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Carolina Panthers Week 9 Injury Report: Brandon LaFell Doubtful; Backup Defensive Ends Ailing
November 3rd, 2012 at 7:01 AM
Panthers wideout Brandon LaFell is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** LaFell is dealing with post-concussion symptoms after taking a vicious hit from Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte in the third quarter of last week's 23-22 loss at Soldier Field. The third-year LSU product actually returned to the...

Despite Draft Strategy, Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera Comfortable with Defensive Line
May 20th, 2012 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO2*** While the Carolina Panthers received mostly praise for their performance in April's draft, many fans and analysts were surprised that the team didn't address the defensive line until the fourth round (DE Frank Alexander) - and didn't draft a single defensive tackle with one of their seven picks. While there were...

Carolina Panthers Sign Every Draft Pick
May 11th, 2012 at 6:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** Just a day after inking ninth overall pick Luke Kuechly to a four-year deal, $12.58 million deal, the Carolina Panthers locked down their remaining six players in their 2012 draft class Friday morning. Under the collective bargaining agreement, all draft choices receive four-year deals. Second-round selection, offensive lineman Amini Silatolu, was...

Carolina Panthers Rookie Draft Picks Assigned Jersey Numbers
May 8th, 2012 at 5:27 PM
The Carolina Panthers rookie draft picks have been assigned their preliminary numbers. These numbers, of course, are subject to change once final cuts occur in early September. Carolina’s first-round pick, linebacker Luke Kuechly, didn’t have too much of a choice as to what number he would get. The ninth overall selection...

Carolina Panthers Draft Report Card: a Pick-By-Pick Analysis
May 2nd, 2012 at 10:44 PM
1)  (9th overall) - Linebacker Luke Kuechly, Boston College Luke Kuechly was considered by many to be the best "football player" in the entire draft. The 6-foot-3, 242-pound former Boston College standout was a tackling machine in college, averaging nearly 16 stops per game in 2011 - tops in the nation....