1. Chad Ocho Cinco Forced to Change Last Name to "Ocho Seis"

    —December 11, 2010, Cincinnati, Ohio It was announced today that Chad Javon Ocho Cinco, formerly Chad Javon Johnson, was forced to change his name...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 4,060 reads 0 comments

  2. Panthers' Moore Suffers Leg Fracture, Out 4-6 Weeks

    Carolina Panthers quarterback Matt Moore suffered a deep leg bruise in the team's final exhibition game in Pittsburgh. However, in Wednesday’s practice, the injury jumped from a deeply bruised leg to a fracture in his left fibula...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 206 reads 0 comments

  3. Carolina Panthers Need a Wide Receiver, Terry Glenn Needs a Team

    At first I was shocked to see that wide receiver Terry Glenn had been cut by the Dallas Cowboys, and for good reason. They have Terrell Owens, Patrick Crayton, Isaiah Stanback, Austin Miles, and Sam Hurd...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 868 reads 2 comments

  4. Why LT May Not Be the Top Fantasy Back He Appears to Be

    What I'm about to say will shock fantasy football owners everywhere. It may even start a riot. I'll certainly get some comments saying I've lost my mind and that I don't know anything when it comes to football...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 535 reads 4 comments

  5. Preview: Saints @ Panthers—Showdown Between 2008 NFC South Powers

    As a diehard Carolina Panthers fan, I have a grudge against the New Orleans Saints. After Hurricane Katrina hit, the entire country fell in love with them...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 151 reads 3 comments

  6. Carolina Panthers Add Kick Returner Jones

    The Carolina Panthers addressed what was seemingly their last issue from last year by acquiring free agent Mark Jones Monday afternoon. Jones, a kick returner, was cut Saturday by the San Diego Chargers despite leading the team in kick returns with a 24.

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 505 reads 4 comments

  7. Longshot Makes Panthers Roster

    Now that the Carolina Panthers have made their final roster cuts, one player in particular must be breathing sighs of relief. Kickoff specialist Rhys (pronounced "Reese") Lloyd has made the Panthers' final roster...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 393 reads 2 comments

  8. Saying "Goodbye" Is Hard...

    Try to remember what it felt like to say goodbye to your parents when you went to your first sleep-away camp. Not easy, right? Now try scaling that feeling down several notches...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 102 reads 1 comments

  9. D.J. Hackett Alleviates the Carolina Panther's Depth Issues at Wide Receiver

    Wide receiver D.J. Hackett of the Carolina Panthers has been labeled as an injury-plagued player. And for good reason. He only made 14 out of a possible 64 starts in his first four years in the league with the Seahawks before coming to the Panthers...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 517 reads 0 comments

  10. The 10 Worst NFL Clichés

    We've all heard 'em. Listed below are the most trite, annoying sayings you might hear NFL players, coaches, front office personnel, or broadcasters say. We just want to continue to get better...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 886 reads 2 comments

  11. The Answer to The Carolina Panthers' Biggest Question is Right In Front of Them

    The Carolina Panthers have addressed every issue that plagued them last year except one: the return game. Last year the Panthers ranked 31st in the NFL at 19.1 yards per kick return...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 101 reads 2 comments

  12. Why the Start of the Panthers' Season Will Be My God-Send

    This week is the last school week before my favorite NFL team, the Carolina Panthers, opens their 2008 regular season. And I can't wait...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  13. Running back Birmingham Highlights Carolina Panthers Practice Squad Signees

    In my article on the Panthers' final roster reduction to shrink their roster to 53 players, I mentioned that I disagreed with some particular moves the team made...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 333 reads 2 comments

  14. 10 Ways to Get Pumped Up For An NFL Game If You're Under 21

    I bet you're wondering why I put that "under 21" clause in the title. This list doesn't include drinking beer before the game. 10) Find a new way to wear your team's colors to school every day...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 2,271 reads 4 comments

  15. The Most Underrated Key to NFL Success

    The first thing you credit an NFL team's success to is either the quarterback or running back. Like the counseling exercise, tell me what pops into your head when I say something...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 305 reads 3 comments

  16. Carolina Panthers Final Roster Cuts Reduce Team to 53

    These are the players the Carolina Panthers cut today in order to get their roster down to 53. Released: G Milford Brown—I didn't hear anything about this guy on TV, on the web, or in the paper...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 1,205 reads 5 comments

  17. Preview: Carolina Panthers @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Week 6, Regular Season)

    On October 12 the Carolina Panthers will travel to Tampa, FL to take on division rival Buccaneers. Who will emerge victorious? Let's find out. The Panthers love to run the ball under head coach John Fox...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 376 reads 0 comments

  18. Preview: Kansas City Chiefs @ Carolina Panthers (Week 5, Regular Season)

    You need to score points to win games. Points will be an area in which the Chiefs will sorely lack this season. Third-year quarterback Brodie Croyle will be the starter this season for the first time in his career, yet he is utterly unproven...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 826 reads 2 comments

  19. Michael Vick: Gone with the Wind

    In ninth-grade English last year there was a poem we studied whose theme went something like this: When you die, the world moves on. Sure, people will miss you, but you're still gone...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 153 reads 5 comments

  20. Top 11 Feel-Good Sports Movies

    The Benchwarmers Somehow seeing that far-superior team with that dictator of a coach screw up their shutout in the championship just so the Benchwarmers, a team of losers, could score was heart-warming...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 4,795 reads 6 comments

  21. Panthers Steamroll Redskins in Third Exhibition

    The Carolina Panthers flattened the Washington Redskins Saturday night at Bank of America Stadium 47-3. The Panthers started out sluggish, and they also got scared silly, early...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about 6 years ago 189 reads 15 comments

  22. How To Make Any Sport Sound Like the Most Boring Sport In the World

    We've all been there: someone insulted your favorite sport. Now you can get them back. Below I've described every sport I know so that they sound like the most boring, pointless game. Enjoy them now, use them on your arch-enemy later...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about over 6 years ago 217 reads 5 comments

  23. Preview: Atlanta Falcons @ Carolina Panthers (Week 4, Regular Season)

    In Week 4 of the NFL regular season, the Carolina Panthers will play the Atlanta Falcons at Bank of America Stadium. While this game appears to be an easy win for the Panthers, let's take a closer look...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about over 6 years ago 366 reads 2 comments

  24. Preview: Carolina Panthers @ Minnesota Vikings (Week 3, Regular Season)

    The Carolina Panthers will travel to Minnesota to play the Vikings for their third regular season game on Sept.21. Many are projecting the Vikings to be a very good team, but the Panthers are only expected to be average...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about over 6 years ago 638 reads 5 comments

  25. Preview: Chicago Bears @ Carolina Panthers (Week 2, Regular Reason)

    In Week 2 of the NFL regular season, the Carolina Panthers will play the Chicago Bears at Bank of America Stadium at 1 PM EST. At first glance, this game would appear to be a fairly easy victory for the Panthers...

    Matthew Gilmartin Written by Matthew Gilmartin about over 6 years ago 754 reads 9 comments