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Can Philly Brown Be Carolina's New Ted Ginn?

Transitions, particularly in the job department, often generate some critical comparisons—warranted or not. After all, it’s understandably natural to question change.When one employee has been unseated or has chosen a different path, can his or her successor sufficiently fill the vacated position? Will the new hire match up or even come close to what was previously there?For...
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Carolina Panthers: Terrible division only hope for terrible play

The 2014 season clearly hasn’t gone the way the Carolina Panthers envisioned it. However, there is hope, and that hope may lie in abysmal play of NFC South. The NFL’s worst division has combined for 13 wins, and is only one of two divisions without at least 20 combined wins (AFC South has 14 wins). The Carolina Panthers season woes have been well documented this year, ranging...
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Carolina Panthers bold predictions, NFL coaches who will be fired, Stafford’s fine GF

We’re essentially two-thirds of the way through the NFL season (nooooooo) and we know who the contenders are and who’s now focused on where they’ll pick in the draft. Below you’ll find the best cover32 columns from this past week to catch you up on anything you might have missed. Soak up Week 12! National Columns • Power Rankings: How all 32 teams in the NFL stack up after...
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Do the Panthers Have a Gem in Josh Norman?

If you’re a cornerback in today’s National Football League, you have to reek of confidence. You must carry yourself with an adequate amount of tenacity, courage and poise—among other traits—to succeed on this particular level of ball.Just take a glance at what is widely considered to be the position’s upper class—Richard Sherman, Darrelle Revis, Patrick Peterson, Joe...
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Carolina Panthers fans would be wise to monitor these wild Week 12 bold predictions

Anyone can pick games. Whether selecting winners or making guesses against the spread, it’s essentially an exercise in flipping a coin. But providing some specifics about what’s going to happen in a game, detailing how things are going to play out, takes some thought, imagination and guts. And it actually provides some insight into what’s going to transpire on Sunday and Monday...
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Panthers That Need to Step Up Now and Beyond

1. Byron Bell (or a replacement left tackle)Cam Newton has been sacked 32 times this season and the tackles have been the weak link on that line. Ryan Kalil has been a rock inside and missing Amini Silatolu for a chunk of the year has not helped. But if the offensive tackles don’t protect Newton from taking so many hits we will continue to see Newton on the injury report week in...
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Carolina Panthers would fire Ron Rivera if the season ended today

If the NFL season ended right now, with most teams having played 10 games, the playoff match-ups would be interesting. Some of the usual suspects (New England and Denver) would be taking part, while some preseason contenders (Seattle and San Francisco) would be on the outside looking in. Some surprise teams (Detroit and Kansas City) would be playing, while others (Miami and Buffalo...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis

Today the Carolina Panthers worked out several wide receivers. This comes a day after the team released Jason Avant for speaking his mind. The team had Tysson Poots and Austin Pettis were both in town. Pettis could be a very solid signing for the Panthers. @CarPanthersNews: The Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis today. Pettis […] The post Panthers worked out WR Austin Pettis...
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Cam Newton had Twitter hacked due to simple password

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton fell victim to Twitter hackers on Tuesday. And this wasn’t one of those instances where an athlete tweets something stupid and then pretends he was hacked. Do you really think Newton is dumb enough to tweet stuff like this? @CameronNewton would NEVER! — JohnMiguel Lopez (@JohnnybGood702) November 18, 2014...Read More
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Cam Newton even good?

