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Carolina Panthers: 5 Issues To Watch Going Into 2014-15 Season

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera says if Cam Newton wants to take the next step in his progression as a quarterback — and extend his career — he needs to borrow a page from Michael Jordan.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–08/27/2014

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Rivera: Panthers Could Be ‘Dynamic’ With Stewart

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart reminded teammates, fans and upcoming opponents just how dangerous he is with the ball in his hands, rushing for two touchdowns in Carolina’s 28-16 preseason win over the Kansas City Chiefs.

Now he has to prove he can stay healthy.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–08/18/2014

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Newton, Stewart Lead Panthers Past Chiefs, 28-16

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — If Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera has his way, Cam Newton won’t be running as many read-option plays as he has in the past.

If Jonathan Stewart runs the way he did Sunday night, Newton won’t need to.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–08/18/2014

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Panthers QB Newton, RBs Williams, Stewart To Play Against Chiefs

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Help is on the way for the Carolina Panthers’ offense.

Coach Ron Rivera said quarterback Cam Newton and running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart will play in the team’s second preseason game Aug. 17 against Kansas City. All three practiced Sunday after missing Carolina’s preseason opener against Buffalo.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–08/10/2014

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Panthers’ Stewart Not Worried About Latest Injury

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart isn’t concerned about his latest injury limiting his effectiveness this season.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/28/2014

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Panthers Say QB Newton, DE Hardy Ready To Practice

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Pro Bowlers Cam Newton and Greg Hardy will be ready to practice when the Carolina Panthers take the field for the start of training camp Friday night.

The same can’t be said of often-injured running back Jonathan Stewart.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/24/2014

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Panthers Missing Key Offensive Weapons For Finale Against Falcons

The Carolina Panthers are in the driver’s seat for an NFC South title, first-round bye in the playoffs, and possibly even the number one overall seed making the way for home-field advantage. They still have to get past the Atlanta Falcons though, and that won’t be an easy task with some offensive weapons on the shelf.

12/27/2013

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 01: Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers pursues Jonathan Stewart #28 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Injuries Abound As Panthers Fight For A Lot In Final Game Of Season

Carolina has been on a roll for almost the entire season, and they’ve been able to stay relatively healthy along the way. With the most important week of the season approaching, some key names are on the shelf when they are needed most.

12/25/2013

ST. LOUIS, MO - DECEMBER 15: Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints passes against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 15, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Rams beat the Saints 27-16. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Panthers Healthy And Ready For NFC South Battle With Saints

The Carolina Panthers have a lot on the line with this weekend’s game against the New Orleans Saints. The NFC South will slip away with a loss, but the Panthers are going to have just about everyone healthy and ready for the fight.

12/20/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 8: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers is sacked during a game against the New Orleans Saints at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 8, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints defeated the Panthers 31-13. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Carolina Panthers Lose Jonathan Stewart For Season To Torn MCL

Jonathan Stewart tore his MCL and will miss the rest of the season as the Carolina Panthers try to wrestle the NFC South crown from the hands of the New Orleans Saints. Here is the injury report for the Carolina Panthers vs. New York Jets game as the Panthers try to keep pace.

12/13/2013

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