Panthers coach John Fox opened his weekly Monday news conference by announcing rookie quarterback Jimmy Clausen will start in Week 3 over Matt Moore.
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What could have been horrible news for the Panthers looks like nothing more than a scare at this point.
One of the training camp competitions we’ve been tracking is in Carolina, where questions remain behind top receiver Steve Smith.
The NFL’s annual USO tour is such an important and meaningful event — both for the coaches and players traveling abroad and the soldiers so far from their friends and families on the most American of all holidays. Every year, the NFL-USO tour creates stories that are both inspirational and heartfelt, and this year is no different.
Panthers WR Steve Smith told “NFL Total Access” on Thursday that he has spoken to coach John Fox about his broken left arm, describing the conversation as “more listening, less talking.”
This has been an interesting beginning for Jimmy Clausen‘s NFL career. The former Notre Dame star tumbled in the draft before being selected in the second round (48th overall) by the Panthers and had to serve as an Cactus Cooler mule for WR Steve Smith.
One of my favorite super sleepers, Matt Moore, has some competition in rookie Jimmy Clausen.
It’s not a new school of thought that the Panthers could use a receiver opposite Steve Smith.
Posted: Saturday, March 27th, 2010 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2010 Free Agency, Alex Smith, Dwayne Jarrett, Felix Jones, Jake Delhomme, Jimmy Clausen, John Fox, marion barber, Matt Moore, Michael Turner, Muhsin Muhammad, pierre thomas, Sam Bradford, Washington Redskins
Late last season, Panthers quarterback Jake Delhomme sat with a broken knuckle and Matt Moore filled in for the 12-year veteran. Moore went 4-1 as the starter, and earlier this month the team released Delhomme, choosing to stick with the 25-year-old Moore.
Posted: Thursday, March 25th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Ahmad Bradshaw, Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Bill Gramatica, Brian Westbrook, Carolina Panthers, Charles Davis, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, DeAngelo Williams, Detroit Lions, Donovan McNabb, Gerald McCoy, Greg Olsen, Haloti Ngata, Jimmy Clausen, Joe Haden, John Fox, Kevin Smith, Lovie Smith, Mike Martz, Minnesota Vikings, Ndamukong Suh, New York Giants, Osi Umenyiora, Sam Bradford, St. Louis Rams
The Rams, who hold the No. 1 overall selection in the draft, have begun preliminary negotiations with Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Posted: Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Brian Urlacher, Carolina Panthers, Chester Taylor, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, David Garrard, DeAngelo Williams, Devin Hester, Ed Reed, Jack Del Rio, Jacksonville Jaguars, James Davis, Jason Witten, John Fox, John Harbaugh, Jonathan Stewart, Lovie Smith, Lynell Hamilton, Mark Dominik, Matt Forte, Mike Tomlin, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, Pittsburgh Steelers, Sean Payton, St. Louis Rams, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tom Benson
Buccaneers fans may be growing a little anxious over some perceived inaction by the team’s front office. But general manager Mark Dominik is preaching patience.
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Alabama CB/PR Javier Arenas didn’t take part in the school’s pro day Wednesday because of a pulled hamstring he sustained while running the 40-yard dash at the recent NFL Scouting Combine.
Nearly every corner of Lucas Oil Stadium was filled with NFL Scouting Combine activity Saturday. It was enough for total football sensory overload.
Omar Khan, a well-respected front-office executive with the Steelers, will interview for the Seahawks’ general manager vacancy early this week, according to a league source, joining Marc Ross (Giants) and John Schneider (Packers) as finalists.
The report from The Charlotte Observer about the Panthers wanting coach John Fox to stay for the remaining year on his contract is not surprising, but it’s also not a true resolution to the lingering uncertainty about the future of the organization.