Milo Graniel was born with Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) and the day his mother found out he needed multiple heart surgeries was one of the two most emotional days of her life. The second was the day he met Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson.
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says returning to site of Super Bowl 50 practices ‘not as dramatic’ as some might think. The Panthers are practicing at San Jose State before Sunday’s game at Seattle.
Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner and Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly are bonded by more than sharing the same NFL draft class. They worked out together before the draft and still check in on each other occasionally.
When middle linebacker Luke Kuechly made the trip west with the Carolina Panthers, there was hope the perennial Pro Bowler might be available for the second game of the 10-day trip. Now it looks unlikely he will play Sunday at Seattle.