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South Carolina's Elliott says downsizing was for family reasons, not changes in college football

Feb. 20, 2024 13:55 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Newly hired South Carolina assistant Shawn Elliott did not leave his job as Georgia State's head coach because of challenges with NIL, retaining players or other changes in college football. His reasons were a lot closer to home. For all of his seven seasons...

Blake Hinson scores 27 as Pitt ends 23-game home winning streak for No. 21 Virginia, 74-63

Feb. 13, 2024 22:01 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Blake Hinson scored 27 points and made five of Pittsburgh's 14 3-pointers, and the surging Panthers ended No. 21 Virginia's nation's-best 23-game home winning streak, 74-63 on Tuesday night. Hinson had 18 points after halftime and Jaland Lowe finished...

Super Bowl was the most-watched program ever in the US, averaging 123.4 million viewers

Feb. 13, 2024 14:02 PM EST

The longest Super Bowl game will also go down as the most-watched program in U.S. television history. According to Nielsen and Adobe Analytics, Kansas City's 25-22 overtime victory over San Francisco on Sunday night averaged 123.4 million viewers across television and streaming...

Seahawks expected to hire Aden Durde as their new defensive coordinator, AP source says

Feb. 09, 2024 15:37 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are expected to hire Aden Durde as the defensive coordinator for new coach Mike Macdonald, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Friday. The person spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity because the team...

Julius Peppers headlines a defensive-focused Pro Football Hall of Fame class

Feb. 08, 2024 23:15 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame now has a roster featuring every NFL franchise. Julius Peppers became the first player drafted by Carolina to make it to the Hall and Andre Johnson became the first for Houston as part of the 2024 class announced Thursday night at NFL...

Panthers name 3 coordinators, hiring Brad Idzik on offense and retaining Ejiro Evero on defense

Feb. 08, 2024 15:24 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The majority of new head coach Dave Canales' staff is now set in Carolina. The Panthers have agreed to terms with Brad Idzik as their new offensive coordinator and Tracy Smith as special teams coordinator, and also announced that Ejiro Evero has been retained...

Former Giants coach Ben McAdoo working out deal to join Patriots' coaching staff, AP source says

Feb. 06, 2024 14:18 PM EST

Former New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo is working out a deal to join the New England Patriots as a senior offensive assistant, a person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity Tuesday because it had yet to be...

New coach Dave Canales, GM Dan Morgan seek winning formula for the struggling Carolina Panthers

Feb. 01, 2024 15:16 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — New Carolina Panthers head coach Dave Canales and general manager Dan Morgan brought plenty of energy and enthusiasm to their introductory news conference on Thursday. Now the big question is if they can bring wins? That won’t be an easy task...

Panthers hire Chiefs lead contract negotiator Brandt Tilis as executive VP of football operations

Jan. 31, 2024 17:19 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have added to their front office, hiring former Kansas City Chiefs contract negotiator Brandt Tilis as their new executive vice president of football operations on Wednesday. Per the team, Tilis will handle all football administration...

Panthers coach Dave Canales begins to fill out staff, hires four assistants

Jan. 30, 2024 20:17 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers coach Dave Canales has begun to fill out his staff. The Panthers added four offensive coaches on Tuesday: assistant head coach/run game coordinator Harold Goodwin, running backs coach Bernie Parmalee, wide receivers coach Rob Moore and...