Most people in the Charlotte area — and those who get the Interwebs — were probably checking their vision when they opened the Charlotte Observer this morning. In the paper, Panthers center Ryan Kalil took out an ad making a Super Bowl guarantee. Seriously. For the team that went 6-10 last year, even with superstar QB Cam Newton, it’s a bold statement. Well, it’s bold for any team. So, I just finished up watching the Panthers work out and interestingly, they didn’t mind. Actually, they embraced Kalil’s thoughts. “You can’t put the carriage before the horse,” linebacker Jon Beason told me. “But I love it. I’ve been saying that for a while now. The first step to reality is kinda […]
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Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 | Ian Rapoport Tags: NFL, Alex Smith, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Dez Bryant, Hakeem Nicks, Jon Beason, Ndamukong Suh, New York Giants, Oakland Raiders, Rolando McClain, San Francisco 49ers
A quick and random spin through what the heck happened in the NFL this week …
Thomas Davis certainly is willing, but it appears his right knee is determined to undermine his NFL career. The Panthers linebacker confirmed via Twitter that he has torn the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee for a third time.
Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Week 1 injury roundup, Andy Dalton, Brian Price, Danny Amendola, Daryl Washington, Derrick Ward, Eric Berry, Ernie Sims, Gary Brackett, James Harrison, Jason Smith, Jimmy Smith, Jon Beason, Kevin Walter, Lance Lewis, LaRod Stephens-Howling, Luis Castillo, Marcedes Lewis, Marvin Lewis, Michael Crabtree, Michael Robinson, Mike Tolbert, Mike Tomlin, Nate Kaeding, Ron Bartell, Roy Williams, Sam Bradford, Sammie Stroughter, Steven Jackson, Terrence McGee, Week 1 injuries 2011
With Week 1 nearly in the books, here’s a look at the notable injuries from Sunday’s games.
Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Week 1 injuries 2011, Aaron Kampman, Alphonso Smith, Antoine Bethea, Arian Foster, Asante Samuel, Austin Collie, Chris Cooley, Corey Peters, Dashon Goldson, Donte' Stallworth, Eben Britton, James Hall, Javon Ringer, Jeff Otah, Jon Beason, Justin Tuck, LaRon Landry, marion barber, Michael Hoomanawanui, Mike Jenkins, Oshiomogho Atogwe, Phil Costa, Robert Gallery, Sidney Rice, Steve Smith, Terence Newman, Todd McClure, Travis Beckum, Tyron Smith, Vince Young, Zach Miller
The official Week 1 injury reports for all 32 teams are in, so let’s take a lap around the league to look at some of the notable players whose status might be in question this week.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll shot down the lingering rumor that his team is interested in Owens during an interview Monday with 710 ESPN in Seattle.
Panthers LB Jon Beason said he’s sorry about his comments concerning Terrell Owens, in which he objected to the receiver’s possible presence in Carolina.
The middle linebacker is the quarterback of the defense. So who is the best in the business? Well Jon Beason was in studio on Thursday for this presentation, and this thing could be mighty awkward if he is not on the list.
“There’s no way T.O. could be a Panther,” Carolina LB Jon Beason wrote in an NFL.com chat Thursday. “Based on the fact that our ownership and coaches believe that the locker room is important and based on T.O.’s history, for whatever reason, he’s been a distraction in the locker room.”
Posted: Friday, October 16th, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Captain Munnerlyn, Carolina Panthers, Dante Rosario, Jon Beason, Jonathan Stewart, Na'il Diggs, Nick Hayden, Steve Smith, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Week 6 injuries
The Carolina Panthers should have both WR Steve Smith and RB Jonathan Stewart for Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers.
The Panthers won’t have run-stuffing DT Maake Kemoeatu this season, so Pro Bowl LB Jon Beason wants some more help on defense.
Posted: Tuesday, August 11th, 2009 | Pat Kirwan Tags: Carolina Panthers, Chris Harris, Dwayne Jarrett, Everette Brown, Jake Delhomme, Jeff Otah, Jon Beason, Jordan Gross, Kenny Moore, Maa'ka Kemoeatu, Marty Hurney, Pat Kirwan, Ron Meeks, Thomas Davis
After a visit to Carolina Panthers training camp, it appears WR Dwayne Jarrett has made a lot of progress, rookie DE Everette Brown may have been a steal in the second round, and the loss DT Maa’ka Kemoeatu will force the team to bring in a veteran for help.
Posted: Monday, August 3rd, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Brandon Marshall, Carolina Panthers, Carson Palmer, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Jarvis Moss, Jon Beason, Josh McDaniels, Maake Kemoeatu, Reggie Kelly, Terrell Suggs
The Denver Broncos were without WR Brandon Marshall and several other key veterans during a morning practice session on Monday, while Terrell Suggs, Jon Beason and others also missed training camp practices around the league.