NFC South News and Rumors
Stephen Hill's comeback attempt ends as Panthers cut WRShare Tweet
Bucs cut 12, including Jacob Schum and Major Wrightprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoIt looks like Bryan Anger is going to be the Buccaneers’ punter in 2016. The Bucs announced 12 cuts from their roster on Sunday afternoon, including last year’s punter Jacob Schum. Schum had a net average of 38 yards on 56 punts for the Bucs last season…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoThe Browns have run through a lot of coaches since returning to the league in 1999 and all of them have had moments where they’ve had to react to poor performances by their teams. Hue Jackson got his first chance to do so after Friday night’s 30-13 loss…Share TweetThe Falcons didn’t wait long after learning rookie safety Keanu Neal will miss 3-4 weeks because of a knee injury that requires surgery to bring veteran Dashon Goldson in for a visit. Their timeline remained brisk after that meeting as, per multiple rep…Share TweetESPN.com 15 hours agoHistory shows Panthers won't 'push panic button' and start Cam Newton in preseason finaleShare Tweet
Atlanta Falcons cut Sean Renfree, their No. 2 quarterback last seasonESPN.com 23 hours agoAtlanta Falcons cut Sean Renfree, their No. 2 quarterback last seasonShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)Veteran Ravens tight end Ben Watson suffered a torn Achilles tendon on the first play of the Ravens-Lions preseason game Saturday night and will miss the 2016 season. The Ravens signed Watson in March. He played the last three seasons with the Saints an…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)Maybe the Patriots will soon be leaking that they’ll be cutting Terrance Knighton, so that they can trade him. The veteran defensive tackle didn’t play in Friday night’s preseason game against the Panthers. Knighton, who played last year in Washington, …Share Tweet
Saints WR Willie Snead one-ups Michael Thomas with spectacular TD catchESPN.com Aug 27 (yesterday)Saints WR Willie Snead one-ups Michael Thomas with spectacular TD catchShare TweetESPN.com Aug 27 (yesterday)Sean Payton: Saints' pass protection 'concerning and troubling right now'Share TweetJameis Winston, Buccaneers electrify in win over BrownsShare TweetESPN.com Aug 26 (yesterday)Saints' starters flop against Steelers in final dress rehearsalShare Tweet
Roethlisberger Sharp, Steelers Top Saints 27-14nytimes.com Aug 26 (yesterday)Ben Roethlisberger torched New Orleans' defense for 148 yards and two touchdown passes on his first two series of this preseason, then got the rest of the game off while the Steelers rolled to a 27-14 victory over the Saints on Friday night.Share TweetESPN.com Aug 26 (yesterday)Steelers' offense sizzles against Saints in Ben Roethlisberger's debutShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Aug 26 (yesterday)A trying week for Buccaneers kicker Roberto Aguayo ended on a positive note. Aguayo made all six kicks he tried on Friday night as the Buccaneers turned in a strong showing on both sides of the ball while beating the Browns 30-13 in Tampa. Aguayo made f…Share TweetTom Brady looked sharp in his preseason debut, throwing a 33-yard touchdown pass to Chris Hogan in helping the New England Patriots to a 19-17 preseason win over the Carolina Panthers on Friday night.Share TweetFriday night’s game against the Buccaneers hasn’t gone well overall for the Browns, but there’s been one big bright spot. In his first game since Week 16 of the 2014 season, wide receiver Josh Gordon has provided the team with a pair of reminders of why…Share Tweet
Terron Armstead, Cam Heyward, Marcus Gilbert all leave early with injuriesThe Steelers and Saints have both seen some key members of their lineups depart with injuries in the first half of their game at the Superdome. Saints left tackle Terron Armstead left the game shortly after picking up a holding penalty and went back to …Share Tweet
Mike Scifres hurt, Panthers could be in punter market (if they weren’t)At a time when other teams are looking for things like quarterbacks, the Panthers have what can fairly be considered a first-world problem. But it looks like they’re going to need to find a punter. Their competition for the job has been less-than-inspir…Share Tweet
Report: Jimmy Garoppolo to start Friday nightIt will reportedly feel like 2001 all over again in Charlotte on Friday night. Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports that, barring a last-second change or scissor accident, Jimmy Garoppolo will get the start against the Panthers in the Patriots’ third exhibiti…Share Tweet
Falcons announce five roster cutsThe Falcons announced five roster cuts Friday as they began the process of trimming their roster to 75 players by next week’s deadline. Waived by the team were wide receiver David Glidden, defensive end Efe Obada, fullback Will Ratelle, cornerback Jorda…Share Tweet
Cam Newton's eccentric new lookJul 29Cam Newton is taking time this off season to experiment with accessories and hair color!
Newton feels responsibility to speak out on social issuesJul 29Cam Newton looks at what LeBron James and Dwyane Wade are doing and knows he has similar power to advocate for change on social issues.
Newton: 'I gain nothing' from dwelling on Super Bowl defeatJul 29Cam Newton says he's past what happened in last year's Super Bowl and is eager to make the most of this team's opportunities.
Benjamin's return marks return of No. 1 receiver for NewtonJul 29Darren Woodson shares his expectations for Kelvin Benjamin this season and explains how Benjamin's return opens up the field for Carolina's offense.