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CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 25: Darius Butler #27 of the Carolina Panthers gets up from the wet turf during their game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Bank of America Stadium on September 25, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Disappointing Season Ends With Flourish So Panthers Have A Lot To Look Forward To In 2013

When a bad season is over it is said to have ended mercifully, but in the case of the Panthers there is a real sense that the best is yet to come despite a 7-9 record. Cam Newton may have come of age in a single 60 minutes of play while head coach Ron Rivera gave his boss, Jerry Richardson, something to think about when it comes to his job. Happy New Year, Panthers’ fans!

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–01/01/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 30: DeAngelo Williams #34 of the Carolina Panthers scores a touchdown as he runs past Elbert Mack #44 of the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 30, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Panthers Stay Grounded To Bedevil Saints And Close Out Season On Four Game Roll

The Panthers did what they had to and that was beat the Saints to sweep the season series, but was it enough to save Ron Rivera’s job as head coach? Only owner Jerry Richardson knows what will happen next but if Sunday was indeed Rivera’s last call his team didn’t lay down on him.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–12/31/2012

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 23: New Orleans Saints' fans cheer as the Saints host the Indianapolis Colts at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 23, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Health Wise, Saints Lose Two Starters While Panthers Should Be All-In For Season Finale

For the fourth time in the last five seasons, the Panthers will close out the season against the division rival Saints, and the only thing on the line for either club is to finish on a positive note. Carolina desperately wants to surpass last year’s win total while New Orleans, disappointed that they will miss the postseason for the first time since 2008, is looking to go 8-8.

CBS Charlotte–12/29/2012

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 09: John Abraham #55 of the Atlanta Falcons tries to tackle DeAngelo Williams #34 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 9, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Panthers Play Their Most Complete Game Of The Season, Slowing Falcons’ Home Field March

As a season winds down, you can always count on someone saying, “If the season ended today …..,” but in the Panthers’ case, it would be “If the season STARTED today …..,” as in six weeks ago. Over that span they are 3-3 and coming off a solid win against a division rival while Cam Newton is looking more like he did last year than in the first seven games of 2012.

12/10/2012

Vincent Jackson catches a pass from Josh Freeman in the back of the end zone for a touchdown, sending the Panthers' game against Tampa into overtime.

Hamster Dance: Doug Martin Plus Buccaneers’ Late Surge Crushes Panthers In OT, 27-21

They Panthers had their foot on the neck of the Buccaneers but somehow they let them slip out from under it.Carolina may be gasping for air at 2-8 but they may now be turning their attention to grabbing the best possible position in the 2013 NFL Draft after another crushing defeat.

11/19/2012

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A Long Day’s Journey To A 2-7 Record As Panthers Get Drubbed By Another Manning

It is safe to say that the mere mention of the word Manning around the water cooler these days might just get you uninvited to the Christmas Party after Peyton duplicated what his younger brother Eli did a number of weeks back, hang 36 points and a loss on the Panthers. Even with six prior losses, this might just be Carolina’s low point of 2012.

11/12/2012

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Panthers TE Greg Olsen: “Correct A Few Things Here And There And We’re Right Back In This Thing”

The Drive Wednesday 11-7-12 – Greg Olsen talks with The Drive to discuss the health of his newborn son, how the Panthers organization has helped in the process and the challenges of going against the Bronco defense.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–11/07/2012

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The Redskins-Panthers Game Could Predict The Election, But Injuries May Veto A Good Game

The Panthers are a little thin on defense and that does not bode well for them getting their second win of the year against the Redskins. Washington is a little banged up themselves and a win would go a long way to makeing a second half run for a postseason berth.

11/03/2012

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Chicago Bears Look To Bring The Heat In Windy City Matchup Against Carolina Panthers

They say there are no moral victories when you have a losing record. but for the Panthers, getting a win against the Bears may not be as important as how they play. Chicago has the top rated defense and the 8th best offense – a lethal combination for anyone – so Carolina needs to keep it close and let the chips fall where they may.

10/26/2012

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Hurney Wasn’t The Only Problem With Panthers

Marty Hurney is not the only thing wrong with this team!

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–10/25/2012

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