Sign Jason Avant to One Year Deal
April 7th, 2014 at 7:30 PM
The Carolina Panthers have added another sure-handed, possession receiver to their arsenal, with the team agreeing to a one year deal with Jason Avant. The Panthers have been looking to upgrade their receiving corps in the wake of the departures of Steve Smith, Brandon LaFell and Ted Ginn. While those...

Carolina Panthers not Interested in DeSean Jackson
March 29th, 2014 at 10:25 AM
Contrary to what Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera told USA Today, the Panthers are not interested in signing recently released wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The Panthers were previously seen as an obvious destination for DeSean Jackson given their dearth of talent at wide receiver. Carolina did contact the Philadelphia...

Carolina Panthers’ Ron Rivera on DeSean Jackson: “We’d Be Interested”
March 28th, 2014 at 3:48 PM
Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivers knows that his team has a major hole at wide receiver and a potential fit just hit the open market as the Philadelphia Eagles released DeSean Jackson. DeSean Jackson has big-time top end speed and can stretch the field vertically as well as any...

Panthers’ Cam Newton, 49ers’ Colin Kaepernick Dominated Green Carpet at Hall of Game Awards
February 22nd, 2014 at 9:30 AM
The green grass carpet was set as professional athletes, young athletes, actors, and singers arrived to the fourth annual Hall of Game Awards hosted by Cartoon Network this past Monday. “So pumped. It’s awesome to be here, I bought my little cousin it’s his birthday next week.” Said Joseph Fauria of the...

NFC Divisional Playoffs: Carolina Panthers Vs. San Francisco 49ers Preview
January 11th, 2014 at 10:48 PM
The Carolina Panthers will square off with the San Francisco 49ers at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday with a spot in the NFC Championship game on the line. To get to the second Super Bowl in franchise history, the Panthers will have to unseat arguably the hottest team in the NFL....

Carolina Panthers Meet Sizzling San Francisco 49ers in NFC Divisional Playoffs
January 8th, 2014 at 8:50 PM
The Carolina Panthers will have their hands full when the San Francisco 49ers invade Bank of America Stadium in Sunday's divisional-round playoff matchup. Nobody is playing better football right now than the 49ers, last year's NFC champions and this year's No. 5 seed. Jim Harbaugh's team, which hasn't lost since mid-November,...

Birth of ‘Riverboat Ron’ Sparked Carolina Panthers’ Remarkable Run to NFC South Crown
January 1st, 2014 at 7:27 AM
What a regular season for the Carolina Panthers. The 2013 campaign began in a way that everyone had seen before. It ended in a way that nobody saw coming — as NFC South champions. The Panthers were crowned division champs with a 21-20 victory over the Falcons at the Georgia Dome on Sunday...

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...

Ranking the Carolina Panthers’ Potential Playoff Matchups
December 26th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The playoff picture is far from complete as a number of teams are still vying for playoff berths and seeding. While the Panthers have clinched a playoff berth, they could end up as high as the No. 1 seed and as low as the No. 6 seed, depending on what...

Carolina Panthers Clinch Playoff Berth, Seize Division Lead with Clutch Win Over New Orleans Saints
December 22nd, 2013 at 8:18 PM
Revenge is sweet for the Carolina Panthers. Just two weeks after suffering a 31-13 drubbing to the New Orleans Saints (10-5) at the Superdome, the Carolina Panthers (11-4) returned the favor by knocking off their division rival 17-13 at rainy Bank of America Stadium on Sunday. The win gives Ron Rivera's team...

From Klutz to Clutch: Continuity Paying Off for Streaking Carolina Panthers
November 26th, 2013 at 4:59 PM
The Carolina Panthers have become clutch. For the second straight week, Panthers quarterback Cam Newton engineered a go-ahead touchdown drive in the final minute to secure a come-from-behind win against a quality AFC opponent. Last week, it was Tom Brady and the Patriots who fell victim to Newton's late-game heroics. This week, the...

Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers Outlast New England Patriots in Monday Night Thriller
November 19th, 2013 at 11:47 PM
The Carolina Panthers (7-3) bested the New England Patriots (7-3) 24-20 at Bank of America Stadium Monday night, notching their sixth straight win and earning their place among Super Bowl contenders in the NFC. A controversial ending overshadowed a thrilling game from start to finish - possibly the most exciting of...

Carolina Panthers Defense Shines in Statement Win Over San Francisco 49ers
November 12th, 2013 at 7:05 AM
With a 10-9 win against the reigning NFC champion San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, the Carolina Panthers silenced the critics and emerged squarely on the scene as a legitimate playoff contender. Ron Rivera's team, who moved to 6-3 with the victory, has won five straight and six of the last seven. However,...

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 Thump Atlanta Falcons 34-10 for Fourth Straight Win
November 3rd, 2013 at 8:45 PM
The Carolina Panthers crushed the division-rival Atlanta Falcons 34-10 at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday to notch their fourth straight blowout win and move to 5-3 on the season. Cam Newton didn't play his best game, but unlike in the past, he didn't need to. The stingy Carolina defense took full...

NFL Week 9 Power Rankings: Carolina Panthers Continue to Rise
October 29th, 2013 at 6:36 PM
The Carolina Panthers became winners of three straight - and four of their last five - with last Thursday's 31-13 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Ron Rivera's team has now overcome an 0-2 start to climb above .500 (4-3) for the first time since 2008. Although the Panthers' four victories...

‘Riverboat’ Ron Rivera Deserves Credit for Surging Carolina Panthers
October 26th, 2013 at 9:15 AM
I've been highly critical of Ron Rivera in the past, denouncing, among other things, his ultra-conservative coaching style. But following the team's heart-wrenching loss to Buffalo in Week 2, Rivera had an epiphany. He was reborn as a brand new coach, whom the media have aptly dubbed "Riverboat" Ron. The Panthers are...

Carolina Panthers Roll Past Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Third Straight Win
October 25th, 2013 at 1:40 AM
The Carolina Panthers blasted the division-rival Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-13 at Raymond James Stadium on Thursday night, notching their third consecutive win and moving over .500 (4-3) for the first time since 2008. Cam Newton turned in yet another spectacular performance in front of a national audience, using both his arm...