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What To Watch For: Saints vs. Panthers

The Carolina Panthers look to go 3-0 in this Sunday’s NFC South showdown against the New Orleans Saints inside Bank of America Stadium.  Carolina is coming off a 9-3 win over the Buffalo Bills in last Sunday’s home opener, in a game that saw tight end Greg Olsen suffer a broken foot, meaning that he…

Round 2 of Newton vs. Clausen is a draw

The situation at Quarterback for the Carolina Panthers is as clear as mud. Cam Newton had his opportunity to start his first NFL game Friday evening in Miami. Fans expected that Newton would cement what many thought would be his starting spot in Carolina — however, his performance did anything but. Newton went 7 of…

Panthers look solid in Rivera’s debut

The Carolina Panthers may have defeated the New York Giants 20-10 Saturday night at Bank of America Stadium, but the bigger win was the replenishment of hope in the heart of every Panthers fan. The Panthers moved the ball downfield, despite missing several offensive starters. Jimmy Clausen’s first pass down the middle of the field…

Panthers Fan Fest Observations

Despite the possibility of inclement weather and oppressive heat 15,000 fans came to get a glimpse of the 2011-12 Carolina Panthers at their annual Fan Fest event Saturday afternoon. Because of the shortened offseason, Head Coach Ron Rivera deviated a bit from the traditional Fan Fest lineup, which included a controlled scrimmage between the offensive…

Newton impressive on and off the field

The NFL’s top rookie put on a show for the roughly 15,000 fans that came out to Fan Fest this afternoon. Newton threw deep passes with ease, often hitting receivers perfectly in stride or threading the needle right into their arms. Then he’d scramble for a first down, or throw a perfect fade into the…

Who starts at QB for the Carolina Panthers?

When all the dust is settled, and the NFL lockout is behind us, the Carolina Panthers have several questions that will have to be answered. Perhaps the biggest of those is who begins the season as the Panthers’ starting quarterback. First overall draft pick Cam Newton has been working out in Florida at IMG’s facility…