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Mayfield, Panthers passing game a concern despite 1st win

Sep. 26, 2022 15:37 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — While the Carolina Panthers finally got their first victory of the season with a 22-14 win over the New Orleans Saints, the passing game remains a major issue. Baker Mayfield has struggled since his arrival in Carolina, completing just 51.9% of his passes for...

Panthers defeat Saints 22-14 to snap 9-game losing streak

Sep. 25, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Laviska Shenault was frustrated over being declared inactive for his first two games with the Carolina Panthers after being acquired in a late preseason trade from the Jacksonville Jaguars. But the third-year wide receiver took advantage of his first chance...

Panthers look to continue to fluster Winston, get first win

Sep. 22, 2022 14:46 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are looking for their first takeaway — along with their first win — and history suggests New Orleans Saints quarterback Jameis Winston could help them solve both problems on Sunday. Winston has struggled mightily throughout his...

Panthers know third downs critical vs. division rival Saints

Sep. 22, 2022 12:26 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (1-1) at CAROLINA (0-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Saints by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: New Orleans 1-1, Carolina 0-2. SERIES RECORD: Saints lead 29-26. LAST MEETING:...

Rhule feels Panthers are 'close,' even as losses mount

Sep. 19, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Matt Rhule believes the Carolina Panthers are close to getting over the hump. But in a league where there’s an ultrafine line between winning and losing, the Panthers continuously find themselves on the losing end — and the third-year coach could be...

Giants 2-0 for 1st time in 6 years, beat Panthers 19-16

Sep. 18, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — With Brian Daboll as their coach, the New York Giants are doing something they haven't done for more than five years: They're finding ways to win consistently. Graham Gano kicked a 56-yard field goal with 3:34 to play, and the Giants ignored being booed...

Mayfield makes Panthers debut vs Browns in season opener

Sep. 08, 2022 18:20 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NFL’s fieriest quarterback playing against the team that unceremoniously discarded him after four seasons. Better get your popcorn ready, folks — this could get entertaining. The “Baker Bowl” is one of the standout games on the Week...

Panthers turn to Mayfield to break cycle of losing

Aug. 24, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C, (AP) — Another year, another quarterback. Now that the Carolina Panthers have settled on Baker Mayfield as their QB — their fourth different opening day starter in as many years — the big question becomes whether he's the guy who can break the franchise’s...

Panthers' Horn returns, has chance to be a 'special player'

Aug. 02, 2022 16:42 PM EDT

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers cornerback Jaycee Horn beamed with pride watching his girlfriend Brea Beal cut down the nets this past April after the South Carolina women’s basketball team won the NCAA championship. Now Horn wants to feel the same euphoria that the...