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Posts Tagged ‘Carolina Panthers’
Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 | Jason La Canfora Tags: 2012 free agency, Baltimore Ravens, Ben Grubbs, Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, Jason Brown, Matt Birk, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams, Tennessee Titans
Free-agent C Jason Brown is drawing interest from several teams, including the Ravens, league sources said Friday.
For an 11-year veteran of the Carolina Panthers who just signed a three-year contract extension on Tuesday, wide receiver Steve Smith sure feels like he can learn a lot from his young quarterback, Cam Newton.
Free-agent FB Jerome Felton will visit the Vikings on Monday, according to a league source.
Ex-Chargers running back Mike Tolbert has agreed to terms on a four-year deal with the Panthers, a league source said Monday.
Posted: Sunday, March 18th, 2012 | Jason La Canfora Tags: 2012 free agency, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Carolina Panthers, Cincinnati Bengals, Kansas City Chiefs, Michael Bush, Mike Tolbert, New England Patriots, New York Jets
Several of the best available free-agent running backs met with teams over the weekend. Here’s a breakdown of the action.
The Panthers and LB Kenny Onatolu have agreed to terms on a three-year deal, a league source said Friday.
Former Ravens safety Haruki Nakamura has a free-agent visit scheduled with the Panthers on Thursday, according to a league source.
Geoff Hangartner was a lifesaver for the Panthers last season, providing a stablizing force on the offensive line after injuries battered Carolina’s offensive line.
The comparison has been made far too often, just as it was at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday, when a reporter asked Panthers coach Ron Rivera if he could draw a parallel between this year’s Heisman Trophy winner (Robert Griffin III) and last year’s winner (Cam Newton).
Panthers general manager Marty Hurney said Thursday he expects Jeremy Shockey to return in 2012. Earlier in the day, coach Ron Rivera said it was possible Shockey could retire.
Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: NFL Playbook, 2012 NFL Draft, Andre Branch, Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, Charles Johnson, DeAngelo Williams, Fletcher Cox, Greg Hardy, Jonathan Stewart, Luke Kuechly, Michael Brockers, Playbook, Vinny Curry, Vontaze Burfict
Ron Rivera’s Carolina Panthers need to improve their run defense through this year’s draft.
Cam Newton promised to be an icon and an entertainer before he was even officially the No. 1 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. Then, he went out and delivered with one of the greatest rookie seasons in NFL history. But he was still largely overshadowed.
Robert Griffin III made the rounds at Radio Row on Friday, when he bumped into another Heisman Trophy winner.
For a team that’s gone a combined 8-24 in the past two seasons, the Carolina Panthers sure are a confident bunch. Of course, that’s what happens when a player like Cam Newton bursts onto the scene.