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Carolina Panthers wide receiver Tiquan Underwood hoping August isn’t cruel again
charlotteobserver.com Updated 8 hours ago
August has been a cruel month for Carolina Panthers wide receiver Tiquan Underwood. Five times Underwood has attended an NFL training camp, and four times he?s failed to win a…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Outburst aside, Norman having great campESPN.com 8 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Josh Norman is one of the most physically gifted players on the Carolina Panthers roster. He's got the size (6-foot, 195), speed, quickness and vision to be one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL. Norman also is one of the most unpredi…Upvote Share TweetThe Carolina Panthers hope to play quarterback Cam Newton the entire first half Friday against the New England Patriots, coach Ron Rivera said Wednesday. But it?ll be behind a patchwork…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers injury updates: Tre Boston back, but Chase Blackburn still outcharlotteobserver.com 8 hours agoCarolina Panthers rookie free safety Tre Boston returned to practice Wednesday after missing nearly the entire preseason with a sports hernia.Click to Continue »Upvote Share TweetCarolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera called Tuesday?s trade of running back Kenjon Barner to the Philadelphia Eagles a ?win-win? for both teams.Click to Continue »Upvote Share TweetCarolina Panthers will start Byron Bell at left tackle, even if they don?t pay him like one. But Bell, who came from modest means, isn?t worried. He knows that the…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Comedy Central gets sweaty with Cam Newtoncharlotteobserver.com 13 hours agoComedy Central was on the set of Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton's Gatorade commercial.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Former NFL running back is in a pile of trouble nowprofootballtalk.com 15 hours agoArmond Smith wasn’t able to rake up enough yards to keep an NFL job, and the latest news about him is going to leaf a lot of people disappointed. According to Aimee Jones of the Rockdale (Ga.) Citizen, the former Panthers and Browns running back was arr…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 18 hours agoAnother recent NFL player has been diagnosed with ALS. Tim Shaw, a special-teams ace and linebacker who played with the Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears and Tennessee Titans, announced on Tuesday that he is the latest former player…Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers turn to safety with two first namesESPN.com 18 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Anderson Russell. Or is it Russell Anderson? Even Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera has trouble keeping it straight. "Constantly," Rivera said after a late Tuesday afternoon practice. "I've got to remember A comes befo…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL going to extremes to enforce illegal contact rulecharlotteobserver.com Aug 19 (yesterday)Carolina Panthers cornerback Charles Godfrey didn?t need to watch the NFL?s annual officiating video to find out the league is cracking down on illegal contact.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetcharlotteobserver.com Aug 19 (yesterday)Harper injured his toe in the first week of training camp, and eventually it morphed into turf toe. It?s possible the former New Orleans Saints star may not see action…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Rivera on Byron Bell as LT: 'Fait accompli'CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera reached deep into his limited French dialect to name Byron Bell as his starting left tackle. "He's done such a good job, I'm going to say it's a fait accompli," Rivera said after Tuesday's …Upvote Share Tweet
Kelvin Benjamin: 'I'm faster than they think'CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Most of the focus was on the throw when Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton overshot Kelvin Benjamin deep down the left sideline during Sunday's preseason win against the Kansas City Chiefs. Overlooked was how wide open the rooki…Upvote Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Most of football fans probably missed Fozzy Whittaker's big moment on Sunday night. Most of those who attended the Carolina Panthers' 28-16 exhibition win over Kansas City left soon after halftime. Afterall, auarterback Cam Newton and…Upvote Share Tweet
Cam Newton Focused On Next Test Vs. PatriotsAug 19ESPN.com Panthers reporter David Newton says starting QB Cam Newton wants to cut down on missed opportunities during Friday night's preseason game in New England.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Carolina Panthers preseason highlightsAug 17The Carolina Panthers show strength on offense and defense as they defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 in Week 2 of preseason action.
Carolina Panthers running back Fozzy Whittaker punches it in for a touchdownAug 17Carolina Panthers running back Fozzy Whittaker punches in a 1-yard touchdown.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Aaron Murray intercepted by Carolina Panthers linebacker A.J. KleinAug 17Carolina Panthers linebacker A.J. Klein intercepts Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Aaron Murray.
Rose late scratch for Team USA's exhibitionAug 20Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose was a last-minute scratch Wednesday night from Team USA's exhibition game against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
Five Things I Think I Think: San Francisco 49ersAug 20.
Derrick Rose sits out practice but will play in Team USA's next exhibition…Aug 19Derrick Rose sat out his second consecutive day of practice Tuesday but is still expected to play for Team USA in its exhibition game Wednesday night against the Dominican Republic at Madison Square Garden.
Browns QB? Flip a CoinAug 19All along, Browns coach Mike Pettine wanted to name a quarterback entering the third week of the preseason. The third game is when all NFL teams play their first units the most all summer. In the case of a new coaching staff such as Cleveland’s, it’s th…