Latest David Tepper News

Mayfield, Darnold expected to compete for starting QB spot

Jul. 07, 2022 20:46 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers now have two of the top three overall picks from the 2018 NFL draft class on their roster, and both happen to be quarterbacks. The big question is which one will start this season for Carolina. The Panthers view their starting QB...

Panthers owner sued by York County over practice facility

Jun. 10, 2022 14:12 PM EDT

South Carolina’s York County is suing Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper’s companies and the City of Rock Hill for at least $21 million over the failed completion of the team’s proposed $800 million practice facility and headquarters. The structure remains half-built in Rock...

Panthers' practice facility dead after Chapter 11 filing

Jun. 02, 2022 00:29 AM EDT

The Carolina Panthers' proposed $800 million practice facility project in Rock Hill, South Carolina, is officially dead after team owner David Tepper’s real estate company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Wednesday night. Tepper, who made billions in hedge...

Expansion Charlotte fires coach Ramírez after slow start

May. 31, 2022 11:59 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte fired coach Miguel Angel Ramírez on Tuesday just 14 league games into the season. Ramírez was hired by owner David Tepper to lead the Major League Soccer expansion club and was dismissed after five wins, eight losses and one draw in league games....

Panthers' Darnold 'staying focused' amid uncertain future

May. 24, 2022 17:59 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold took notice of the team’s pursuit of Deshaun Watson earlier this offseason. He watched as the Panthers drafted Mississippi QB Matt Corral in the third round. And, he’s heard the rumors about the team’s...