Archive for the ‘Carolina Panthers’ Category

Panthers coach discusses what he likes in Sam Darnold and his philosophy on drafting quarterbacks

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Panthers coach discusses what he likes in Sam Darnold and his philosophy on drafting quarterbacks During a press conference, Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule discusses what he likes in Sam Darnold and his philosophy on drafting quarterbacks.

Sam Darnold: I expected to play 20 years with the Jets and win Super Bowls

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold thought he’d always be Jets quarterback Sam Darnold. Darnold says that when the Jets selected him with the third overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, he expected to be a Jets legend who would play for the team for decades and bring the Lombardi Trophy to New York. “My expectations [more]

NFL draft disasters: 101 biggest busts in history, with QBs leading list

Monday, April 12th, 2021

What cements his infamy is the price San Diego paid to simply swap its initial No. pick to get Arizona's spot at No. more on that later.

Panthers signed A.J. Bouye to multi-year deal

Monday, April 12th, 2021

Carolina addressed a need in its secondary by bringing in cornerback A.J. Bouye, and apparently did so with a multi-year contract. Per NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, the Panthers signed Bouye to a two-year deal with $7 million. Bouye has extensive starting experience for Houston, Jacksonville, and Denver, and was named a Pro Bowler with the [more]

What went wrong with Teddy Bridgewater and the Panthers, and what’s next for the QB?

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

The Carolina Panthers' acquisition of Sam Darnold doesn't mark the first time Teddy Bridgewater has been passed over for the former New York Jets quarterback. In March of 2018, the Jets signed Bridgewater after the Minnesota Vikings declined to pick up his fifth-year option. That was viewed as a prove-it opportunity for the QB following his recovery from a major knee injury that affected him for the better part of two years.

Who Will Be the Jets’ Backup Quarterback Next Season?

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

After , it's clear the Jets are in the NFL draft. We don't know exactly who New York is planning on taking, but general manager Joe Douglas confirmed this week that assuming they'll take a quarterback with the No. pick is a "fair assessment."

Breaking down the Panthers’ options if they draft a QB despite Sam Darnold trade

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

Following their trade for former Jets QB Sam Darnold, what happens if a quarterback is still on the table for the Carolina Panthers?

Patriots President: Stadium Should Have Full Fan Capacity

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Patriots president Jonathan Kraft believes because of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, Gillette Stadium will have full fan capacity in time for the 2021 season, according to Michael Silverman of The Boston Globe. While at one of several “life-after COVID-19” virtual panels at this year’s MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference held Thursday and Friday, Kraft explained his reasoning.

A change could do Sam good

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

In the first episode, he interviewed sports talk show host Colin Cowherd, and proceeded through episodes with Dodgers star Justin Turner, hockey legend Luc Robitaille, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, movie star Will Ferrell, and signer Sam Hunt. "The one guy Sam wanted that we couldn't get was Tom Brady," Ryan said. "Tom said no."

‘Tom Brady insurance?’ Rumors swirl around the future of Teddy Bridgewater

Friday, April 9th, 2021

La Canfora said in his “Insider Notes” column that the Carolina Panthers should not balk at a trade offer for Teddy Bridgewater should it come from a NFC South rival. If the best trade offer for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater comes from New Orleans or Atlanta or Tampa, make the trade,” states La Canfora. Fear of trading within the NFC South shouldn't be a factor in this pending transaction.