Posts Tagged ‘Carolina Panthers’

Thursday Sports in Brief

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Next to fall was Beltran, the only Astros hitter mentioned by name Monday when MLB issued its findings from an investigation into the club's conduct. No players were disciplined, but the nine-page report said Beltran was among the group involved in the team's illicit use of electronics to pilfer signs during Houston's run to the 2017 World Series championship. Springer had asked for $22.5 million in salary arbitration last week and the Astros offered $17.5 million.

Report: Frisman Jackson, Evan Cooper following Matt Rhule to Carolina

Friday, January 17th, 2020

New Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule is bringing along a couple more coaches from his staff at Baylor along with him to Charlotte. According to David Smoak of ESPN Central Texas, Frisman Jackson and Evan Cooper are also headed to the Panthers coaching staff along with Phil Snow and Mike Siravo. Jackson will be the team's wide receivers coach while Cooper will coach cornerbacks.

Panthers’ McCaffrey pulls out of Pro Bowl; Kamara in

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Panthers All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey has pulled out of the Pro Bowl after a memorable season. McCaffrey isn't injured. Rather, he decided not to play in the Pro Bowl because Carolina's spring workouts have been moved up two weeks after the team hired a new head coach in Matt Rhule.

Baylor hires LSU’s Aranda as head coach

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Baylor hired LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda as its new head coach Thursday, three days after the Tigers completed their undefeated national championship. Aranda, a head coach for the first time, takes over a Big 12 program in much better shape than it was when Matt Rhule got there more than three years ago. I'm excited to get started as a Baylor Bear.

Reports: Baylor expected to hire LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda as head coach

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

After helping LSU win a national championship, Dave Aranda has reportedly landed a head-coaching job. According to The Athletic and ESPN, Aranda, the defensive coordinator for the Tigers the last four seasons, is expected to become the next head coach at Baylor. Should the deal come to fruition, this will be Aranda's first head-coaching gig.

Panthers hire Al Holcomb as defensive run game coordinator

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

After Luke Kuechly announced his retirement this week, Al Holcomb called it an honor to coach him when he was the linebackers coach in Carolina. Holcomb won't be coaching Kuechly in 2020, but he will be back with the Panthers. According to multiple reports, the Panthers are hiring Holcomb to be their defensive run game coordinator.

Panthers name Joe Brady their new offensive coordinator

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The Panthers are hoping Joe Brady can bolster a sagging offense like he did at LSU. Carolina officially announced Thursday that Brady will be their new offensive coordinator after one year as LSU's passing game coordinator. Brady won the Broyles Award given annually to the top assistant coach in college football after helping the Tigers to a 15-0 season and a national championship.

Panthers name Joe Brady their new offensive coordinator

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The Panthers are hoping Joe Brady can bolster a sagging offense like he did at LSU. Carolina officially announced Thursday that Brady will be their new offensive coordinator after one year as LSU's passing game coordinator. Brady won the Broyles Award given annually to the top assistant coach in college football after helping the Tigers to a 15-0 season and a national championship.

Greg Olsen busy broadcasting while he awaits Panthers decision

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Panthers tight end Greg Olsen is four years older than his new offensive coordinator, and unclear if the team wants to clear $8 million off the cap by moving him before next season. According to Joe Person of TheAthletic.com, Olsen will work during the Super Bowl for Fox, and will also be part of their broadcast team for five XFL games this offseason. Olsen has offers from multiple networks, and has worked games during Panthers bye weeks in the past.

Luke Kuechly – a generational talent

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Take a look back at the career of Carolina Panthers linebacker, Luke Kuechly, who announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 28