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How Charlotte Hornets will get 2 rookies some playing time

Mon, December 25, 2017

The Charlotte Hornets are sending rookies Malik Monk and Dwayne Bacon to their G-League affiliate, the Greensboro Swarm, to get them some playing time. Monk, the 11th overall pick in … Click to Continue »

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Muschamp will hire offensive coordinator with Jake Bentley in mind

Mon, December 25, 2017

South Carolina’s new offensive coordinator, whoever it ends up being, will have many job requirements but one very specific marching order. “When I talked to coach (Will) Muschamp after the … Click to Continue »

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Special teams ‘saves’ Panthers in narrow playoff clinch, but what was the cost?

Sun, December 24, 2017

What exactly did Damiere Byrd and the special-teams unit do for the Carolina Panthers on Sunday? “Saved us,” said coach Ron Rivera, blunt after a narrow 22-19 victory against Tampa … Click to Continue »

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Cam Newton saves Panthers’ ugly day with a beautiful play vs. Bucs

Sun, December 24, 2017

Leave it to the Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton to take something ugly and turn it into something memorable. And yes, cute. The Panthers’ most important player saved an ugly day … Click to Continue »

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Panthers survive Tampa Bay in final minute, clinch NFC playoff berth

Sun, December 24, 2017

Sometimes, you let the guests hang around too long. Sunday, that almost happened to the Carolina Panthers against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium. But needing a … Click to Continue »

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The men who mattered most in Carolina Panthers’ dramatic 22-19 win over Tampa Bay

Sun, December 24, 2017

These men were the primary newsmakers in Carolina’s sloppy but exciting 22-19 victory over Tampa Bay Sunday, which clinched the Panthers’ fourth playoff berth in the past five years: Damiere … Click to Continue »

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Cam Newton’s last-minute TD puts Panthers in playoffs. But is a bad call to thank?

Sun, December 24, 2017

The Carolina Panthers’ playoff berth hinged on a single yard – that much was clear. But whether or not running back Jonathan Stewart got that yard ... well, that’s up … Click to Continue »

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Panthers Cam Newton: What happened on the final play

Sun, December 24, 2017

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scored the game-winning touchdown in the team's 22-19 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017. On the snap, Newton dropped the ball and everyone seemed to pause as he recovered it. … Click to Continue »

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Panthers Cam Newton: We always practice the last two minutes

Sun, December 24, 2017

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says that the team practices for end-of-the-game situations, much like what happened Sunday. Newton credited several players for stepping up to ensure the team's 22-19 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. … Click to Continue »

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Panthers Cam Newton scores from 2-yard line on son's second birthday

Sun, December 24, 2017

In the closing seconds of the Carolina Panthers' win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers game on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, quarterback Cam Newton scored a touchdown from the 2-yard line. The win comes on his son Chosen's second birthday. Coincidence or not, the touchdown was the game-winner for the Panthers. … Click to Continue »

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