1. 2012 NFL Playoffs: Picking the Divisional Round Winners and Losers

    Welcome, NFL Playoffs fans, to the best weekend of professional American football action of the entire year. This is the weekend of the NFL Divisional Playoffs, and it does not get any better than this...

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  2. Carolina Panthers Team Needs: What Positions Do the Panthers Need to Upgrade?

    With the Carolina Panthers ' (6-10) season in the books, it is time to start discussing their needs for the 2012 season as they look to build upon their successes and disappointments of 2011...

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  3. 2012 NFL Playoffs: Tim Tebow's Overtime Pass Grows Legend, Beats Steelers

    The Drive. The Fumble. And now, Tim Tebow and The Pass. The first two refer to historic moments in Denver Broncos history from the 1987 and 1988 AFC Championship games against the Cleveland Browns and are among the most famous in NFL history...

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  4. NFL Playoffs 2012: Picking the Wild Card Winners

    The 2011 NFL regular season is over and the league's second season—the 2012 NFL Playoffs —is about to begin this weekend...

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  5. NFL Rookie of the Year: Cam Newton May Win, but Has Questions to Answer in 2012

    Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers (6-10) wrapped up the 2011 NFL regular season with a 4-2 record in their final six games and with momentum heading into the 2012 offseason, despite their Week 17 loss to the New Orleans Saints (13-3)...

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  6. Caronlina Panthers Suffer Loss to Drew Brees and New Orleans Saints

    Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers (6-10) ran into a buzz-saw on the road today, losing 45-17 to Drew Brees ' New Orleans Saints (13-3) in their worst defeat of the season to end their 2011 campaign...

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  7. Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers Can Play Spoiler vs Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints

    The Carolina Panthers (6-9) have the chance to play the spoiler role in this Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints (12-3)...

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  8. Carolina Panthers: 3 Ways Cam Newton's Weapons Made Him Better Than He Should Be

    The Carolina Panthers ' star quarterback, Cam Newton , has had a rookie season for the ages. In fact, I believe he was snubbed by the fans and coaches selecting the 2012 NFL ...

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  9. 2012 NFL Pro Bowl: Panthers' Cam Newton Snubbed While Eli Manning Gets the Call

    Cam Newton , the Carolina Panthers ' record-setting rookie, was snubbed by the fans and coaches selecting the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl rosters. There, I said it...

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  10. NFL Week 16: Carolina Panthers Ready for Statement Game vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The Carolina Panthers (5-9) head into their Week 16 matchup in Charlotte against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-10) on Christmas Eve prepared to make a statement to the rest of the league, which they mean to carry over to the 2012 NFL season...

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  11. 3 Formations Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers Must Try Post-Fumblerooskie Success

    Fourteen games into his rookie season, Cam Newton has proven he can run an NFL offense. He has already passed for 17 touchdown and run for 13 more in a Carolina Panthers (5-9) offense that scored only 16 touchdowns in 2010...

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  12. Carolina Panthers Return to Run-First, Winning Formula vs. Houston Texans

    The Carolina Panthers (5-9) returned to what I've been calling their " winning formula " in Sunday's 28-13 road victory over the Houston Texans (10-4)...

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  13. Carolina Panthers: Is Steve Smith a Hall of Famer?

    Steve Smith became the 35th player in NFL history to gain 10,000 receiving yards in his career in the Carolina Panthers ' Week 14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons ...

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  14. 2012 NFL Rookie of the Year Award: Cam Newton and the Contenders

    Cam Newton is a shoo-in to win the 2011 NFL Rookie of the Year award and he has the records, if not the record, to prove it...

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  15. 2012 NFL Draft: 3 Big-Name Prospects Who Could Become NFL Busts

    2012 NFL Draft : April 26-28 Profiling Landry Jones , Alshon Jeffery and LaMichael James The NFL draft is an inexact science. The 2012 NFL Draft will prove no different...

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  16. Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers: Live Score, Video and Analysis

    Atlanta Falcons (8-5) at Carolina Panthers (4-9) Final Score: Carolina Panthers 23, Atlanta Falcons 31 The Carolina Panthers dominated the first half ...

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  17. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Players the Carolina Panthers Could Draft for Cam Newton

    The Carolina Panthers (4-8) are a much, much, much better football team in 2011 than they were in 2010. Most of their improvement can be attributed to the 2011 NFL Draft in which ...

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  18. Carolina Panthers Face Tough Stretch with 3 of Final 4 Games vs NFC South Foes

    The Carolina Panthers (4-8) are heading into the fourth quarter of the season led by record-setting rookie Cam Newton , a resurgent running game, and riding a two-game winning ...

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  19. Carolina Panthers Have 5 Reasons to Celebrate Day off Before Falcons Week Begins

    Tuesdays are typically a day of rest for NFL players in the midst of nearly six straight months of six-day work weeks. Some guys will run errands and perhaps take in a movie, while others will spend time with their families...

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  20. Cam Newton Breaks an NFL Rushing Record, Panthers Run Away from Buccaneers

    The Carolina Panthers (4-8) are on a winning streak. For the first time since 2009, when they closed the season with three consecutive victories, the Panthers followed a win with another win...

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  21. Panthers' Kealoha Pilares Questionable, Armanti Edwards Could Get Double Duty

    The Carolina Panthers ' (3-8) breakout special teams performer in the month of November, rookie kick returner Kealoha Pilares, is listed as questionable for this weekend's Week 13 ...

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  22. Panthers' Cam Newton Having a Record Rookie Year, but Is He a One-Year Wonder?

    The Carolina Panthers (3-8) hit the jackpot in the 2011 NFL draft when they selected the Heisman-winning quarterback of the BCS National Champion Auburn Tigers, Cam Newton, with the No...

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  23. Carolina Panthers Could Face a Josh Freeman-Less Tampa Bay Buccaneers Team

    The Carolina Panthers (3-8) could be facing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-7) on Sunday, minus one of their opponents’ key players: starting quarterback, Josh Freeman . As reported by the St...

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  24. Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 5 Reasons the Panthers Will Win

    The Carolina Panthers (3-8) and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-7) will face off Sunday at 1 p.m. in an NFC South matchup at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla...

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  25. Carolina Panthers: Why It's Important to Finish the Season with a Positive Tone

    The Carolina Panthers (3-8) have no shot at making the 2011 NFL playoffs, but their season is far from over...

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