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Carolina Panthers Latest News and Notes
August 6th, 2013 at 12:25 PM
Fan Fest a Success The Panthers held their annual Fan Fest last weekend, which, according to the Charlotte Observer, drew a crowd of more than 20,000 fans. Those who attended got an opportunity to get up close and personal with some of their favorite players for an array of competitions, a live...

Caught Off Guard: Carolina Panthers Stun Veteran Lineman Geoff Hangartner with Abrupt Release
August 1st, 2013 at 6:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Carolina Panthers released Geoff Hangartner on Thursday, vacating the starting right guard position. The veteran lineman's release came as a shock to most, but none more so than Hangartner himself. "I was definitely surprised," Hangartner told the Charlotte Observer in a phone interview. "I knew there was competition in camp and...

Breaking News: Ron Rivera Will Return as Carolina Panthers Head Coach Next Season
January 5th, 2013 at 2:22 PM
The suspense is finally over. Ron Rivera will return as Carolina Panthers head coach next season. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera, who has two years left on a four-year, $11.2 million deal, was hanging in limbo for nearly a week before learning his fate in a meeting with owner Jerry Richardson Saturday morning.   The Carolina players...

Carolina Panthers Week 15 Injury Report: at Least 3 Starters Out at San Diego Chargers
December 14th, 2012 at 9:23 PM
For the Carolina Panthers, injuries are the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season. For Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, the team will be without at least three starters: running back Jonathan Stewart, center Geoff Hangartner and defensive tackle Dwan Edwards. Two more starters, wide receiver Brandon LaFell (turf...

Desperation Bowl: Skidding Carolina Panthers, Dallas Cowboys Face Off in Crucial Week 7 Matchup
October 20th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
A three-game losing streak in the NBA, NHL or MLB is typically nothing more than minor setback. In the National Football League, it's almost always cataclysmic. With just 16 opportunities to earn a playoff berth, the margin for error in professional football is exponentially smaller, and the pressure of each game is...

Carolina Panthers Latest News and Notes: Bye Week Edition
October 15th, 2012 at 8:34 PM
Panthers lose Kalil, sign Austin Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil, who took out a full-page ad guaranteeing a Panthers Super Bowl victory in July, was placed on the season-ending IR after suffering a Lisfranc injury in last Sunday's 16-12 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. This is a devastating loss to a Carolina...

Carolina Panthers Meet with Free Agent OL Jason Brown
March 14th, 2012 at 3:46 PM
The Carolina Panthers have made a lot of moves at the guard position this week, cutting eight-year veteran Travelle Wharton and signing Geoff Hangartner to a three-year contract on Tuesday. By cutting Wharton, the Panthers cleared $3.8 million in cap space. According to a league source, Carolina met with free agent...

Carolina Panthers Sign Guard Geoff Hangartner, Release Travelle Wharton as Part of Several Roster Moves This Week
March 13th, 2012 at 9:44 PM
There was a changing of guard - in every sense of the phrase - in Charlotte on Tuesday. The Carolina Panthers signed guard Geoff Hangartner to three-year contract on Tuesday while releasing guard Travelle Wharton. The decision to release Wharton was an extremely difficult one for general manager Marty Hurney. "He's been...

Carolina Panthers’ Highest Priority Free Agent Re-signings for 2012
February 25th, 2012 at 7:43 PM
The Carolina Panthers have several key players that will become unrestricted free agents if not signed before the March league deadline. Here are the five most important free agent re-signings for the Panthers moving toward training camp and the 2012 season. ***PHOTO1*** 1) Tight End Jeremy Shockey Jeremy Shockey and Greg Olsen marked...

Carolina Panthers Locker Room News and Notes
February 8th, 2012 at 8:58 PM
The Carolina Panthers signed long snapper J.J. Jansen and backup linebacker Jason Phillips to contracts on Wednesday. Jansen, the Carolina long snapper since 2009, was signed to a four-year extension. When it comes to NFL long snappers, usually no news is good news. Jansen, undrafted out of Notre Dame in 2008,...

Carolina Panthers: 2011 Season Offensive Report Card
January 7th, 2012 at 2:53 PM
Although the Panthers finished the season 6-10, their offense was one of the NFL's best with rookie sensation Cam Newton under center. Here's how they graded out in 2011: Quarterback ***PHOTO1*** The Panthers knew Cam Newton had the potential to be great when they drafted him number one overall in last year's...

Jeremy Shockey Probable for Week 5 Matchup Against Former Team
October 7th, 2011 at 5:56 PM
Jeremy Shockey has been upgraded to probable for this Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints after suffering a concussion against the Bears last week. This game is of particular importance to the four-time Pro Bowler, who still holds a grudge against his former team for releasing him. ***PHOTO1*** "This game can't come...

Carolina Panthers Sign Defensive Tackle Ron Fields, Guard Reggie Wells
September 15th, 2011 at 8:07 PM
The Carolina Panthers added some depth in the trenches on Tuesday, signing defensive tackle Ron Fields, and guard Reggie Wells. Fields, who turned 30 on Tuesday, is a 6'2", 314 pounder who will assist Carolina's young defensive tackles Sione Fua, Terrell McClain, and Andre Neblett in providing pressure up the middle....

Carolina Panthers Strengthen Offensive Line With Addition of Geoff Hangartner, Max Jean-Gilles
September 6th, 2011 at 8:15 AM
In one of several roster moves on Monday, the Panthers brought back offensive lineman Geoff Hangartner after he was cut by Buffalo on Saturday. Hangartner, a familiar face in the Carolina locker room, started 27 games for the Panthers from 2005-2008 before joining the Bills in 2009. Hangartner, along with veteran...