Posts Tagged North Carolina

Panthers to start undrafted left tackle vs. Saints

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) leaves the [pocket rapidly under pressure from from Seattle Seahawks linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis (58) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in Charlotte. Newton through an interception on the play. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Ron Rivera says the Panthers will turn to an undrafted rookie from Canada to protect Cam Newton’s blindside on Thursday night against the New Orleans Saints.

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Hornets hope Stephenson takes them to next level

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan answers a question from the media during a news conference about the NBA basketball team in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Lance Stephenson could be the missing piece to the championship puzzle Michael Jordan is trying to build in Charlotte.

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Jordan’s front-office success has Hornets rolling

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan speaks to the media during a news conference about the NBA basketball team in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan says winning six NBA championship rings was special. He says a seventh would be even more gratifying.

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Stephenson practices, expect to play vs. Bucks

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hornets guard Lance Stephenson has returned to practice and says nothing will keep out of the season opener Wednesday night against Milwaukee.

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Panthers add OT Remmers; place LB Blackburn on IR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers have signed offensive tackle Mike Remmers and safety Robert Lester to their 53-man roster.

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