Tagged: ‘Jerry Richardson’

Mike McCormack, NFL Hall of Famer and First Carolina Panthers President, Dies at 83
November 17th, 2013 at 7:50 AM
The Carolina Panthers lost one of its founding fathers on Friday when Mike McCormack, the team's first president, passed away at 83 in his Palm Desert, Calif. home. McCormack served as a right-hand man to Panthers owner Jerry Richardson during his bid to bring an NFL franchise to Charlotte in the...

Why Did the Carolina Panthers Keep Ron Rivera?
September 18th, 2013 at 8:30 PM
Here's another take on the Ron Rivera debacle by Brian Collin: The Carolina Panthers' second close fourth-quarter loss of the season on Sunday, a 24-23 heartbreaking defeat to the Buffalo Bills, was anything but unpredictable. The agonizing defeat continued a disturbing trend, as the Panthers lost five of their first seven...

NBA Legend Jerry West Visits Carolina Panthers Training Camp
July 30th, 2013 at 6:05 AM
The Carolina Panthers welcomed an unlikely visitor to training camp on Monday - NBA Hall of Famer Jerry West. ***PHOTO1***West spent much of the morning watching practice from a golf cart alongside Panthers owner - and longtime friend - Jerry Richardson. The 75-year-old, who spent his entire career with the Los Angeles...

Carolina Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Raises Eyebrows with $10 Million Donation
June 17th, 2013 at 7:10 AM
Jerry Richardson is a tough man to figure out these days. Earlier this year, the Carolina Panthers owner created a controversy by requesting $87.5 million from the city of Charlotte to help fund upgrades to Bank of America Stadium. The Spring Hope, North Carolina, native originally asked for $125 million from...

Leaked Financial Documents Show Carolina Panthers’ Profits Purring from 2010-2011
March 7th, 2013 at 9:24 PM
Just days after the state rejected the Carolina Panthers' request for $62.5 million in public money to help renovate 17-year old Bank of America Stadium, leaked financial documents showing substantial profits for the team from 2010-2011. According to the documents, the Panthers earned a profit of $112 million for the...