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Panthers waived/injured QB Jimmy Clausen and WR David Gettis while releasing CB Drayton Florence in effort to trim roster to 53 players.Click to Continue »
First winning Preseason since 2006- Panthers: “Being a Winning Team”Updated Aug 31 Share TweetCourtesy of: Fraser Davidson Many of the roster spots were determined by the performances of those who saw some playing time against the Steelers in the last preseason game. Taking a look at who made the team: OFFENSE: A Look at the QB’s (2) QB – Cam Ne…Source: panthersgab.comShare TweetThe Observer analyzes the Carolina Panthers’ roster in its current configuration.Click to Continue »Share TweetAfter a restless night, hundreds of NFL players nervously checked their cellphones Saturday morning, cringing every time it buzzed.Click to Continue »Share TweetMost significant move: In the world of perception that quarterback is the most important position, the most significant move would be cutting third-stringer Jimmy Clausen, simply because the 2010 second-round draft pick out of Notre Dame was brought in …Source: ESPN.com
Panthers say theyre ready for NFL trendy favorite Seattle Seahawks in next Sundays openerUpdated Aug 31 Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks are considered a Super Bowl contender. Sports Illustrated ranked the Carolina Panthers as the NFC’s worst team, predicting them to finish with a 6-10 record.Click to Continue »Share TweetCarolina Panthers running back Armond Smith was fined $15,000 by the NFL for kicking a Baltimore Ravens player in the groin during an Aug. 22 preseason game.
Panthers release Fua, leaving one from 2011 DraftUpdated Aug 31 Share TweetThe Panthers now have one player left from their 2011 draft class. Granted, that one guy is pretty good — first overall pick Cam Newton. He’s just lonely. PFT has learned the Panthers have released defensive tackle Sione Fua, who was the previous next-t…Source: profootballtalk.com
Panthers' O-line to be focus on cut dayUpdated Aug 31 Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Good pass protection. Decent run blocking. A quick touchdown. Who were those guys on the offensive line in the Carolina Panthers' preseason finale? You probably needed a roster to keep track since most of the starters got Thursday nig…Source: ESPN.com