Five takeaways from Patriots preseason win over Panthers, 19-17
Comcast SportsNet New England
Luckily for the Patriots, running back James White was there to pounce on the loose football. Garoppolo was also flagged for an intentional grounding penalty after he didn't get outside of the pocket on a throwaway. All in all, it was a tough night ...
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LB Jonathan Freeny signs 2-year extension with Patriots
He played in 36.5 percent of the defensive snaps last season in New England, totaling 43 tackles in 13 games (seven starts). Linebacker Jonathan Freeny is "able to do a lot of different roles" for the Patriots, coach Bill Belichick said. Winslow ...
New England Patriots running backs: D.J. Foster, Tyler Gaffney making push for 53-man roster
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Barring a trade, it's all but guaranteed that either Tyler Gaffney or D.J. Foster will make the Patriots' initial 53-man roster. And if the Pats decide to move on from Brandon Bolden, entering his fifth year with the team, it's ...
Terrance Knighton uncertain of Patriots future after not playing on D
Having played for Jacksonville (2009-2012), Denver (2013-2014) and Washington (2015), Knighton has talked about how playing in New England's defense with two-gap principles was a change for him. Asked about Knighton's progression late Friday, coach ...
Three Key Takeaways from the Carolina Panthers 19-17 Loss to the New England Patriots
The Carolina Panthers lost their second preseason game by a final score of 19-17. However, it wasn't all bad as a former second-round wide receiver continues his strong play in the preseason. These are the top three takeaways from Friday night's game ...
How worried should Carolina Panthers fans be about team's offense?
Charlotte Observer (blog)
The truest sentence Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton uttered in his postgame press conference Friday night was only six words long. “We are not that good yet,” Newton said. Absolutely true. On Friday night in a 19-17 exhibition loss to New ...
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Carolina Panthers RB Cameron Artis-Payne plays like his job is on the line
Cameron Artis-Payne is looking to solidify his spot as the Carolina Panthers' No. 2 running back, so he's playing like his job is on the line. That attitude showed Friday when the second-year player from Auburn ran for 28 yards on nine carries, both ...
The Scratching Post: Carolina Panthers News 8/27/16
Cat Scratch Reader (blog)
This series is a big hit in Panthers Nation, so if you haven't seen it yet you should make time to check it out. Feel free to discuss these links, or use this thread to chat about (almost) anything you want: video games, food, non-football sports, you ...