Posts Tagged ‘Carolina Panthers’

The Scratching Post: 7/31/20

Friday, July 31st, 2020

Greetings, internet users. Welcome to The Scratching Post. Here’s some reading material from outside CSR for you to consume.

Graham Gano is available if Rams are interested

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

The Los Angeles Rams have three young kickers in training camp and they seem at terms with them competing to take over for Greg Zuerlein, who departed to the Dallas Cowboys in free agency after eight seasons with the team. However, if the Rams want to bring in a veteran, an interesting name has become available. The Carolina Panthers released Graham Gano on Thursday.

Should Rams take a shot on recently released kicker Graham Gano?

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

Kicker is one of the weakest and unstable positions on the Rams’ roster heading into the 2020 season, but they may have just been handed a life raft by the Carolina Panthers. On Thursday, the Panthers released veteran kicker Graham Gano, committing to Joey Slye as their full-time kicker moving forward. Gano just signed a four-year, $17 million contract with the Panthers in 2018, so his release comes earlier than expected.

Panthers choose to go with PK Slye; release veteran Gano

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

The Panthers have decided to keep Joey Slye as their kicker and release veteran Graham Gano, who missed all of last season with a knee injury. Gano took over as the team's kicker in 2012 and spent seven seasons handling field goals and kickoffs for the Panthers. An undrafted rookie, Slye was essentially brought in as a stopgap while Gano recovered but impressed coaches with his strong leg.

Why the Panthers are the biggest sleeper in the NFC

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

This new look Panthers team is primed to take the league by storm in 2020 and turn lots of heads around the NFL world. They have all the talent and personal to be a key contender come September. Let’s breakdown what makes this Panthers team so special and why they’re playoff hopes are overlooked by most Pro Football Analysts.

Christian McCaffrey landed at No. 6 on the NFL Top 100 last night

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

In a year where we will likely see precious little in the way of real sports, the NFL delivered to us one of the most sports things we can have: the often controversial top ten of an always controversial top 100 list. Christian McCaffrey is the Carolina Panthers bets player and arguably the best running back in the NFL. He ranked as the sixth best player in the entire league (highlight video in the link).

Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey reaches top 10 in the NFL’s Top 100 list. Here’s how high

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Madden NFL’s game makers think he’s one of the best. And so do his peers. Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey was voted as one of the top players in the NFL.

Should the Panthers make an offer to the Patriots for J.C. Jackson?

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Looking at Pro Football Focus’ player grades you can see Jackson is the fourth-best performer in New England. Yet now compare Jackson’s performance to the Carolina Panthers current stable of cornerbacks: Jackson suddenly goes from a back-up performer to starter quality player. Look at the coverage number as well.

2020 Season Predictions Roundtable: NFC South

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Tampa Bay * 3. Atlanta 4. Carolina In what could be Drew Brees’ final season, the Saints remain the favorites in the division.

Carolina Panthers lose punter Palardy to torn ACL

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

The Carolina Panthers have lost punter Michael Palardy for the season because of a knee injury. The team placed Palardy on the reserve/non-football injury list on Tuesday after he tore his left ACL earlier this offseason. Palardy had hoped to play through the injury, but the team decided he needed surgery.