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Panthers say financial reports present “incomplete picture”Updated Mar 7 Share TweetOn Thursday, Deadspin published leaked financial documents from the Panthers, reflecting a two-year profit of $112 million. The Panthers have responded. “The Deadspin story presents an incomplete picture of the Carolina Panthers profitability,” the te
Leaked document embarrassing for Panthers on several levelsUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetThe headline at Deadspin.com proclaims the Panthers made a $112 million profit over a two-year span, according to a leaked financial document. While a business valued at $1 billion making money might not be the biggest news, the document does create two…Share TweetFree agency doesn’t officially start until 4 p.m. ET on March 12. But the process is going to have a new twist this year. Teams can actually start talking to the agents for prospective free agents several days before. The NFL just sent out a reminder ab
Leaked NFL Documents: While Owner Cried Hardship, Carolina Panthers Had $112 Million Profit Over Two YearsUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetIn 2010 and 2011, as the NFL prepared for and staged a lockout of its players, Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson was among the hardest of the hardliners, urging his fellow owners to "take back our league" by demanding a more management-…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetOn Thursday, the Atlanta Falcons and the city of Atlanta agreed to basic terms on a deal that will finance the construction of a $1 billion stadium for the team. it's estimated that the new building, which will replace the Georgia Dome as the Falcons' h…Share TweetPlayers who become free agents on March 12 aren’t allowed to start talking to prospective employers until Saturday, but John Abraham is not bound by any such rules. Abraham was released by the Falcons, leaving him free to talk to anybody he wants aboutShare TweetThere are a lot of Tampa Bay fans out there wondering why the Buccaneers have yet to sign defensive end Michael Bennett to a new contract. Maybe the answer has more to do with Bennett than it does with the Bucs. I’m pretty sure Tampa Bay already has mad
PFT Live: Anthony Becht, Patriots/Falcons to-do listsUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetIt’s less than 48 hours before teams can open up negotiations with free agents which means we’ve got plenty to talk about on Thursday’s edition of PFT Live. Former NFL tight end and current NBC Sports Network contributor Anthony Becht will join Mike
Young Falcons pass-rusher won’t be returning next yearUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetIn yet another sign the Falcons are going to look outside the organization for a replacement for John Abraham, one of their young developmental players can’t wait to get out the door. Former fourth-round pick Lawrence Sidbury, who has shown flashes of p
Reviewing NFC South free agentsUpdated Mar 7 Share TweetWe’ve shown you the lists of potential NFC South free agents before. But let’s do it again because there have been some minor moves and the free-agency period is getting ready to start Tuesday. Here’s the list of potential free agents for all four N