CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he expects running back DeAngelo Williams to play Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints with first place in the NFC South on the line.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers All-Pro fullback Mike Tolbert will miss at least eight games with a hairline fracture in his left leg. Tolbert was placed on the injured reserve/designated to return list Tuesday. Under that designation, Tolbert can practice after six weeks, but isn’t eligible to play until Nov. 30 at Minnesota.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton expects to be ready for the Panthers Sept. 7 regular season opener against Tampa Bay. “There’s no doubt in my mind.,” Newton said Wednesday. “I’m going to worry about things that I can control and come in and get in as much treatment as possible so that my body will be 100 percent.”
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Quarterback Cam Newton will miss the Carolina Panthers’ final preseason game after an MRI on Sunday revealed a hairline fracture in his ribs.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart isn’t concerned about his latest injury limiting his effectiveness this season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton is quickly working his way back from ankle surgery.
Carolina’s Pro Bowl quarterback did some light throwing during Wednesday’s OTA and coach Ron Rivera said afterward he wouldn’t rule out Newton participating in the team’s mandatory minicamp June 17-19.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts had surgery Wednesday to remove bone spurs from his left big toe. The surgery was performed foot specialist Dr. Bob Anderson.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson is doubtful for Game 4 Monday night against the Miami Heat due to a lingering foot injury, according to Bobcats coach Steve Clifford.
NEW YORK (AP) — Charlotte Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts was fined $20,000 by the NBA on Thursday for making unnecessary and excessive contact with Miami Heat forward LeBron James.
MIAMI (AP) — Al Jefferson was still in his walking boot when the Charlotte Bobcats arrived for their shootaround hours before facing the Miami Heat in Game 2 of an Eastern Conference first-round series.