1. What the Carolina Panthers Should Do at Safety

    Although Carolina's defense was stout in 2013, they remained vulnerable to the league's higher octane passing attacks —including division rival New Orleans , who shocked the Panthers with an impressive four-touchdown performance in Week 14...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 9 months ago 1,069 reads 3 comments

  2. 2012 NFL Draft Grades: Most Head-Scratching Picks of the Entire Draft

    There's a lot of information that goes into making each draft selection—from the first pick to the last. Teams are assessing which players fit a need, how skilled they are, how well they fit their scheme, etc...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 2 years ago 45,865 reads 132 comments

  3. Carolina Panthers: Which Defensive Tackle Prospect Is the Best Fit?

    As the 2012 NFL Draft approaches, there remains a lack of clarity as to where Carolina's head is at concerning the ninth overall pick...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 2 years ago 2,779 reads 16 comments

  4. Carolina Panthers: Assessing the Impact of Acquiring Bruce Campbell

    On Friday, the Panthers acquired offensive tackle Bruce Campbell from the Raiders for running back Mike Goodson , and it seems they have made their decision-making in the upcoming draft a little more complicated...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 2 years ago 4,445 reads 17 comments

  5. Carolina Panthers: Should the Team Trade for Asante Samuel?

    With reports now coming out that the Eagles are shopping cornerback Asante Samuel , it appears that the Panthers could have a solution to their issue of finding a capable starting corner opposite Chris Gamble...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 2 years ago 4,011 reads 14 comments

  6. 2012 NFL Draft: Is Quinton Coples the Right Pick for the Panthers?

    In ESPN's Todd McShay 's recent mock draft , the draft analyst projected that Quinton Coples would go off the board to the Panthers , who stand with the ninth pick in the first round...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 2 years ago 4,882 reads 11 comments

  7. NFL Free Agency 2012: Should the Panthers Sign Mike Tolbert?

    After word got out that Mike Tolbert visited the Carolina Panthers on Saturday, rumors are beginning to fly as to what this means for the future of the Panthers' "Double Trouble" backfield of DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,529 reads 6 comments

  8. Carolina Panthers: How They've Gotten Themselves into Cap Trouble

    Heading into free agency, the Panthers are in a heap of cap trouble and likely won't be able to pursue big-name free agents like receiver Vincent Jackson. They simply don't have the buying power given their cap situation...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 4,287 reads 23 comments

  9. NFL Draft 2012: A Full Pro Day Calendar for Top Draft Prospects

    The 2012 NFL Combine has come to a conclusion, and the focus quickly turns to pro days. Starting on March 1st, pro days continue into the early days of April, giving NFL general managers and coaches a busy month of racking up frequent flier miles...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,596 reads 6 comments

  10. 2012 NFL Draft: Is Trading Down the Best Option for the Panthers?

    A day ago, it didn't seem far fetched that Memphis defensive tackle Dontari Poe would still be available come the Panthers' time to pick in the second round—40th overall...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 3,322 reads 11 comments

  11. Carolina Panthers: 5 Starters Whose Jobs Are in Danger

    Even when you have as encouraging of a season as the Panthers did in 2011, a sub-.500 record means there's still some serious work to be done...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 4,679 reads 10 comments

  12. Carolina Panthers: Analyzing Each Possible First-Round Pick

    The Panthers now firmly stand at the ninth drafting position in the first round, but their options remain wide open...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 2,813 reads 13 comments

  13. Carolina Panthers: Players Who Impressed at the Combine on Day 1

    Now that Saturday's events have concluded, it's time to take a look at which players may have caught the attention of the Carolina Panthers ' scouts...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,226 reads 0 comments

  14. Carolina Panthers: Offensive Linemen To Watch at the Combine

    The NFL Combine is officially underway and the pre -draft evaluations are starting now. The combine is used to confirm what we see on tape and give players a chance to answer questions about their athletic ability...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 568 reads 0 comments

  15. Carolina Panthers: What It Will Mean If Jeremy Shockey Retires

    According to sources, Panthers tight end Jeremy Shockey is considering retirement. He may be 31 years old, but in 2011, he showed the NFL that he's still a serviceable player and capable of completing a season without missing multiple games...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 3,014 reads 4 comments

  16. Carolina Panthers: How Lost Coin Toss to Dolphins Will Affect Draft Strategy

    Early on Friday morning, Carolina lost a coin toss to Miami that determined who will pick first in the upcoming NFL draft. Since the Dolphins won, they'll be picking eighth and the Panthers ninth...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,098 reads 3 comments

  17. Carolina Panthers 2012 Mock Draft: Updated 7-Round Predictions

    It's been exactly one month since my last full Panthers mock draft, and with the scouting combine knocking on the doorstep, the time seems appropriate to project the franchise's picks given the current state of affairs...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 4,435 reads 18 comments

  18. Carolina Panthers Free Agency: Tracking 2012 Signings, Targets and Rumors

    Following a rejuvenating season for the direction of the Panthers franchise, they'll be looking to carry their momentum from a strong finish into the offseason and compete for an NFC South title next year...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 19,490 reads 28 comments

  19. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Where Will the Top Offensive, Defensive Prospects Land?

    2012's draft class is one of the most top-heavy we've seen in recent years. There are two elite quarterbacks at the top who are far ahead of the rest and a few pass-rushers on the ...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 374 reads 0 comments

  20. 2012 NFL Draft Projections: 5 Bold Projections for Struggling Teams

    Projecting the outcome of the NFL draft is not an exact science. In fact, its difficulty to predict is what makes mock drafts so enjoyable. There are endless possibilities, and it seems that no one ever gets it exactly right...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 603 reads 1 comments

  21. NFL Draft 2012: 10 Combine Invitees That Should Stay Home

    Every year, the media and fans alike become concentrated on which college players can help their stock at the NFL Combine and grow far too concerned with an event of such overblown significance...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,040 reads 0 comments

  22. NFL Draft 2012: 5 Quarterbacks Who Could Sneak Up Draft Boards

    At this point, it's a guarantee that Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III won't be drafted too high come April. Both have solidified themselves as top flight picks who certainly won't sneak up on anybody...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 621 reads 1 comments

  23. Carolina Panthers 2012 Offseason Preview for Tight Ends

    We've gone over all of the Carolina Panthers ' offensive skill positions, but it's time to take a look at one of the less glamorous positions on the offense: the tight ends...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 884 reads 1 comments

  24. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Big-Name Players Who Could Experience Draft-Day Falls

    Every year, we see some of the biggest names in the draft fall pick after pick and many are left to wonder how in the world players like Da'Quan Bowers and Ryan Mallett could have been so overvalued by even the most respected mock drafts...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 659 reads 1 comments

  25. 2012 NFL Draft: Projecting the Top Special Teams Players

    Whether or not NFL organizations choose to accept it or not, special teams are just as important as ever in the league and Kyle Williams' fumble this weekend in addition to Billy Cundiff's field-goal miss should make that as evident as it's ever been...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 286 reads 0 comments