Carolina Panthers News and Rumors

  • Watching Michael Oher slide underscores Levi’s turf woes

    Watching Michael Oher slide underscores Levi’s turf woes

    profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour ago
    There have been varying reports on the quality of the turf at Levi’s Stadium for Super Bowl 50. But it’s obvious that there were times it affected the quality of play. In a video clip posted by Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer, Panthers left tac…
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  • New England Patriots Are Early Favorites to Win Super Bowl LI

    New England Patriots Are Early Favorites to Win Super Bowl LI

    nytimes.com 2 hours ago
    Oddsmakers also like the chances of the Panthers and the Seahawks, but they seem to agree strongly about the least likely victor.
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  • Philly Brown: Talib “immature,” but hope he isn’t suspended

    Philly Brown: Talib “immature,” but hope he isn’t suspended

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    In the first half of Super Bowl 50, Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib picked up a personal foul for throwing Panthers wide receiver Philly Brown to the ground by his facemask. After the game, Talib said that he did it on purpose because he “just had to show…
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  • Mike Tolbert hopes he gets a chance to return to Panthers

    Mike Tolbert hopes he gets a chance to return to Panthers

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    Mike Tolbert did something in the Super Bowl he hadn’t done with the Panthers — lost a fumble. And he hopes he gets a chance to make up for it. The veteran fullback, who is about to become an unrestricted free agent, said he wanted a chance to return to…
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  • Denver Streets Run Orange to Welcome Super Bowl-Winning Broncos

    Denver Streets Run Orange to Welcome Super Bowl-Winning Broncos

    nytimes.com 20 hours ago
    Hundreds of thousands of cheering, orange-clad Denver Broncos fans lined the city's streets on Tuesday for a parade and rally to welcome home the team after their upset victory in Super Bowl 50 over the Carolina Panthers.
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  • Rivera to shorten Panthers’ offseason program

    Rivera to shorten Panthers’ offseason program

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    As a team that got to the Super Bowl this year tries to get back next year, one of the biggest impediments to playing into February comes from the fact that the team has just played into February. The fatigue can take a toll on a team, and Panthers coac…
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  • Cam Newton Defends Postgame Behavior at Super Bowl

    Cam Newton Defends Postgame Behavior at Super Bowl

    Newton said on Tuesday that he hated to lose and that he simply did not want to talk to the news media after Sunday’s game.
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  • Panthers G.M. “not afraid” to franchise Josh Norman if need be

    Panthers G.M. “not afraid” to franchise Josh Norman if need be

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    The Panthers don’t have too many free agent decisions to make, but they have one big one. And it’s worth remembering that General Manager Dave Gettleman said Tuesday he’s “not afraid” of using the franchise tag. He wasn’t specifically talking about corn…
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  • Devin Funchess: Cam wasn’t rattled, Broncos are just great

    Devin Funchess: Cam wasn’t rattled, Broncos are just great

    profootballtalk.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    Lost amid the controversy over Cam Newton walking out of his post-Super Bowl press conference was the fact that most Panthers players sat there and answered every question the media asked. One of those players was receiver Devin Funchess, who used the p…
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  • Greg Olsen: “No reason” Panthers can’t be better next year

    Greg Olsen: “No reason” Panthers can’t be better next year

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    The Panthers hoped to be getting ready for a parade in Charlotte this week, but they’re cleaning out their lockers on Tuesday instead after losing 24-10 to the Broncos in Super Bowl 50. Once that’s over, the Panthers will turn their attention toward try…
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  • Hundreds of Panthers fans welcome team back to Charlotte

    Hundreds of Panthers fans welcome team back to Charlotte

    yahoo.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    The Carolina Panthers returned to Charlotte without a Lombardi Trophy, but plenty of fans were there to welcome the team regardless. An estimated 1,000 fans met the team's plane at Charlotte Douglas International Airport, and hundreds more met the team …
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  • Brady: I wish I could make it look as easy as other quarterback…

    Brady: I wish I could make it look as easy as other quarterbacks do

    profootballtalk.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    Tom Brady was part of a pregame ceremony honoring past Super Bowl MVPs before the Broncos beat the Panthers in Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 and he’s one of two players who has taken home the award three times in his career. On top of those postseason exploits…
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  • Nearly 1,000 fans greeted Panthers at stadium upon return

    Nearly 1,000 fans greeted Panthers at stadium upon return

    profootballtalk.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    After a crushing Super Bowl 50 loss as favorites, the Panthers had to endure a long flight home. But at least when they got there, they found they were still local favorites. Via Anna Douglas of the Charlotte Observer, nearly 1,000 fans were at Bank of …
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  • Von Miller says contract talks will be “a peaceful thing”

    Von Miller says contract talks will be “a peaceful thing”

    profootballtalk.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller waged war on the Panthers, and won. But the Super Bowl 50 MVP promised in the aftermath that his future contract talks with the team would be “peaceful.” Miller’s set to be an unrestricted free agent in March, but h…
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  • Video - Stephen A.: I appreciate Cam for being Cam 02:28

    Stephen A.: I appreciate Cam for being Cam

    Feb 9
    Stephen A. Smith joins Lindsay Czarniak to discuss Cam Newton's statement on Tuesday and how he applauds Newton for being himself in the face of criticism for walking off the stage during a news conference after the Super Bowl.
  • Video - McElroy on Newton quitting on team during Super Bowl 50 04:11

    McElroy on Newton quitting on team during Super Bowl 50

    Feb 9
    SEC Newtork's Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum discuss fellow analyst Greg McElroy's comments on Cam Newton's Super Bowl performance.
  • Video - Dilfer on Cam: Nobody's perfect 01:59

    Dilfer on Cam: Nobody's perfect

    Feb 9
    Trent Dilfer defends Cam's Newton's actions on Russillo & Kanell, saying it's unrealistic to think Newton will do everything perfectly.
  • Video - Magic on Cam: He is going to grow from this 01:43

    Magic on Cam: He is going to grow from this

    Feb 9
    Magic Johnson shares his thoughts on how Panthers QB Cam Newton handled himself following Carolina's Super Bowl 50 loss to Denver.