It’s been a while since I pulled out this gimmick, so … Player Yds TD INT Fmb Cmp % QB Rating A 2,392 12 10 7 58.9 80.3 B 2,075 13 9 6 59.8 76.8 Player A has thrown for more yards, and as such has a higher quarterback rating. Player B has slim leads in pretty much every other area. He’s thrown one less interception and fumbled once...
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Jason Avant released two days after criticizing Panthers coaches

Jason Avant was released by the Carolina Panthers on Tuesday, two days after he criticized the coaches for their mentality at the end of Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The Panthers got the ball with 2:08 left in the game down 19-17 to the Falcons. They drove to the Atlanta 28 and kicker Graham...Read More
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Ron Rivera: Hardy 'probably' won't play for Panthers this year

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he's ''probably'' given up hope of Greg Hardy playing this season following the NFL's decision Tuesday to suspend Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for the remainder of the year. Peterson pleaded no contest Nov. 4 to misdemeanor reckless assault for injuries to his 4-year-old son. Hardy, a Pro Bowl defensive end, was placed on...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cam Newton’s Twitter account is hacked, hilarity ensues

Over the last few hours, followers of Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton on Twitter have been in for a shock. Newton’s Twitter account was hacked and while some hackers use Twitter to cause mayhem, this hacker decided to use his hacking skills to create laughter. Fake Cam Newton Tweeted at the Carolina Panthers that he wanted to be released. .@CameronNewton‘s @Twitter...
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Cam Newton Tweets ‘Sherman Is Overrated'; Panthers Twitter Claims He Was Hacked

  Buy or sell? Do you think Cam Newton’s Twitter account was hacked? This what his Twitter account released.   The Carolina Panther’s Twitter account wasted no time and released a statement ASAP. Cam Newton's twitter account has been hacked, we're currently working to resolve the issue. — Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) November 18, 2014 “Hacked.” Is that what...
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Jason Avant cut after critiquing Panthers’ play-calling

The Carolina Panthers apparently have seen — and heard — enough of Jason Avant. Avant’s agent, Doug Hendrickson, sent out a cryptic tweet on Tuesday, implying the veteran receiver has been given his walking papers. Much better things ahead and role for Jason Avant. Definitely deserves better. — Doug Hendrickson (@DHendrickson41) November 18, 2014   FOX Sports...
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Panthers expect fullback Mike Tolbert back for next game

  Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he expects 2013 Pro Bowl fullback Mike Tolbert to play in the team's next game Nov. 30 against the Minnesota Vikings. The Panthers (3-7-1) have a bye this week. Tolbert has spent the last eight games on the injured reserve/designated to return list with a hairline fracture in his left leg, but is eligible to return against the Vikings. Rivera says...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers will host small school running back tomorrow

The Carolina Panthers are down running backs and tomorrow they will host Zach Bauman the former Northern Arizona running back. Bauman played for Arizona Cardinals earlier this year and is a very solid scat back. The Panthers have several injuries at the running back position, so Bauman could be a great addition. Do you follow […] The post Carolina Panthers will host small school...
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Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Kelvin Benjamin

Though professional golfer and Florida State alum Brooks Koepka earned his first win on the European Tour this week, the Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week again comes from the NFL gridiron. The Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of November 10th through the 16th goes to Carolina Panthers’ wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin. Though his team was unable to get a...
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Panthers Injury Report: Jonathan Stewart, DeAngelo Williams, Jerricho Cotchery

After going 3-2 in their first five games, the Carolina Panthers have been not won a single game since week five. Fortunately for Carolina, WR Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) and starting running backs DeAngelo Williams (foot) and Jonathan Stewart (ankle) are listed as probable for Sunday's game against Atlanta.  According to the Carolina Panther's team injury report, 13 players...
Via NFL Injury Report
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Injury Update: Cam Newton, DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart

Carolina Panthersquarterback Cam Newton said on Wednesday that he's playing hurt despite earlier comments by head coach Ron Rivera, reports Chris Wesseling of Elsewhere, running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart have been officially listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons. #458775968 / gettyimages.comRivera said that Newton was...
Via NFL Injury Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Trolls Rex Ryan While Mark Sanchez Goes Off On Panthers

Mark Sanchez went off on the Carolina Panthers during Monday Night Football. Twitter fully enjoyed trolling Rex Ryan while Sanchez did work.
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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