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Panthers claim Martin off waivers from 49ers

Panthers claim Martin off waivers from 49ers

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 14 hours ago
The Carolina Panthers claimed former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
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  • Panthers add depth at wide receiver with signing of Jarrett Boy…

    Panthers add depth at wide receiver with signing of Jarrett Boykin

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Carolina Panthers added more depth at wide receiver on Friday, signing Jarrett Boykin to a one-year deal. Boykin, who attended Butler High School in Charlotte, visited the Panthers a few weeks ago. He became a free agent after spen…
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  • Stephen Hill could be ready to shine for Panthers in 2015

    Stephen Hill could be ready to shine for Panthers in 2015

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    What kept wide receiver Stephen Hill on the Carolina Panthers' practice squad for the entire 2014 season wasn’t simply his ability to contribute. Quarterback Joe Webb was a factor. In Webb, the Panthers had somebody who could play quarterback, wide rece…
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  • Panthers to Target a DE in 2015 Draft

    Panthers to Target a DE in 2015 Draft

    panthersgab.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    Kony Ealy is still a work in progress, but can the Panthers afford to wait for him–when it is clear they need another dominant pass rusher to fill the void of Hardy? Ealy is still not where the Panthers want him to be. It was clear that when Ealy was dr…
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  • Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    Vinny Testaverde working as quarterback tutor for ECU prospect

    profootballtalk.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    When Chris Weinke left IMG to take a job as the Rams quarterback coach, he was replaced by another old guy who once played for the Panthers. According to Bill Voth of Black and Blue Review, East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden is under the tutelage of…
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  • Ron Rivera not  worried about contract distraction for Cam Newt…

    Ron Rivera not worried about contract distraction for Cam Newton

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    The Panthers aren’t saying much about their timeline for trying to reach a deal with quarterback Cam Newton. But they’re not worried about his mindset if a deal doesn’t get done this offseason. Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he was confident Newton woul…
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  • Database error leads to revision of three compensatory selectio…

    Database error leads to revision of three compensatory selections

    profootballtalk.com Mar 25 (3 days ago)
    The NFL has revised three compensatory selections after a “database error” led to a need to correct a few of the picks that were awarded to teams earlier this week. The NFL Management Council revised three compensatory selections belonging to the Caroli…
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  • How Ron Rivera addressed Greg Hardy signing with Dallas

    How Ron Rivera addressed Greg Hardy signing with Dallas

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Mar 25 (3 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera made it clear from the beginning of Wednesday's NFC coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings that he didn't want to talk about one of his former players, defensive end Greg Hardy. That didn't stop the qu…
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  • Kony Ealy –Replacing Greg Hardy

    Kony Ealy –Replacing Greg Hardy

    panthersgab.com Mar 24 (3 days ago)
    Last year in Spartanburg, at the Panthers training camp, Ealy was still figuring things out. In fact, QB Cam Newton was giving the new DE an earful–challenging the rookie to play to all of his potential. At the end of last season, Ealy grew into his rol…
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  • Panthers have a lot of competition for WR Greg Jennings

    Panthers have a lot of competition for WR Greg Jennings

    ESPN.com Mar 23 (5 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- The Carolina Panthers' competition for free-agent wide receiver Greg Jennings continues to grow. Jennings visited with the Panthers on Saturday in Charlotte. He reportedly has a "tentative" meeting set up with the Miami Dolphins dur…
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  • Panthers bring veteran wideout Greg Jennings in for a visit

    Panthers bring veteran wideout Greg Jennings in for a visit

    profootballtalk.com Mar 21 (6 days ago)
    The Panthers have worked the fringes of free agency, but they brought another name veteran in Saturday who could provide immediate help. According to Bill Voth of Black and Blue Review, the Panthers had former Packers and Vikings wide receiver Greg Jenn…
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  • Report: Alan Ball leaving Charlotte without a deal

    Report: Alan Ball leaving Charlotte without a deal

    There were reports on Thursday that veteran cornerback Alan Ball had reached a deal to join the Panthers, but they turned out to be premature as Ball was merely visiting with the defending NFC South champions. That visit has reportedly come to an end wi…
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  • Bears keep tight end Dante Rosario for another year

    Bears keep tight end Dante Rosario for another year

    John Fox really loves Dante Rosario. Not only did he draft the Oregon tight end when he was the coach of the Panthers, he then dragged him along to Denver. So naturally, he made sure to keep Rosario to play for his first Bears team. The team announced t…
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  • Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Cowboys and Greg Hardy Reach Ag…

    Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Cowboys and Greg Hardy Reach Agreement

    Dallas agreed to terms with the former Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy, the Cowboys said Wednesday, the same day the N.F.L. filed a lawsuit seeking the release of records from the bench trial that led to Hardy’s conviction last summer on domestic-viol…
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  • Former Georgia RB Todd Gurley to Visit Panthers

    Former Georgia RB Todd Gurley to Visit Panthers

    Former Georgia tailback Todd Gurley will visit the Panthers on Thursday, Gurley told reporters Wednesday at the Bulldogs’ pro day in Athens, Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer reports. Gurley, who is from Tarboro, was among the leading Heisman Trop…
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  • Todd Gurley has the Panthers up next among his pre-draft visits

    Todd Gurley has the Panthers up next among his pre-draft visits

    For a team that’s been criticized for having too many running backs in the past, the Panthers are taking a close look at one of the top ones. After Georgia’s pro day, running back Todd Gurley told reporters he was visiting the Panthers Thursday, and had…
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  • Carolina Panthers ownership at a glance

    Carolina Panthers ownership at a glance

    ESPN.com Mar 18
    Majority owner: Jerry Richardson, 78 Minority owners: Rosalind R. Richardson, Mark Richardson, Ashley Richardson Allen, M.C. Belk Pilon, Tim Belk, H.C. Bissell, Erskine Bowles, Derick S. Close, Elliott S. Close, Cameron M. Harris, John W. Harris, Leon L…
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  • Video - Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers 02:12

    Panthers Claim Jonathan Martin Off Waivers

    Mar 27
    ESPN Panthers reporter David Newton breaks down the teams decision to claim former 49ers offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
  • Video - Rivera Addresses Hardy Signing With Dallas 02:22

    Rivera Addresses Hardy Signing With Dallas

    Mar 25
    Dan Graziano, Mike Reiss and David Newton discuss Ron Rivera's comments on Greg Hardy no longer being with the Panthers and the investigation the Cowboys did before signing the defensive end.
  • Video - Panthers' Running Back Situation 01:24

    Panthers' Running Back Situation

    Mar 25
    Dan Graziano and David Newton discuss the Panthers' running back situation and whether or not they will look to the 2015 NFL draft to fill the position.
  • Video - Panthers' Contract Situation 02:06

    Panthers' Contract Situation

    Mar 24
    Dan Graziano and David Newton discuss what they learned about the Panthers during Day 2 of the NFL owners meetings.

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