Local Sports

CMC
Jason Huber
December 15, 2019 - 6:23 pm
Carolina Panthers interim head coach Perry Fewell, cornerback Donte Jackson, running back Christian McCaffrey, safety Tre Boston and quarterback Kyle Allen spoke with the media following their 30-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at home. WATCH BELOW: Video of Panthers Fall To Seahawks, Lose Sixth...
Read More
Luke Kuechly
© Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports
Sharon Thorsland
December 13, 2019 - 12:59 pm
It's been a rough stretch for the Panthers. After losing four straight, they saw their head coach fired last week, then proceeded to get hammered by the rival Falcons, pushing their losing streak to five straight games. Things don't get any easier this Sunday, when Seattle comes to town. Kick-off...
Read More
Shaq Thompson
WBT
December 09, 2019 - 2:10 pm
Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson spoke with the media about his new contract extension. Thompson, who was drafted by the Panthers in 2015, signed a four-year extension worth up to $57 million. Thompson is putting together a career-year with 103 total tackles. WATCH VIDEO BELOW: Video of...
Read More
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) works in the pocket against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
WBT
December 08, 2019 - 5:13 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan threw the longest touchdown pass of his career and became the 10th quarterback in NFL history to reach 50,000 yards, leading the Atlanta Falcons to another dominating win over Carolina, 40-20 Sunday. The Panthers (5-8) were officially eliminated from playoff contention with...
Read More
Perry Fewell
© TNS
Sharon Thorsland
December 07, 2019 - 4:40 pm
The Panthers travel down I-85 this week to take on NFC South rival Atlanta. And they'll do it without longtime coach Ron Rivera, who was fired on Tuesday following the team's fourth straight loss. And while players certainly understand that the NFL is a business, that didn't make it any easier for...
Read More
Ron Rivera
Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Jim Szoke
December 05, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Welcome to The Pregame-Postgame Podcast with Jim Szoke and Mike Pacheco. This week, Jim and Mike discuss the Carolina Panthers' first game without Ron Rivera in nine years. Can the Panthers win under Perry Fewell?
Read More
Ron Rivera
© Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
WBT
December 04, 2019 - 4:26 pm
A handful of Carolina Panthers players reacted on Wednesday about the team letting go of former head coach Ron Rivera and what he meant to them on and off the field. WATCH BELOW: Video of Panthers Locker Room Reacts To Rivera's Firing
Read More
Ron Rivera
Ron Rivera
WBT
December 04, 2019 - 11:05 am
Former Panthers head coach Ron Rivera spoke with the Charlotte media one last time after the team parted ways with him on Tuesday after nine years. FULL AUDIO below and highlight video below. Video of Ron Rivera Final Press Conference
Read More
David Tepper
Photo by Jacob Kupferman/Getty Images
Brett Jensen
December 03, 2019 - 9:38 pm
If you know nothing about David Tepper’s past, now this: He’s extremely competitive. He hates to lose in life and in business. That’s how he became the wealthiest owner in the NFL. And because of that internal drive, and because he respects and truly likes Ron Rivera, the owner of Carolina Panthers...
Read More

Pages