Posts Tagged Charlotte

Tony Stewart skipping Bristol after Ward’s death

In this May 22, 2014, file photo, Tony Stewart, left, talks with Kevin Harvick before qualifying for a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Stewart is skipping a second straight Sprint Cup race, and it is not clear when the NASCAR star might return after he struck and killed a driver at a dirt-track race in New York last weekend. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he’s skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

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Panthers look to make history, repeat in NFC South

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan throws a pass during an NFL football training camp practice Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in Houston. The Falcons are practicing with the Houston Texans before their preseason game Saturday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will need to rewrite history if they hope to repeat as NFC South champions this season.

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Chiefs QB Murray throws TD, INT in first action

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) scrambles against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Aaron Murray had mixed results in his first extended NFL action.

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Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) scrambles against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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.

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Panthers QB Newton ready for return to field

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton will see his first game action since undergoing ankle surgery in March when the Panthers host the Kansas City Chiefs.

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