It took a little longer than expected, and took a couple years off Saints fans’ lives, but New Orleans defeated the Carolina Panthers, 31-26, Sunday in the final wild-card weekend playoff game. New Orleans now advances to face the Minnesota Vikings in the divisional round, and Carolina heads home, but not without a healthy dose […]
The Panthers were briefly without their franchise quarterback on Sunday night. Cam Newton exited Carolina’s wild-card game against the Saints after taking a hit to the head in the fourth quarter.
The NFL is a quarterback-driven league, and of the 12 quarterbacks in the playoffs this year, only three — the New England Patriots' Tom Brady, the Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger and Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints — have won a Super Bowl. Of the nine remaining other teams, only two — the Carolina Panthers and Atlanta Falcons […]
The Carolina Panthers signed head coach Ron Rivera to a two-year contract extension through 2020, the team announced Saturday. The new two-year deal is worth $15.5 million, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The announcement comes the day before the Panthers play the New Orleans Saints on Sunday afternoon in the final wild-card game of […]
The Carolina Panthers are closing in on a new contract extension for coach Ron Rivera, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The deal could be announced prior to their playoff game Sunday.
The Eagles are hosting their first playoff game in four years, and if the huge interest in ticket sales are any indication, fans are excited. Playoff tickets went on sale this morning and were gone in a matter of minutes. On the secondary market, tickets to the Carolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints game are currently […]
After his landmark 2015 MVP season, the Panthers feinted at reducing Newton’s workload, keeping him in the pocket and reducing the number of open-field hits he’d take. Newton led the Panthers with 754 yards rushing, and his six touchdowns tied Jonathan Stewart for the team lead. This isn’t the recipe for a long and easy […]
Panthers tight end Greg Olsen missed both of Carolina’s double-digit losses to the Saints this season. His teammates believe he can be a key factor in Sunday’s Wild Card matchup.
When it comes to the playoffs, the Carolina Panthers have been there, done that.
NASCAR issued a statement Wednesday night denying a report by a Charlotte TV station that NASCAR Chairman Brian France was involved with a group to purchase the NFL’s Carolina Panthers. In the statement to NBC Sports, NASCAR stated: “NASCAR denies the accuracy of the WCNC report. WCNC, citing three unnamed, sources reported Wednesday that France […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A season that began with the Carolina Panthers planning to use quarterback Cam Newton less in the running game for his long-term health ended with him setting career records in rushes, designed rushes and rushing yards. Newton doesn't plan to stop running anytime soon. "That's my edge," Newton said Wednesday as he […]
NASCAR CEO Brian France is maybe looking to get into the football business. According to WCNC in Charlotte, France is the head of a group looking to buy the Carolina Panthers. The team is for sale following sexual harassment accusations against the franchise’s current owner, Jerry Richardson.