Posts Tagged Charlotte

Panthers beat Browns 17-13, move into first place

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) is tackled by Cleveland Browns' Donte Whitner (31) and Pierre Desir (26) in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton’s teammates have never doubted his toughness.

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Browns’ Hoyer takes over for injured Manziel at QB

Cleveland Browns' Johnny Manziel (2) is helped off the field after being injured in the first half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brian Hoyer took over at quarterback for the Cleveland Browns after Johnny Manziel left Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter with a left hamstring injury.

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Coach: ‘Very confident’ Newton starts vs. Browns

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton stretches with the team during an NFL football practice in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he’s awaiting final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns.

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Panthers’ Newton works with first team at practice

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) and Joe Webb (14) stretch with the team during an NFL football practice in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers’ Cam Newton will “probably” start Sunday against the Cleveland Browns barring any physical setbacks this week, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said after the quarterback practiced on Thursday.

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Dragic back in lineup for Suns against Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Phoenix Suns coach Jeff Hornacek says guard Goran Dragic will return to the starting lineup against the Charlotte Hornets after missing the last two games with a strained back.

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