Can the youngest offensive coordinator in the NFL change the league the way he changed LSU? The coaching staff has all the confidence in the world in Joe Brady – now he’s got to show what he can do on the field.
“He Is Going To Be A Guy That Our Team Goes To Battle For”: How Teddy Bridgewater Is Becoming A Leader In Carolina
During the virtual offseason thus far, Teddy Bridgewater has run meetings, been a natural leader and more — why Matt Rhule isn’t believing the doubters and can’t wait to see him get on the field.
On changing Panthers, pressure is on young stars and aging veterans alike. Can Curtis Samuel, Graham Gano and others step up and prove their worth?
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It’s never easy to move on from the most iconic player in franchise history – but it’s even harder when he doesn’t find a new job for more than three months.
Whether it’s quarantining a quarterback, not having Matt Rhule at practice or creating a gameday experience out of just those on the sidelines, the Panthers are ready to face whatever training camp – and the 2020 season – looks like.
Vincent and Dan go pick-by-pick to talk through who they liked and didn’t like in the 2020 NFL Draft, plus which UDFAs they think can make the roster in 2020 and what kind of fun wrinkles Phil Snow might have planned in the secondary – will he run the weird three safety set he ran at Baylor?
A Little Rusty
Kevin Donnalley and Al Wallace talk the Trai Turner trade, what Russell Okung can do to help this new coaching staff, whether or not the Panthers are actually rebuilding – they are – and take a look at where they need the most help on their roster.
Former Panthers DE Al Wallace joins the show to talk the 2020 draft, why he thinks Derrick Brown will make a huge impact and how the Panthers remade their defense in one fell swoop. Meanwhile, Josh doesn’t agree with the process, the crew wonders whether Cam will sign anywhere soon and Colin talks RB valuation — plus Cam to Kawann and much, much more!
End Of An Era
Denn, Bobby and Chris are back to attempt to break down the day Panthers fans have dreaded for a long time: the departure of QB1 Cam Newton. Denn is all in on Cam on the Pats, Bobby opens the door to the last few months and Chris compares it to the Kemba Walker situation on this quarantined, Saint Patrick’s Day, LIVE edition full of crazy NFL moves.
The Panthers offense isn’t hurting for weapons – here’s how new offensive coordinator Joe Brady plans to use all of them.
Phil Snow has an extremely young defense – now its up to he and the rest of the coaching staff to get the most out of the players — and to mold them into an elite defense down the road.
Johnny Kinsley takes a look at the narrative that Teddy Bridgewater can’t or doesn’t throw the deep ball. Is it accurate, or is there more to him than Panthers fans realize?
What’s up with Marty Hurney’s replacement, is Curtis Samuel the best wide receiver at the team and who will be starting on the offensive line? That – and other Panthers questions – answered.
After having joined teams late in training camp in the past, the prospect of a limited offseason doesn’t phase Tre Boston – and neither does being a team leader for the Panthers.
Player Profiles, Features & Interviews
Safety Juston Burris has lived in Charlotte for the entirety of his NFL career – and now, for the first time, he’ll get to work where he lives – and the Panthers are hoping he can be a big part of the future.
Leaders, Not Followers: David Tepper and Panthers Ahead Of The Curve By Cutting Ties With CPI Security
The Panthers cut ties with CPI Security, but the team being ahead of the curve in terms of acting for social change is not something that Panthers fans have seen before – but they’d better get used to it.
With Cam Newton, Greg Olsen and others no longer on the team, the team will need new leaders – like Christian McCaffrey and Shaq Thompson – to take up larger roles in the community.
News & Notes
A global pandemic, huge turnover in the roster and now nationwide protests – Matt Rhule’s transition to the NFL has been anything but ideal.
The Carolina former linebacker appears likely to join the team as a pro scout, where he can use his penchant for breaking down tape to continue to help the Panthers.
The Boys & Girls Club will now be the presenting sponsor of the Panthers Kids Club, in addition to other opportunities and events with the Panthers.
2020 Position Previews
Will Brian Burns and Christian Miller be the starters on the outside come August or will the Panthers bring back at least one familiar veteran on the outside?
Will it be another year of McCaffrey and some other guys or will Bonnafon and others get a chance to actually carry the ball in 2020?
The biggest question facing the Carolina Panthers this offseason overshadows the Panthers quarterback class heading into 2020 – what will happen with Cam?
Does this converted receiver have what it takes to play cornerback at the NFL level? A deep dive on the developmental option that is seventh-rounder Stan Thomas-Oliver.
The Panthers may have found a diamond in the sixth round in big man Bravvion Roy – but where can he contribute for the Panthers immediately and where does he need to improve?
While Troy Pride still has some developing to do, what can he add to the Panthers defense in 2020 – and what are the traits that Marty Hurney and Matt Rhule saw in him?
Some of our favorite pictures from the Roaring Riot tailgate ahead of the Panthers Week 11 matchup with the Atlanta Falcons!
Some our favorite pictures from this weekend’s Roaring Riot Tailgate With A Purpose – Equipped by Academy Sports + Outdoor!
The Roaring Riot Foundation donated 65 Panthers tickets to the West Charlotte High Marching Band for this Sunday’s game with the Tennessee Titans.
Practice & Game Recaps
The Panthers couldn’t get out of their own way as they lost 29-3 to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Here’s how it happened.
The Panthers Fell 24-16 to the Green Bay Packers on a snowy evening in Green Bay – here were the plays that mattered.
The Panthers used a strong pass rush to help generate turnovers and then leaned on Christian McCaffrey to beat the Tennessee Titans 30-20 at Bank of America Stadium. Here’s how it happened.
Two writers argue about whether or not making Christian McCaffrey the highest-paid running back in NFL history was the right move.
Marty Hurney mentioned position flexibility – and it appears they’re thinking about moving Greg Little inside in 2020 – here’s why they should keep him at left tackle.
Three paths that the offseason thus far has set the Panthers to walk down for the 2020 offseason – which one will they choose?
Some of our favorite photos from the MLS coming to Charlotte, featuring the Mint City Collective!
Some of our favorite pictures from this week’s Roaring Riot tailgate, equipped by Academy Sports + Outdoors!
Some of our favorite pictures from the Panthers 30-24 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.