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AP Sources: Gamecocks' star RB Marcus Lattimore declaring for N…

AP Sources: Gamecocks' star RB Marcus Lattimore declaring for NFL

charlotteobserver.com Updated Dec 10, 2012
Injured South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore will enter the NFL draft, said people familiar with the decision.Click to Continue »
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  • Carolina Panthers, San Diego Chargers have mirror-image frustra…

    Carolina Panthers, San Diego Chargers have mirror-image frustrations

    charlotteobserver.com Dec 10, 2012
    A failure to win close games and an underachieving offense have shattered the high preseason expectations and left the head coach’s job in jeopardy, even after a surprising win on…Click to Continue »
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  • Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera: CB Josh Norman’s demotion o…

    Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera: CB Josh Norman’s demotion opens doors

    charlotteobserver.com Dec 10, 2012
    Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera replaced rookie starting cornerback Josh Norman on Sunday, a move he said had been in the works for a week.Click to Continue »
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  • Here's An Unverified Story About Cam Newton Buying Superman One…

    Here's An Unverified Story About Cam Newton Buying Superman Onesie Pajamas

    deadspin.com Dec 10, 2012
    Sup, gang. We got this email from a reader a few minutes ago. We're passing it along because, well ... do we really need to explain?: More »
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  • Greg Hardy Tells The Falcons To Get The Fuck Off His Field, Get…

    Greg Hardy Tells The Falcons To Get The Fuck Off His Field, Gets Trolled By Matt Bryant

    deadspin.com Dec 10, 2012
    It was Week 4 when Matt Ryan told the Carolina Panthers to "get the fuck off of his field" at the conclusion of his team's dramatic victory over the lowly Panthers. Headed into this week's rematch, it became known that the Panthers were still …
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  • NFC South QB Watch: Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wa…

    NFC South QB Watch: Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was the …

    ESPN.com Dec 10, 2012
    Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was the only NFC South quarterback to win a game in Week 14. He also was the best quarterback in the league, by at least one measure. Newton posted a 97.0 Total QBR in Sunday’s 30-20 victory against the Falcons.
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  • Greg Hardy turns Matt Ryan’s words back on the Falcons

    Greg Hardy turns Matt Ryan’s words back on the Falcons

    During the week leading up to Sunday’s game against the Falcons, several members of the Panthers made it clear that they hadn’t forgotten Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan’s message to them after the Falcons pulled out a win in their first matchup of th
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  • Clinching scenarios for the Falcons

    Clinching scenarios for the Falcons

    ESPN.com Dec 10, 2012
    Even after Sunday’s 30-20 loss to the Carolina Panthers, the Atlanta Falcons still are in good position for a prime spot in the postseason. We’ve got some updated clinching scenarios, courtesy of ESPN Stats & Information. The Falcons can clinch the No
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  • The Math Bowl: Carolina's Win Against Atlanta

    The Math Bowl: Carolina's Win Against Atlanta

    nytimes.com Dec 10, 2012
    Atlanta was 11-1 and favored by 3.5 points by the oddsmakers. So why were some statisticians talking up the 3-9 Panthers?
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  • Falcons made it easier for their own doubters

    Falcons made it easier for their own doubters

    profootballtalk.com Dec 10, 2012
    The Falcons know better than everyone they underperformed yesterday. And they know that the doubters who were in the shadows as as they started the season 11-1 will be out in full force after they lost in embarrassing fashion to the Panthers. “I can hea
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  • NFL morning after: Cam Newton silences his critics

    NFL morning after: Cam Newton silences his critics

    profootballtalk.com Dec 10, 2012
    If you don’t like Cam Newton after watching him on Sunday against the Falcons, it says more about you than it does about him. It was such a pleasure to see Newton, the Panthers’ second-year quarterback, look like Cam Newton again in Sunday’s 30-20 u
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  • Video - GameDay: Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers highlights 01:25

    GameDay: Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers highlights

    Dec 10
    Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton throws for nearly 300 yards and two touchdowns, while also picking up a touchdown on the ground, to help the Panthers upset the Atlanta Falcons 30-20 on Sunday.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: With three weeks left, awards races still very much up in the …

    Dec 10
    Adrian Peterson is not chasing 2,000 yards. He is chasing 2,105. The record.