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Carolina Panthers handle Pittsburgh in meaningless yet entertaining exhibitionThe Panthers provided a few memorable moments before the preseason came to a merciful end.Click to Continue »Share Tweet
Observation deck: Falcons-PanthersESPN.com Aug 29, 2013Thoughts on the Atlanta Falcons' 20-16 loss to Jacksonville on Thursday night: What it means: The Falcons finished their preseason without a win, but that doesn’t mean much. Coach Mike Smith has a history of playing possum in the preseason and being rea…Share Tweet
Observation deck: Panthers-SteelersESPN.com Aug 29, 2013CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Starting quarterback Cam Newton wore some form of skull cap instead of his signature towel Thursday night as he played spectator in the Carolina Panthers' 25-10 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Well, it was terribly humid for a t…Share Tweet
Live now: Panthers v. Steelers on TwitterFollow the game reading the Tweets of Observer reporters Joe Person, Jonathan Jones, Tom Sorensen and Scott Fowler.Click to Continue »Share TweetThe NFL has agreed to spend close to $800 million to diagnose and compensate potentially thousands of retired players who develop dementia and other brain disorders they blame on the…Click to Continue »Share TweetTony Dorsett hopes a tentative $765 million settlement with the NFL can make a difference in the lives of the thousands of former players who are suffering from concussion-related brain…Click to Continue »Share Tweet
Pre Week 4: Carolina Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn highlightsAug 29Trying to prove he is not just a return specialist, Carolina Panthers receiver Ted Ginn puts up good numbers in the first half having five catches for 149-yards and two touchdowns.
Carolina Panthers receiver Ted Ginn flies 87-yards for a TDAug 29Carolina Panthers receiver Ted Ginn blows by defender for an 87-yard touchdown.
Ted Ginn 35-yard TD receptionAug 29Carolina Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn catches a 35-yard touchdown reception from quarterback Derek Anderson on the first drive of the game.
Josh Norman 70-yard INT returnAug 29Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman picks off rookie quarterback Landry Jones and returns it for 70-yards to set up a Panthers field goal.
Don Banks: Former players: Devil is in the details with NFL concussion set…Aug 29Don't try telling former NFL players union president Kevin Mawae that Thursday's concussion litigation settlement was an even-handed resolution to the most contentious and significant issue facing the sport as the NFL's 2013 regular season looms.