While at the Carolina Panthers Training Camp in Spartanburg, SC, fullback Mike Tolbert sat down with “Primetime with Chris Kroeger” to discuss how he got in shape in the off season and how mixing boxing into his routine helped him with his fitness & physique.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Mike Tolbert is always ready for a good fight — even during the NFL offseason.
The Panthers feisty fullback spent his downtime in a familiar setting: a sweaty boxing gym in San Diego sparring with some aspiring professional heavyweight boxers and stepping up his conditioning workouts with his trainer.
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Panthers fullback Mike Tolbert is used to defenders underestimating him when he has the ball in his hands. He’s hoping they continue to overlook him.
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — From an 0-2 start to back over .500 for the first time in five years. Cam Newton and the surging Carolina Panthers are gaining confidence with each victory.
The Carolina Panthers could possibly get injured running back Jonathan Stewart back this week so that he can play against the St. Louis Rams. There are a number of factors in place though that show he should just sit a little bit longer.
The Bills have five players out including some key backups while the Panthers look ready to play.
Seattle’s DE Chris Clemmons and CB Brandon Browner and Carolina’s DT Dwan Edwards and S Michael Mitchell could miss game
Panthers fullback Mike Tolbert missed the entire preseason with a hamstring injury, and he could be Carolina’s saving grace against a young, fierce Seattle defense.