Tagged: ‘Ron Rivera’

Panthers GM on Kelvin Benjamin weight issues: Media goes ‘DEFCON 5 on everything’
June 25th, 2017 at 2:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman is frustrated with the media for blowing everything out of proportion these days. He's specifically upset with the way the media covered Kelvin Benjamin showing up to offseason workouts overweight. "This is what frustrates me with the media today," Gettleman said, per...

Carolina Panthers: Three Position Groups to Watch in Minicamp
June 13th, 2017 at 7:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** The offseason is slowly chugging along, and we have finally reached Carolina Panthers minicamp. The mandatory team practices began today with the news in mind that Cam Newton would be not be throwing during this weeks session. Before the national media makes a huge headline of this, it seemed...

Cam Newton not throwing yet is not a setback
June 12th, 2017 at 6:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Cam Newton is not set to begin throwing this week, which is contrary to what Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera had said. However, that does not mean the quarterback has had a setback in his rehab from surgery to repair a partially torn rotator cuff. When ... Read Original...

Cam Newton won’t throw at Panthers minicamp as expected
June 12th, 2017 at 6:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was expected to begin throwing during minicamp practices this week, but that's not happening now. Instead, the team is playing it safe, reverting back to his original timeline of recovery, which was estimated at 12 weeks after he underwent surgery to repair damage to his...

A ridiculously dumb NFL rule is preventing Christian McCaffrey from practicing
June 6th, 2017 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** Carolina Panthers rookie running back Christian McCaffrey left Stanford a year early to pursue his NFL dream and is no longer a student at Stanford. Though he no longer has an official tie to the school, one of the most absurd rules in the NFL rulebook is blocking him from getting a start...