Tagged: ‘Ron Rivera’

Panthers’ Ron Rivera on immigration: ‘We can’t block people out’
February 28th, 2017 at 11:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Panthers head coach Ron Rivera weighed in on the U.S. immigration debate. Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports One thing Panthers head coach Ron Rivera made clear in September was how politics and football do not mix. However, according to Joe Person of The Charlotte Observer, Rivera being one of just three...

Carolina Panthers not Interested in DeSean Jackson
March 29th, 2014 at 10:25 AM
Contrary to what Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera told USA Today, the Panthers are not interested in signing recently released wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The Panthers were previously seen as an obvious destination for DeSean Jackson given their dearth of talent at wide receiver. Carolina did contact the Philadelphia...

Carolina Panthers’ Ron Rivera on DeSean Jackson: “We’d Be Interested”
March 28th, 2014 at 3:48 PM
Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivers knows that his team has a major hole at wide receiver and a potential fit just hit the open market as the Philadelphia Eagles released DeSean Jackson. DeSean Jackson has big-time top end speed and can stretch the field vertically as well as any...

Carolina Panthers Meet Sizzling San Francisco 49ers in NFC Divisional Playoffs
January 8th, 2014 at 8:50 PM
The Carolina Panthers will have their hands full when the San Francisco 49ers invade Bank of America Stadium in Sunday's divisional-round playoff matchup. Nobody is playing better football right now than the 49ers, last year's NFC champions and this year's No. 5 seed. Jim Harbaugh's team, which hasn't lost since mid-November,...

Birth of ‘Riverboat Ron’ Sparked Carolina Panthers’ Remarkable Run to NFC South Crown
January 1st, 2014 at 7:27 AM
What a regular season for the Carolina Panthers. The 2013 campaign began in a way that everyone had seen before. It ended in a way that nobody saw coming — as NFC South champions. The Panthers were crowned division champs with a 21-20 victory over the Falcons at the Georgia Dome on Sunday...