Analysis: Team meeting helped Panthers bond, record 1st win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — After an 0-2 start, quarterback Teddy Bridgewater began to wonder of his Carolina Panthers teammates: “Do we really know each other?” After a strange COVID-19-...

Motivated Davis ready to replace Panthers All-Pro McCaffrey

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There were days when running back Mike Davis wanted to quit the NFL, frustrated over his role as a practice squad player with the Seattle Seahawks. But the mem...

Panthers' 0-2 start ignites 'tank for Trevor' talk

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two games into the season the “tank for Trevor” talk has already begun in earnest in Carolina. The Panthers have stumbled to an 0-2 start and local sports talk...

Panthers' McCaffrey out multiple weeks with ankle sprain

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey is expected to miss “multiple weeks” with a high right ankle sprain he sustained in Carolina’s 31-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Bucc...

Rhule: Panthers need to pressure 'iconic' QB Tom Brady

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina coach Matt Rhule knows if the Panthers are to win their first game Sunday, they will have pressure “iconic quarterback” Tom Brady and not allow him to sit in the pocket...

Panthers' offense shows promise, defense needs work

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — While the Carolina Panthers' offense showed promise in the team's 34-30 season-opening loss to the Las Vegas Raiders, its young, inexperienced defense clearly has some work to ...

Panthers' Rhule left pondering curious 4th-down play call

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — With the game on the line and needing a first down on fourth-and-inches to keep a potential winning drive alive, the Carolina Panthers on Sunday turned to. ... Alex Armah? ...

Jacobs runs for 3 TDs as Raiders hold off Panthers 34-30

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Josh Jacobs ran for 93 yards and three touchdowns, Derek Carr threw for 239 yards and a score and the Las Vegas Raiders hung on to beat the Carolina Panthers 34-30 on Sunday to ...

Lawrence, No. 1 Clemson dominate Wake Forest again, 37-13

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence threw for 351 yards and combined for three touchdowns, and No. 1 Clemson continued its domination of Wake Forest with a 37-13 victory on Saturday night in th...

QB Bridgewater 'thankful' for injury, eager for 2nd chance

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For some players, a devastating knee injury can be crushing. For Teddy Bridgewater, it was an awakening. On the four-year anniversary of suffering a torn ACL a...

Raiders uncertain what they'll see from new-look Panthers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Raiders general manager Mike Mayock has no idea what to expect from the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Nor does his coaching staff. The Panther...

Trevor Lawrence, No. 1 Clemson begin another title chase

Trevor Lawrence has only lost one game since taking over as Clemson’s starting quarterback in 2018. But that one defeat was a big one — a lopsided 42-25 loss to Louisiana State in la...

Panthers cut RB Bonnafon to get down to 53-player limit

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers waived running back Reggie Bonnafon as part of the several moves to get down to 53 players on Saturday. Bonnafon ran for 116 yards with a touchdow...

Panthers' Rhule dealing with eye issue as season approaches

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers first-year head coach Matt Rhule said there is a reason why he’s been looking like “Darth Vader” recently at practice. Rhule revealed Thursday that he...

Panthers owner frustrated over not having fans at NFL opener

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers owner David Tepper expressed frustration with government officials over not allowing fans in the stadium for the team’s Sept. 13 home opener against the Las Vegas Raide...