1. Carolina Panthers Pass Up Big Names to Select Division II OG Amini Silatolu

    With the 39th pick of the 2012 NFL draft , the St. Louis Rams selected cornerback Janoris Jenkins out of North Alabama...

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  2. Carolina Panthers: 5 Possibilities for the Second-Round Pick

    The Carolina Panthers selected Luke Kuechly from Boston College with the ninth overall selection in the 2012 NFL draft , but Panthers coach Ron Rivera and general manager Marty Hurney have their work cut out for them heading into Day 2 of the draft...

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  3. 2012 NFL Draft Grades: Why Luke Kuechly Is an A+ Pick for the Carolina Panthers

    The Carolina Panthers got defensive with their first-round selection in the 2012 NFL Draft by selecting linebacker Luke Kuechly out of Boston College with the ninth overall pick...

    Jimmy Grappone Written by Jimmy Grappone about 2 years ago 5,713 reads 26 comments

  4. Carolina Panthers Mock Draft 2.0: Final 7-Round Predictions for 2012 NFL Draft

    The 2012 NFL draft is right around the corner and the Carolina Panthers are continuing to rebuild after coming off of one of the most successful drafts in team history...

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  5. 2012 NFL Draft: Possible Carolina Panthers First-Rounders Who Can Play on Day 1

    The Carolina Panthers have the No. 9 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft next week, but head coach Ron Rivera and general manager Marty Hurney have not agreed publicly on who they will take with the Panthers first selection just yet...

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  6. Carolina Panthers 2012 NFL Schedule: Game-by-Game Predictions, Info and Analysis

    The Carolina Panthers got their first look at the 2012 NFL schedule this week, and I predict that Cam Newton, Steve Smith and company will prove the Carolina Panthers are a playoff-caliber team in the first four weeks of the season...

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  7. Carolina Panthers: 7 Reasons Cam Newton Will Be an Elite Quarterback in 2012

    Cam Newton earned a trip to the Pro Bowl and was named NFL Rookie of the Year in 2012, but the Carolina Panthers quarterback only showed flashes of the potential that will elevate him to elite status in 2012...

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  8. Carolina Panthers: Looking at First Round NFL Draft Projections from the Experts

    The Carolina Panthers will select a defensive tackle with their first pick, the ninth overall selection of the 2012 NFL Draft . At least that seems to be the consensus among NFL Draft experts leading up to this month's draft...

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  9. Masters 2012: Bubba Watson's Faith Goes Beyond Miracle Shot for Easter Victory

    As the Masters 2012 Champion and a doting new father of only two weeks, Bubba Watson could not have planned the most consequential fortnight of his life any more perfectly if he had called upon divine intervention...

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  10. Carolina Panthers: Options for the 9th Pick in the 2012 NFL Draft

    The Carolina Panthers currently own the ninth overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft and will most likely pick a defensive player with their first selection...

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  11. Carolina Panthers Mock Draft: Full 7-Round Team Prediction

    Now that the business of Nike's new NFL uniforms is out of the way, we can refocus on the 2012 NFL Draft. And the Carolina Panthers are a team that likes to build through the NFL Draft ...

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  12. Carolina Panthers: Cam Newton Will Lead the Panthers to NFC South Title in 2012

    The Carolina Panthers (6-10) were among the most improved teams in the NFL in 2011. Upon hiring Ron Rivera as head coach and drafting Cam Newton with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 NFL draft, I predicted the Panthers would finish ...

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  13. UNC Basketball: Kendall Marshall Biggest Loss in Elite Eight; Big Four Go Pro

    By most accounts, the University of North Carolina's men's basketball team had a successful 2011-12 season...

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  14. 5 Carolina Panthers Who Underperformed in 2011, Need to Step It Up in 2012

    2011 was a year of firsts for the Carolina Panthers (6-10). It was Ron Rivera's first year as an NFL head coach, and he guided a moribund, 2-14 Panthers team from 2010 to a six-win season and out of the NFC South cellar...

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  15. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Evaluating DraftTek's Mock Draft for Carolina Panthers

    The Carolina Panthers are slated to make six selections in the 2012 NFL Draft, beginning with the ninth pick due to the outcome of a coin toss with the Miami Dolphins ...

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  16. Denver Broncos and Tim Tebow Can Show Humility by Keeping Mania in Mile High

    Peyton Manning officially got the NFL 's free agency season underway this afternoon when he reportedly instructed his agent to begin contract negotiations with the Denver Broncos ...

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  17. Open Letter to Peyton Manning from Denver Broncos Nation

    Dear Peyton Manning , Go ahead. Just do it. C'mon over and sign with the Denver Broncos already. You know you want to...

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  18. 2012 NFL Draft: 3 Big-Name Prospects from the SEC That Could Fall on Draft Day

    2012 NFL draft : April 26-28 Profiling Dre Kirkpatrick, Trent Richardson and Alshon Jeffery It happens every year...

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  19. Super Bowl 46: Panthers Fans, Jell-O and Scotch for the New York Giants

    The 2011 Carolina Panthers (6-10) were "this close" to earning their second trip to the Super Bowl in franchise history this season, but they came up a bit short in the end...

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  20. Carolina Panthers: 5 Free Agents Who Could Help in 2012

    The Carolina Panthers , 6-10 in 2011, have rookie Pro Bowler Cam Newton at quarterback, Steve Smith at wide receiver and Ron Rivera with a year of head coaching experience under his belt...

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  21. Carolina Panthers Survey: What Do You Think About the New Logo?

    After playing their first 17 NFL seasons in the same uniforms, the Carolina Panthers have unveiled a new logo to be used starting in the 2012 NFL season...

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  22. 2012 NFL Draft: Carolina Panthers Positions That Can Be Improved in Late Rounds

    They say there are two certainties in life: Death and taxes. As the Carolina Panthers prepare for the 2012 NFL Draft , there are three certainties: there will be busts, there will be sleepers and Andrew Luck will go No...

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  23. NFL Playoff Picture: Are Joe Flacco and Alex Smith the Biggest Liabilities Left?

    The best Sunday of the NFL season is not Super Bowl Sunday; it is NFL Championship Sunday. The Wild Card and Divisional rounds separated the wheat from the chaff by exposing the pretenders' weaknesses for all they are, i...

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  24. Carolina Panthers: 5 Most Exciting Moments of the 2011 Season

    With the NFL 's championship weekend approaching, the dust has finally settled on the Carolina Panthers ' (6-10) 2011 campaign...

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  25. 2012 NFL Playoffs: Patriots Crush Broncos, 45-10, as Brady Sets Touchdown Record

    Tom Brady threw six touchdown passes, including five in the first half, in Sunday night's AFC Divisional playoff game between the New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos ...

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