1. Cam Newton Makes NFL Debut: 7 Things That We Learned

    Cam Newton made his much anticipated preseason debut Saturday night, and all eyes were focused on his every move. Newton played the second and third quarters with the backups and third stringers while Jimmy Clausen took the snaps with the starters...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 5,186 reads 30 comments

  2. Carolina Panthers 2011 Defensive Preview

    The Panthers have a great defensive staff this season, and with all of their returning talent, the Panthers could surprise the NFL in 2011. Head Coach Ron Rivera is a defensive mastermind who has found success wherever he has coached...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 832 reads 4 comments

  3. Assessing How Each NFC South Team Fared in ESPN's Preseason Rankings

    ESPN released the first edition of their 2011 Power Rankings and the NFC South came out as the top-ranked division, despite Carolina's lousy position...

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  4. 2011 NFL Predictions: Finding the Potential in the Offseason's Riskiest Trades

    During the quickest-moving free-agency and trading period in NFL history, it's tough to keep up with all the moves being madeā€”even on your own team...

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  5. What Move Will the Carolina Panthers Make Next?

    The Carolina Panthers signed receiver Legedu Naanee to a one-year contract on Thursday and the move seems to add security to the wide receiver position...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 1,329 reads 7 comments

  6. Carolina Panthers 2011 Offensive Preview

    Last season, the Panthers lacked consistency on the offensive line and a solid option at quarterback. Matt Moore failed to live up to expectations, and second round pick Jimmy Clausen never seemed comfortable when dropping back...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 2,162 reads 27 comments

  7. 2011 NFL Power Rankings: Training Camp Edition

    After the most hectic week in NFL history, we finally have an idea of where each NFL team is headed. Save Kyle Orton, there are no more big-name quarterbacks on the market, and ...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 8,717 reads 153 comments

  8. NFL Free Agency: Rating Quarterback Acquisitions Made Thus Far

    There will be no official free agent signings until Friday, but teams are coming to agreements on terms with players, and there are already some game-changing deals being made...

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  9. NFL Free Agency: DeAngelo Williams Re-SIgns with Panthers

    ESPN 's Adam Shefter reports that DeAngelo Williams has reached an agreement in principle to remain a Panther for five more seasons. The deal is worth $43 million, $21 million of which is guaranteed...

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  10. Carolina Panthers May Have Struck Gold with Undrafted Free Agent Signings

    The Panthers have already signed an array of UDFAs through the first day of league activities. There are two in particular that seem to shine above the rest; UNC cornerback Kendric Burney and Auburn receiver Darvin Adams...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 5,298 reads 5 comments

  11. How NFL's Rookie Wage Scale Will Affect Panthers Rookie Cam Newton

    When the Collective Bargaining Agreement was finalized, a rookie wage scale was set in stone. Gone are the days of top picks receiving salaries near the top of the league...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 2,698 reads 1 comments

  12. NFL Free Agency: Kevin Payne Signing Is Carolina Panthers' First Move

    The Carolina Panthers have made the first veteran free-agent signing of the season. Jerry Richardson promised Panthers fans that he would be aggressive in free agency, and he is off to a quick start...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about almost 3 years ago 630 reads 3 comments

  13. The Top 50 NFL Running Backs of 2011

    It appears the days of the featured back are nearing an end. Goal-line backs are decreasing in number, and most teams now have two backs who split time relatively evenly...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 10,819 reads 6 comments

  14. For What It's Worth: Determing the Value of NFL Quarterbacks in Auction Drafts

    This set of rankings is for your ESPN auction draft. WARNING: Other sites have different salaries for your team so you may need to adjust accordingly. 1...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 193 reads 1 comments

  15. Jim Tressel Controversy: Could He Be an NFL Coach in 2011?

    Jim Tressel has been the head coach at Ohio State since 2001, but his resignation earlier today means he must move on...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 1,555 reads 12 comments

  16. Power Ranking the NFC East over the Past Five Years

    Over the next few weeks, I will be ranking every division in the NFL based on their performance over the past five years. I'm starting with the NFC East, one of the toughest divisions in the NFL...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 139 reads 0 comments

  17. How Every NFL Team Got It's Name

    From the 49ers to the Vikings, there is a tale behind every name. You may not see a jaguar in Jacksonville or a panther in Carolina, but each was chosen meticulously...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 3,280 reads 3 comments

  18. The Top 100 NFL Quarterbacks of 2011

    Each passing season, it becomes more and more apparent. The NFL is driven by quarterbacks. Coaches are fired...because of quarterbacks. Super Bowls are won...because of quarterbacks...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 103,961 reads 275 comments

  19. 2011 NFL Draft Grades, Picks One to 16: Who Reached and Who Had "Sneaky Success"

    After the fans in New York cascaded chant after chant onto Roger Goodell, the draft finally began. There was no shortage of surprises, with Atlanta moving all of the way up to no...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 165 reads 1 comments

  20. NFL Draft 2011: Da'Quan Bowers to Tampa Bay? Addressing Latest Draft Speculation

    As we come closer to the draft, rumors begin to pick up, and it is hard to filter out what's valid and what's nonsense. This year is odd because there will be no player trades until the CBA is signed...

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  21. NFL Draft 2011: How Rookie Pay Proposal Will Affect Draft (With Updated Mock)

    The NFL has proposed to divert rookie salary money to league veterans, cutting nearly 60 percent of guaranteed money for first round picks and making the Carolina Panthers' first overall pick all the more tantalizing...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 833 reads 1 comments

  22. NFL Draft 2011: 10 Defensive Linemen the Carolina Panthers Need to Target

    The Panthers have their options limited in the 2011 NFL Draft . They traded their second round pick in this draft to select Armanti Edwards with a third round pick in 2010. This was a huge mistake to say the least...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about 3 years ago 633 reads 2 comments

  23. NFL Draft 2011: The 10 Best ACC Players in the Draft

    The talent of the ACC has been overshadowed this offseason by the hype coming out of the SEC. With Da'Quan Bowers' fall from the top of many mock drafts, the ACC's class only seems to get weaker...

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  24. NFL Draft 2011: The Top 10 Returners in the Draft

    Return specialists have gained importance in the NFL over the last decade. Versatile players like Devin Hester and Josh Cribbs have made big names for themselves in the return game...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 3 years ago 3,067 reads 0 comments

  25. Week 13 NFL Power Rankings Brought to You by B/R's Featured Columnists

    With the help of the following featured columnists, I have compiled another installation of our NFL Featured Columnist Poll...

    Tyler Horner Written by Tyler Horner about over 3 years ago 280 reads 6 comments