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The Film Don't Lie: Panthers

The Film Don't Lie: Panthers

A weekly look at what the Carolina Panthers must fix: The Panthers have the NFL's worst red zone offense, scoring only three touchdowns in 10 trips inside their opponent's 20-yard line. They were 0-for-3 in Sunday's 38-10 loss at Baltimore. Next up is C…
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  • Josh Norman returns to Panthers’ secondary with goal to ‘compet…

    Josh Norman returns to Panthers’ secondary with goal to ‘compete’

    It took more than a year and change in attitude and approach for the third-year corner, but Norman appears to have escaped coach Ron Rivera's doghouse.Click to Continue »
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  • Panthers' first-quarter report card: C-

    Panthers' first-quarter report card: C-

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Carolina Panthers’ first quarter report card after a 2-2 start: Offensive line Left tackle Byron Bell and right tackle Nate Chandler have struggled big-time in run blocking and pass protection. In Sunday’s 38-10 loss to Baltimore, …
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  • Rivera to defense: 'Stick to your job'

    Rivera to defense: 'Stick to your job'

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera counted 14 plays during Sunday's 38-10 loss at Baltimore on which at least two defensive players were out of position. Those are mistakes that have led to Carolina's defense dropping from fifth in th…
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  • Ron Rivera: We want to unleash Cam Newton, but have to do it th…

    Ron Rivera: We want to unleash Cam Newton, but have to do it the right way

    The Panthers have been routed by the Steelers and Ravens the last two weeks and they’ve had Cam Newton run four times for 14 yards over the course of those two games. That’s not the Newton that ran for 28 touchdowns over the last three seasons and it’s …
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  • Panthers sign Chris Ogbonnaya

    Panthers sign Chris Ogbonnaya

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    A club in need of tailback help has added some. The Panthers have signed veteran back Chris Ogbonnaya, the team said Monday. In five NFL seasons, the 28-year-old Ogbonnaya has rushed for 660 yards and one score on 144 carries and has caught 96 passes fo…
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  • Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera: ‘It’s no time to panic’

    Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera: ‘It’s no time to panic’

    charlotteobserver.com 21 hours ago
    In what has become a weekly tradition at Bank of America Stadium, Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera began his Monday news conference addressing the latest injury to a running back.Click to Continue »
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  • Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera, no ‘sore loser,’ seeks out …

    Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera, no ‘sore loser,’ seeks out Steve Smith

    Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera didn?t have a chance to meet with Baltimore Ravens receiver Steve Smith before, during or immediately after the game, but he made sure to go…Click to Continue »
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  • Injuries make opportunity for Panthers RB Darrin Reaves

    Injuries make opportunity for Panthers RB Darrin Reaves

    charlotteobserver.com 22 hours ago
    With injuries to DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart and Mike Tolbert, running back Darrin Reaves sees an opportunity.Click to Continue »
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  • Williams doubtful as Panthers' backfield reels

    Williams doubtful as Panthers' backfield reels

    Panthers coach Ron Rivera says running back DeAngelo Williams is "doubtful" for this weekend's game against the Chicago Bears, the latest setback for Carolina's ground game.
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  • Can you make heads or tails of the NFC South? If so, please ema…

    Can you make heads or tails of the NFC South? If so, please email us

    yahoo.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    Four games does not a proper sample size make. That said, we're left to grasp at straws at what's going on in the NFC South. Right now, it's a morass. The two 2-2 teams, the Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers, are coming off losses of 13 and 28 point…
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  • Ravens continue to run, giving Justin Forsett a chance to shine

    Ravens continue to run, giving Justin Forsett a chance to shine

    profootballtalk.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    Wide receiver Steve Smith made the highlights, but he wasn’t the only veteran picked off the scrap heap to help the Ravens win. A running game sparked by veteran Justin Forsett helped provide the tempo for Baltimore’s 38-17 win over the Panthers. Forset…
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  • Video - DeAngelo Williams Doubtful 02:23

    DeAngelo Williams Doubtful

    Sep 29
    ESPN Panthers reporter David Newton discusses DeAngelo Williams' foot injury and the team's outlook for Sunday's matchup against the Bears.
  • Video - Around the NFL: Panthers vs. Ravens recap 03:37

    Around the NFL: Panthers vs. Ravens recap

    Sep 29
    Dan Hanzus, Gregg Rosenthal and Chris Wesseling breakdown the Baltimore Ravens Week 4, 38-10 win over the Carolina Panthers and rehash Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith's first game against his former team.
  • Video - Game Balls: Carolina at Baltimore 02:12

    Game Balls: Carolina at Baltimore

    Sep 28
    Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley's game ball goes to receiver Steve Smith. In his first game against his former team, Smith had seven catches for 139 yards and two touchdowns. Jerricho Cotchery gets the honor from Panthers reporter David Newton.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Panthers-Ravens Recap 02:04

    Sunday Blitz: Panthers-Ravens Recap

    Sep 28
    Jim Basquil and Ron Jaworski break down Steve Smith's big day against his former team as the Ravens beat the Panthers 38-10

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