Sports: Panthers

May. 02, 2015 @ 05:50 PM

Panthers wheel, deal and get their offensive tackle

Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman traded away multiple picks Saturday for the second straight day, moving up 22 spots in the fourth round to take offensive tackle Daryl Williams from Oklahoma with the 102nd pick overall.

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 11:49 PM

Wilson, Seahawks roll past Panthers 31-17

Russell Wilson threw for 268 yards and three touchdowns, Kam Chancellor returned an interception 90 yards for a TD midway through the fourth quarter and the Seahawks beat the Carolina Panthers 31-17 on Saturday night in an NFC divisional playoff game

Jan. 03, 2015 @ 08:37 PM

Newton, Panthers' D lead way in 1st playoff win in 9 years

Cam Newton threw for 198 yards and two touchdowns, Carolina's defense set an NFL record for fewest yards allowed in a postseason game, and the Panthers defeated the Arizona Cardinals 27-16 on Saturday. It was Carolina's first playoff win in nine years and Newton's first playoff victory.

Sep. 23, 2014 @ 06:55 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at Tuesday's sports news in brief

Duke's Tomlinson honored for off-field work ... Andre Dawkins signs with NBA's Heat ... Ex-Tar Heels Draughn, Reddick activated by San Diego Chargers ... Panthers lose FB Tolbert for at least eight weeks ... UNC's Castleberry named ACC women's soccer Player of the Week ... Clemson center threatened after bad snap at FSU.

Sep. 17, 2014 @ 05:09 PM

Panthers' Hardy removed from active roster indefinitely

The Carolina Panthers announced late this afternoon that they’ve placed Greg Hardy on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, meaning the Pro Bowl defensive end has been removed from the team’s active roster until his domestic violence case is resolved.

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 05:04 PM

Patriots-Panthers do battle in preseason game 3 Friday

The Carolina Panthers to play starters for about half of Friday, Aug. 22, NFL exhibition at Foxborough, Mass., against the New England Patriots.

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 11:09 PM


Panthers rookie wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin is dealing with an injury but said he'd play in preseason games.

Jul. 27, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Panthers' Hardy: 'I hate I've distracted my team'

Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy, the franchise player for the Carolina Panthers who was convicted of assaulting a female and communicating threats, likes it in Charlotte and wants to stay with the team. But Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman last week refused to discuss how the conviction might impact Hardy's long-term future with the organization.

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Panthers' Report: Newton, Hardy a go for start of practice Friday

Pro Bowlers Cam Newton and Greg Hardy will be ready to practice when the Carolina Panthers take the field for the start of training camp Friday night. The same can’t be said of often-injured running back Jonathan Stewart. ... Panthers sign pair of offensive linemen to provide depth.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:27 PM

Panthers QB Newton seeks chemistry with new WRs

Cam Newton will have plenty to do when the NFC South champion Panthers report to training camp.

In between spending time in the training room rehabbing from offseason ankle surgery, Newton hopes to develop some on-field chemistry with a completely revamped group of wide receivers.

Jul. 08, 2014 @ 07:53 AM

Hairston charged with assaulting youth at Durham YMCA

Former UNC guard P.J. Hairston was charged Sunday with assaulting a Northern High School student during a pick-up basketball game at the Downtown Durham YMCA, a Durham County magistrate confirmed.

Jun. 17, 2014 @ 07:56 PM

No-name receivers? No problem say Panthers' pass catchers

Jason Avant knows the Panthers lack a high profile wide receiver. But that doesn’t concern the eight-year NFL veteran wideout, who says there’s no reason Carolina can’t win a Super Bowl this year. Avant said people spend too much time “worrying about names.” He doesn’t.

Apr. 29, 2014 @ 10:46 PM

GM: LT, WR top Panthers' priorities in upcoming NFL Draft

General manager Dave Gettleman said the Panthers want a left tackle to protect Cam Newton’s blindside and a young wide receiver for the Pro Bowl quarterback to throw to this season.

Apr. 29, 2014 @ 10:06 PM

Fanfare: Tar Heels fall to ECU; Duke, UNC men, women in NCAAs

UNC baseball, men's and women's tennis, men's track; Duke football, men's and women's tennis, women's golf and Carolina Panthers on NFL draft.

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 09:31 PM

Panthers to appear on national TV 3 times in 2014

The defending NFC South champion Carolina Panthers will play three nationally-televised games and face six playoff teams from last season, the NFL announced Wednesday. Complete 2014 NFL schedule.