Clemson’s Kelly Bryant might have to defend his Starting Quarterback title every week, and might lose it to freshman Trevor Lawrence. But starting the senior QB is a good move by Tigers coach Dabo Swinney.
Charlotte Sports Foundation hit a bull's-eye with Saturday’s Tennessee - West Virginia game at Bank of America Stadium. Volunteers, Mountaineers fans love football and will make city feel like a college town.
National media undervalue the Carolina Panthers and Cam Newton, fans say. But Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints are loaded; it’s an uphill battle for 2018 Panthers to post a second-straight winning season.
Bob Bass, the NBA Executive of the Year with the San Antonio Spurs and Charlotte Hornets, saw basketball from a different perspective than most of us. It was as if Bass were in a plane, seeing everything.
Charlotte’s experience with the early Hornets will never be replicated – even if the Carolina Panthers win a Super Bowl, if Major League Baseball or Major League Soccer come, or if NASCAR gets big again.
How would you punish D.J. Moore, the Carolina Panthers’ No. 1 draft pick, for speeding? The former Maryland Terrapins star’s Mercedes was clocked doing 113 mph in a 65 mph zone. If I were Ron Rivera, I’d ...
Quick takes: Chicago White Sox’s Michael Kopech’s Major League Baseball debut; IRS scammer comes clean; comparing Carolina Panthers’ Matt Kalil and Charlotte Hornets’ Nic Batum; NFL cuts; wrestling’s The Claw.
Carolina Panthers RB Kenjon Barner, who won a Super Bowl ring with the Philadelphia Eagles, is grateful to team that opened the NFL door. Mentors included DeAngelo Williams, Mike Tolbert and Jonathan Stewart.
Brian France, chairman and CEO of NASCAR, introduced change the sport needed but old fans didn’t want. Now the question is what impact his arrest on DWI and controlled substance charges will have on racing.
Former Carolina Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin’s criticism of Cam Newton has become a referendum on the former NFL MVP quarterback. For either side of the argument, this season should settle the debate.
Quick takes: Steve Smith Sr.’s letter on depression took courage. Will Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson show us his whole game? Also: thoughts on NFL helmet rule, preseason and Dante Jackson’s speed.
North Carolina’s athletics and academics scandal made suspensions of football players for selling shoes more salient. But NFL, Kelvin Benjamin and NASCAR’s Brian France still eclipsed this UNC Tar Heels news.
NFL can’t get the national anthem right. How can an issue so simple become too complex for America’s most popular sports entity? The league and the players’ union, NFLPA, are scrambling to resolve the issue.
Carolina Panthers linebacker David Mayo, a former Texas State Bobcat, is spending a lot of time on the field in training camp at Spartanburg. He’s also donated his once lengthy blond hair to Locks of Love.
Quick takes: A rookie to watch in Carolina Panthers training camp; Terrell Owens & NFL Hall of Fame; NASCAR & millenials; Montreal Alouettes’ Johnny Manziel, football’s Jimmer Fredette; and Curtis Samuel.