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Panthers without 3 starting offensive linemen vs Falcons

Sep. 14, 2018 1:34 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers will be without three starting offensive linemen when they visit the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Panthers coach Ron Rivera has ruled out three-time Pro Bowl right guard Trai Turner this week because of a concussion. The team previously placed left tackle Matt Kalil and...

Panthers, Falcons look to make early statement in NFC South

Sep. 13, 2018 6:21 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — One season after the NFC South sent three teams to the playoffs, the division may be just as deep. The Atlanta Falcons know they can't afford to fall too far behind in the division as they prepare to play the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Atlanta made the playoffs at 10-6 in 2017 despite...

Panthers offense in shuffle mode following spate of injuries

Sep. 12, 2018 5:48 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton heads to his hometown of Atlanta this weekend without his favorite target Greg Olsen and potentially three starting offensive linemen to protect him. That might concern some QBs, but the league's 2015 MVP is taking it stride. "My question back to you...

Panthers sign tackle Clark, put Williams on injured reserve

Sep. 12, 2018 12:07 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — With injuries piling up on the offensive line, the Panthers have signed veteran free agent offensive tackle Chris Clark. Carolina officially placed starting right tackle Daryl Williams on injured reserve Wednesday with a knee injury. The move means both starting offensive tackles are...

Panthers' Olsen breaks foot; Williams will need surgery

Sep. 11, 2018 4:19 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers will be without three-time Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen and second-team All-Pro Bowl right tackle Daryl Williams for the foreseeable future. The team announced Tuesday that Olsen re-fractured the same right foot that kept him out of nine games last season in Carolina's...

Panthers rookie TE Thomas prepares to replace injured Olsen

Sep. 10, 2018 6:21 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — While the Carolina Panthers opened the regular season with a 16-8 win against the Dallas Cowboys, it did not come without a cost. Three-time Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen spent the second half watching the game from the sideline on crutches with his right foot in a boot — the...

Panthers again have to deal with life without Olsen

Sep. 10, 2018 2:36 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers will once again have to figure out the best way to replace the injured Greg Olsen. The three-time Pro Bowl tight end injured his right foot in the first half of Carolina's 16-8 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday and spent the second half looking on from...

Newton, defense lead Panthers past Cowboys 16-8

Sep. 9, 2018 10:13 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers defensive tackle Kawann Short stood smiling at his locker sporting a new black golf shirt with three letters stitched on that read: G2X. It was a present to the defensive linemen from new coordinator Eric Washington — a reminder of the motto of this year's unit....

Prescott, Newton face similar challenges entering opener

Sep. 6, 2018 1:46 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dak Prescott and Cam Newton find themselves in similar situations entering Sunday's regular-season opener at Carolina. Both quarterbacks are adjusting to a new group of receivers and playing behind banged-up offensive lines. The Cowboys will be looking to replace wide receiver Dez...

Panthers place LT Kalil on IR; out at least 8 games

Sep. 2, 2018 10:56 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers placed Matt Kalil on injured reserve Sunday because of a knee injury, meaning the team's starting left tackle will miss at least eight games. Kalil hasn't played since undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on Aug. 21. Taylor Moton is expected to start at left tackle on...