Posts Tagged ‘John Fox’

Clausen gets the call for Panthers

Panthers coach John Fox opened his weekly Monday news conference by announcing rookie quarterback Jimmy Clausen will start in Week 3 over Matt Moore.

Panthers’ Smith gets injury scare on final play

What could have been horrible news for the Panthers looks like nothing more than a scare at this point.

Wright, LaFell get early look for Panthers

One of the training camp competitions we’ve been tracking is in Carolina, where questions remain behind top receiver Steve Smith.

Childress sees familiar face during USO tour

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.

Smith on broken arm: ‘Accidents happen’

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.”

Clausen earning praise in Panthers’ camp

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.

Clausen won’t have seasonal value in 2010

One of my favorite super sleepers, Matt Moore, has some competition in rookie Jimmy Clausen.

Panthers’ Smith has other ideas for receiver help

It’s not a new school of thought that the Panthers could use a receiver opposite Steve Smith.

Roundup: Fox thought Delhomme’s exit best for team

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.

Roundup: Rams start talks with potential picks

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.

Roundup: Bucs GM not hampered by restraints

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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Arenas pulls out of Alabama pro day

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.

Wall-to-wall football at Lucas Oil Stadium

Nearly every corner of Lucas Oil Stadium was filled with NFL Scouting Combine activity Saturday. It was enough for total football sensory overload.

Steelers’ Khan will interview for Seahawks’ GM job

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.

Carolina situation not ideal for Fox

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.

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