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Share TweetThe third annual NFL-NCAA Coaches Academy will run Sunday through Tuesday in Charlotte. Retired NFL players Andre Rison, Mark Brunell and Terrell Buckley are among 60 aspiring coaches who will…Click to Continue »Share TweetIn late January, the Carolina Panthers and running back Jonathan Stewart made a slight adjustment to the five-year, $36.5 million contract extension they reached last August, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to "Shutdown Corner&qu…Source: yahoo.com
The Panthers Want $200 Million In Public Funding To Renovate Their 17-Year-Old StadiumUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetBank of America Stadium is a perfectly modern and lovely venue that hosts 10 football games a year. But Panthers owner Jerry Richardson wants more! He wants new escalators! A new video board! Better wi-fi in the stadium! And he wants you-the fan who alrSource: deadspin.comShare TweetINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Danny Granger's return to Indiana's lineup has been delayed by an illness.Source: CNNSI.com
Richardson asks state to help stadium upgradeUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetCarolina Panthers' owner Jerry Richardson is asking state lawmakers to help finance an upgrade for Bank of America Stadium.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetAfter a poor start to 2012, Cam Newton rebounded to lead the Panthers to five wins in their last six games. Andrew Lawrence writes that Carolina needs to find him some help.Source: CNNSI.com
Stadium plan gets chilly receptionUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetTwo Republican lawmakers say any effort to raise Charlotte?s prepared food tax to help upgrade of Bank of America Stadium would require a vote by the public.Click to Continue »
Panthers taking public money, but not more ticket moneyUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetPanthers owner Jerry Richardson is in Raleigh today, finalizing plans to accept public money for upgrading Bank of America Stadium. The good news is, he’s not asking his customers for any more of theirs. Team president Danny Morrison told Joe Person ofSource: profootballtalk.com
Jon Beason willing to move to outside linebackerUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetLinebacker Jon Beason has made his biggest impact anchoring the middle of the Carolina Panthers defense during his first six seasons in the NFL. Beason has been named to the Pro Bowl three times and is a two-time All-Pro playing middle linebacker for th…Source: profootballtalk.com
Bruton Smith as Carolina Panthers owner? Halftime would be a blastUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetBruton Smith told WBT-AM’s Keith Larson on Tuesday that he’d buy the Carolina Panthers if the “price is right.” He also said he would not ask for public money and…Click to Continue »
NFC South forecastFeb 13Our analysts break down the entire NFC South, including how New Orleans head coach Sean Payton's return will affect the Saints in 2013.
George, Pacers Coast Past BobcatsFeb 13Paul George records triple-double in Pacers' 101-77 win over Bobcats.
The Sports Guy's readers sound off on PEDsFeb 13The readers weigh in on one of sports' biggest issues.