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Panthers coach Ron Rivera says team must protect Cam Newton moving forward

Panthers coach Ron Rivera says team must protect Cam Newton moving forward

The Carolina Panthers have a number of voids to fill on their roster this offseason. It appears head coach Ron Rivera’s main priority will be surrounding quarterback Cam Newton with as much help as possible. The Panthers would like to acquire more playmakers on offense. However, Rivera said during an appearance on ESPN’s First Take […] The post Panthers coach Ron Rivera says team must protect Cam Newton moving forward appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Cat Scratch Reader Feb 15, 2019
Keep Sounding: Talking Panthers needs and Curtis Samuel

Keep Sounding: Talking Panthers needs and Curtis Samuel

Brad is replaced by Billy to talk about what the Panthers need and why Jon hates Curtis Samuel. Brad couldn’t make it this week, so Billy Marshall took his place for this episode. You’ll know him from the many film pieces he contributes to CSR. We talk about Eric Reid re-signing, the value of his contract, and the danger that comes with making snap judgments when initial contract details are released. We all share our thoughts on his impact on the defense and what this means for the secondary as whole. We talk about the Panthers needs, in line with last week’s coverage. The...
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Pro Football Focus lists the highest graded Panthers for the 2018 NFL season

Pro Football Focus lists the highest graded Panthers for the 2018 NFL season

This team has a ton of potential, but as the grades show, there is a lot of room to improve on. The Carolina Panthers may have had a disappointing season after leaving a sour 7-9 taste in our mouths, but the latest PFF rankings display that there is much promise for the future. 2018 highest grades — Panthers defense The highest-graded Carolina Panthers on defense from the 2018 season pic.twitter.com/pM9iliJfQz— Pro Football Focus (@PFF) February 14, 2019 Unsurprisingly, Luke Kuechly is at the top of the list with a 90.7 grade. The man is a stud. That’s already been established...
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Panthers add Montez Sweat in Kadar’s latest mock

Panthers add Montez Sweat in Kadar’s latest mock

The Panthers have the No. 16 pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. There’s no denying the Carolina Panthers need to improve their pass rush. Once a staple of past great Carolina teams, the pass rush was a giant blemish throughout the 2018 season. Julius Peppers (who just turned 39) was due to become a free agent in March, but he announced his retirement beginning of February. The Panthers will need to address the absence of the Hall of Famer defensive end in the 2019 NFL Draft. Usually drafting a defensive end high in the draft is thought of as a risk. But considering the Panthers’ dire need and...
Cat Scratch Reader Feb 15, 2019
The Scratching Post: 2/15/19

The Scratching Post: 2/15/19

Here’s today’s collection of Panthers links for you to discuss. Greetings, internet users. Welcome to The Scratching Post. Here’s some reading material from outside CSR for you to consume. Carolina Panthers game management position a reality | Brandon Scott, Cat CraveThe Carolina Panthers have been busy this offseason making changes to their coaching staff and preparing for the 2019 season. 5 potential offensive trade targets for the Panthers in 2019 | Tim Weaver, PanthersWireCarolina has no shortage of roster holes heading into the 2019 offseason. If the Panthers are going to stay...