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Carolina Panthers Midseason Report Card: Running Backs
November 8th, 2013 at 10:05 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...

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...

Injury Update: Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart Expected to Make Season Debut Vs. Atlanta Falcons
November 1st, 2013 at 12:32 AM
Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart is expected to make his season debut against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Stewart, who underwent surgery on both ankles during the offseason, hasn't suited up in almost a year. But the sixth-year pro told reporters he feels good after practicing in full pads on...

Carolina Panthers Week 9 Injury Update: Charles Johnson, Dwan Edwards Expect to Play
October 30th, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Johnson expects to play vs. Falcons Defensive end Charles Johnson is optimistic after spending the weekend receiving treatment for a right groin strain he suffered late in the Panthers' 31-13 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last Thursday. The seventh-year veteran told the Charlotte Observer he's a little sore, but "100 percent"...

Carolina Panthers Rookie RB Kenjon Barner Primed for NFL Debut
October 5th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Signs are pointing toward Carolina Panthers rookie running back Kenjon Barner making his NFL debut against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** According to Steve Reed of the Associated Press, Ron Rivera is optimistic about Barner's chances of suiting up. The Panthers head coach says he plans to use the former Oregon...

Carolina Panthers RB Kenjon Barner Returns to Practice, Eyes Week 5 Comeback
September 25th, 2013 at 7:15 PM
After missing the first three regular-season games, Carolina Panthers rookie running back Kenjon Barner returned to practice on Tuesday, according to the Charlotte Observer.    The former Oregon standout has been recovering from a foot sprain he suffered against the Ravens in the third preseason game, but told reporters he's on...

Carolina Panthers OTAs: Head Coach Ron Rivera Pleased with Team’s Progress
June 10th, 2013 at 6:01 AM
The Carolina Panthers wrapped up organized team activities last Thursday, and head coach Ron Rivera is excited about the direction his team is heading. "I'm seeing some things that give me reason to be happy and excited about what we can be as a football team," Rivera told Panthers.com. "We got...

Carolina Panthers 2013 NFL Draft Recap: Rounds 2-7
April 27th, 2013 at 10:15 PM
Second Round - 44th overall - Kawann Short, DT, Purdue The Panthers added more beef to their defensive line on day two of the 2013 NFL Draft, using the 44th overall pick on Purdue's Kawann Short. The 6-3, 300-pound defensive tackle, who started 50 straight games for the Boilermakers, had a decorated...

Carolina Panthers Plan to Retain RB DeAngelo Williams, Keep Backfield Intact
February 24th, 2013 at 3:55 PM
Despite salary cap woes and a new general manager, the Carolina Panthers plan to keep the highly paid backfield duo of DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart intact. ***PHOTO1*** According to the Charlotte Observer's Joseph Person, a league source close to the situation says that the team believes they can keep both running...

Cap-Challenged Carolina Panthers Restructure Contracts of Ryan Kalil, Jonathan Stewart
February 16th, 2013 at 6:15 AM
For the Carolina Panthers, this young offseason has been all about the Benjamins. Earlier this month, all the headlines were about how the proposed $144 million in stadium renovations were to be funded. Now that Charlotte and the Panthers have reached a tentative 15-year agreement to pay for the upgrades with...

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...

Carolina Panthers Injury Report: Ron Edwards to IR; Jonathan Stewart, Cam Newton Dinged
November 29th, 2012 at 7:30 AM
There aren't many times where a visiting team leaves Lincoln Financial Field without a few scrapes and bruises. Although the Panthers were able to escape with a win, they weren't so lucky as to get away with a clean bill of health. The team lost defensive tackle Ron Edwards for the season...

Carolina Panthers Snatch Defeat from Jaws of Victory, Lose Another Heartbreaker to Chicago Bears
October 29th, 2012 at 9:33 PM
I'm still trying to figure out exactly how the Carolina Panthers managed to lose to the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The Panthers outgained the Bears by more than 200 yards, dominated the time of possession, won the turnover battle and held a 12-point lead in the fourth quarter. But, somehow, the team...

Carolina Panthers Latest News: GM Marty Hurney Fired; CB Chris Gamble LB Jon Beason Placed on IR
October 24th, 2012 at 11:15 PM
Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson fired general manager Marty Hurney on Monday following a disappointing 1-5 start to the 2012 season. Hurney, who held the general manager position since 2002, saw everything unravel quickly and unexpectedly over the past two-and-a-half seasons. From 2002-2009, the John Fox-led Panthers made the playoffs three times...

Oh, No…Not Again!: Carolina Panthers Falter Late for Second Straight Week, Lose to Seattle Seahawks in Disappointing Fashion
October 8th, 2012 at 9:59 PM
Football is a game of inches. Every fan, player and coach has heard the age-old adage a million times. The Carolina Panthers are learning why in the hardest way possible. For the second consecutive week, the Panthers failed to close out their opponent in a crucial, late-game short-yardage situation. Last week at Atlanta,...

Week 5 Preview: Carolina Panthers Offense Vs. Seattle Seahawks Defense
October 5th, 2012 at 2:19 PM
The Carolina Panthers offense will be tested when they square off with the Seattle Seahawks and the NFL’s second-ranked defense at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday. Just how good has the Seahawks defense been this season?   Through four games, the Seahawks have only given up an average of 14.5 points per...

Carolina Panthers Must Establish Ground Game to Be Successful
September 30th, 2012 at 7:05 AM
Expectations were high for the Carolina Panthers entering the 2012 season. Cam Newton had seemingly established himself as one of the NFL’s best quarterbacks following his amazing rookie season. The defense was finally healthy. And if that wasn’t enough, center Ryan Kalil took out a full-page ad in the Charlotte Observer...

Carolina Panthers Vs. New York Giants Injury Update
September 20th, 2012 at 12:26 AM
The New York Giants certainly wish they had a few more days to rest before Thursday night’s primetime matchup against the Carolina Panthers. Tom Coughlin’s team will be without OL David Diehl, RB Ahmad Bradhsaw, WR Domenik Hixon and as of earlier today, WR Hakeem Nicks. Nicks, who attended Charlotte’s Independence High...

Carolina Panthers Week 2 Injury Update
September 15th, 2012 at 6:38 PM
The Panthers will certainly need all decks on hand when they welcome the New Orleans Saints to town on Sunday. Currently, the team has several key players on the fence for this critical Week 2 matchup. ***PHOTO1*** Offense: Running back Jonathan Stewart, who was sorely missed against the Buccaneers last Sunday,...

Carolina Panthers Getting Ready for Season Opener Against Division Rival Tampa Bay Buccaneers
September 7th, 2012 at 10:38 PM
Due to the Democratic National Convention, the Panthers were forced to leave Charlotte five days before the season opener at the Buccaneers. However, some members of the team, linebacker Jon Beason among them, are actually enjoying the extra time in Tampa Bay. “It would have been great to be home. But I...