Latest Brian Burns News

Dolphins win 4th straight, roll past Panthers 33-10

Nov. 28, 2021 17:09 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa was nearly flawless. Cam Newton endured his worst statistical day as a pro. A blocked punt was returned for a touchdown. In all three phases, the Miami Dolphins had all the answers. Jaylen Waddle had nine...

Browns star Chubb out against Pats, remains on COVID list

Nov. 12, 2021 16:23 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Bill Belichick doesn't have to worry about his New England defense containing Cleveland's best offensive player. Browns' star running back Nick Chubb will miss Sunday's game against the Patriots after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this week and...

Cam Newton: Focus is on present, the past is 'irrelevant'

Nov. 12, 2021 15:44 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton was back home in Atlanta enjoying being a father and about to partake in one of his new favorites “taco Tuesday” for dinner when he glanced at his phone and noticed he'd missed a call. “Matthew Rhule,” Newton said to himself as...

NFL-best Cardinals try to keep mojo vs. struggling Panthers

Nov. 11, 2021 14:20 PM EST

CAROLINA (4-5) at ARIZONA (8-1) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Cardinals by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Panthers 4-5; Cardinals 7-2. SERIES RECORD: Panthers lead...

Miami, Florida St renew rivalry with tangible goals looming

Nov. 11, 2021 12:45 PM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Miami and Florida State are unranked teams and the rivalry doesn’t have the fanfare it had when the programs combined to win seven national titles between 1983-2001. But the Hurricanes (5-4, 3-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) and Seminoles (3-6,...

Burns on Pats' Jones: I wish my D-end friends happy hunting

Nov. 10, 2021 18:55 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers defensive end Brian Burns said he thinks New England Patriots rookie quarterback Mac Jones should apologize for grabbing his right ankle and trying to twist it during last Sunday’s game in Charlotte. Not that Burns is...

AP source: Darnold is 'day to day' after MRI on shoulder

Nov. 08, 2021 17:54 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold will be listed as day to day following an MRI on his right throwing shoulder Monday, according to a person familiar with the situation. There were no other details available on the injury. The person spoke to The...

Directionless Panthers getting worse as season progresses

Nov. 08, 2021 14:35 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It’s one thing to be a struggling football team. It’s another to be a struggling football team seemingly without a direction and any tangible solutions to fix recurring problems. The Carolina Panthers look like the latter...

Pats shut down Darnold, Panthers, cruise to 24-6 victory

Nov. 07, 2021 18:36 PM EST

CHARLOTTE. N.C. (AP) — Bill Belichick has the blueprint for beating Sam Darnold, and it starts with disguising coverages. His players just seem to do the rest. New England's defense intercepted Darnold on three consecutive possessions in the second...

Rhule and Judge have history as Panthers face Giants

Oct. 21, 2021 16:11 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The game betweeen the Carolina Panthers and New York Giants on Sunday matches two struggling NFL teams. There's so much more to the story, starting with the coaches. Matt Rhule of the Panthers (3-3) and Joe Judge of the Giants (1-5) are...