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Jon Beason easing into new role with Panthers entering the regular seasonUpdated Sep 1 Share Tweet
Beason played 26 snaps in two exhibitions this preseason, getting his first live-game action since September. But will those snaps be enough to carry him into Sunday?Click to Continue »
Share TweetThe Carolina Panthers signed running back Tauren Poole, who was battling with Armond Smith for the remaining running back job in the backfield, along with wide receivers James Shaw and…Click to Continue »
A look at Carolina's 53-man rosterUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A look at the Carolina Panthers' 53-man roster, keeping in mind general manager Dave Gettleman is scouring the waiver wire as you read: Quarterback (2): Cam Newton, Derek Anderson. Comment: Jimmy Clausen release no surprise. This posi…Source: ESPN.com
The fallout from cut-down dayUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The decision to release veteran cornerback Drayton Florence on Saturday was a good thing if your first name is Josh and you play cornerback for the Carolina Panthers. As in Josh Norman and Josh Thomas. With Florence gone on the left s…Source: ESPN.com
Parting Shot: Newton's Leadership IssuesSep 1Bob Ryan thinks Panthers QB Cam Newton needs to mature as a leader to stay relevant in the NFL.
NFL mailbag -- Roster cuts target middle classSep 1Mailbag: The recent roster cuts targeted the middle class as teams went younger and cheaper, writes John Clayton.
Oakland Raiders cut QB Tyler Wilson; Chris Kluwe too?Sep 1The Oakland Raiders on Sunday cut quarterback Tyler Wilson, who was selected by the team in the fourth-round of April's draft, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's John Clayton.