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September 21, 2017 - 3:54 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Panthers' defense is doing its part. Now quarterback Cam Newton and offense hopes to start pulling its weight as Carolina prepares to host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Carolina's offense has managed just two touchdowns and settled for six field goals in two games...
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September 17, 2017 - 4:15 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Carolina's defense allowed only three points for the second straight week, and Graham Gano converted three field goals as the Panthers held on to defeat the Buffalo Bills 9-3 on Sunday. The Panthers (2-0) held Tyrod Taylor and LeSean McCoy in check all day, limiting the...
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September 17, 2017 - 11:38 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Sean McDermott spent the previous six seasons going up against Cam Newton daily in practice. So you'd expect the Bills' first-year coach and former Panthers defensive coordinator to know a thing or two about how to slow down the league's 2015 MVP, right? "The problem is I'm...
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Sharon Thorsland
September 15, 2017 - 7:12 am
Here we go – it's the Panthers home opener and it should be a good one. Former defensive coordinator Sean McDermott brings his Buffalo Bills to Bank of America stadium, with plenty of former Panthers on his roster. Both teams are coming off season opening victories – the Panthers beat the 49ers on...
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September 15, 2017 - 7:08 am
By: Chris McClain (Mac), Host of WFNZ's The Mac Attack Both Carolina and Buffalo come in here after wins against bad teams. This will be a step up in competition for both. How, do the Panthers get the W in the home opener? By following these steps..... 1) Slow Down the Run- The Bills run game vs...
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September 15, 2017 - 6:28 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Julius Peppers is on the verge of joining some elite company although the 37-year-old defensive end seemingly couldn't care less. Peppers picked up a half-sack in his first game back with the Panthers last Sunday and now has 144 for his career, inching closer to joining Bruce...
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Jim Szoke
September 14, 2017 - 8:01 am
Last Sunday, the Panthers opened their season with a nice road win against the San Francisco 49ers. The defense led the way with 4 QB sacks in the first half. The first one was courtesy of Wes Horton, who forced a fumble and the first takeaway of the season for Carolina. For Horton, it was a sweet...
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September 14, 2017 - 6:39 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Graham Gano has officially won the Panthers kicking job. The Panthers on Wednesday waived rookie kicker Harrison Butker, the team's seventh-round draft pick. The roster move was necessitated after Carolina claimed cornerback LaDarius Gunter off waivers from Green Bay. Gano and...
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September 06, 2017 - 6:54 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- If Kelvin Benjamin had a bad game, he always knew where to turn. If the media got on him about dropped passes, or people on social media were bullying him for being overweight and out of shape, he knew talking to his mother Christine would make him feel just a little better...
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