Posts Tagged ‘news blitz’

News Blitz: 9/2/2017 – The Final 53

The Panthers trimmed their roster to 53 today with several key players being cut from the team. Among the significant cuts: Punter Andy Lee, Quarterback and Special Teams ace Joe Webb and local favorites Austin Duke and Ben Boulware. Brenton Bersin was sent to Injured Reserve. It is the first time the team has gone…

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News Blitz 7/31/17: Jersey colors, injury report, 1st ever Riot Roundup and news!

For Monday, July 31st, 2017 here is your roundup of Panthers news and story links. Typically News Blitzes are 2 to 3 minutes but this one is special. Our own Ashlyn is attending training camp in her hometown of Spartanburg, SC and she got to speak with several Roaring Riot chapters. We will hear from…

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News Blitz 7/20/2017: Michael Oher Released and Trai Turner contract extension.

For Thursday, July 20th, 2017 here is your roundup of Panthers news and story links. The News Blitz is brought to you by Blue Apron. Get $30 off your first order by visiting RoaringRiotPodcast.com/blueapron/. Offensive Tackle, Michael Oher has been release by the Carolina Panthers after reports of a failed physical. Oher had been with…

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News Blitz 6/5/17: Bradberry injures wrist, Cam’s coming back, Luke on CMC & the Riot Report launches!

Cornerback James Bradberry fractured his wrist in training camp today after an awkward collision with linebacker Luke Keuchley. Despite being in a cast for 6 weeks Bradberry is expected to be back to full health in time for training camp. Coverage: The Riot Report, Panthers.com, Cat Scratch Reader and USA Today Panthers Wire Christian McCaffrey…

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News Blitz 5/3/2017: Tre Boston + 4 others cut; KB 5th year option

The Panthers released safety Tre Boston and four other players. Among those Cornerback Lou Young, fullback Devon Johnson and offensive tackles Jack Rodgers and Jordan Rigsbee. The Panthers also exercised their fifth-year option for Kelvin Benjamin. Though Benjamin has showed to up to practice a bit above his ideal weight the Panthers went ahead to…

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News Blitz 4/30: Rounds 4-7, free agents news & links

Here is your post-2017 draft wrap-up and summary of Panthers news and story links. In the fifth round the Panthers selected Miami cornerback Corn Elder. The sixth round had the Panthers selecting Fullback Alex Armah from West Georgia. Though drafted as a fullback, Armah is a multidimensional player who started as linebacker, switched to defensive…

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News Blitz: Draft rounds 2 & 3 review: Curtis Samuel, Taylor Moton, Daeshon Hall

The Panthers added more weapons to the offense in the second round of the Draft by selecting Wide Receiver Curtis Samuel and Tackle Taylor  Moton. In the third round the Panthers traded with the Arizona Cardinals to move up 21 spots to the 77th pick and draft defensive end Daeshon Hall. The Panthers were originally…

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News Blitz 4/28/17: Reaction to drafting Christian McCaffrey

April 28th, 2017 Positive reaction to the Panthers first-round draft pick, Christian McCaffrey. Carolina Huddle: Can the Carolina Panthers fully utilize Christian McCaffrey? Panthers.com: Christian McCaffrey Q&A Five things to know about Christian McCaffrey Cat Scratch Reader: The case against Christian McCaffrey Charlotte Observer: Film study: Christian McCaffrey an every-down threat? Watch the tape, he…

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2017 Draft News Blitz: Drew reports from Philly: Christian McCaffrey is a Panther

Drew reports live from Philadelphia! Links: Panthers.com: Panthers draft Christian McCaffrey in first round USA Today Panthers Wire: Alex Reynolds writes an Analysis: Panthers fill several needs with Christian McCaffrey Charlotte Observer: Scott Fowler: Christian McCaffrey selection a great pick for Carolina Panthers. Here’s why Get your RUN CMC shirt here!

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News Blitz 3/10/17 – Peppers is back, Safety Mike Adams signed, Ealy released

News Highlights: Julius Peppers re-signs with the Panthers for 1 year The Panthers sign Safety Mike Adams on a 2-year contract Mike Remmers is wrapping up a deal with the Minnesota Vikings The Panthers are looking to bring back Captain Munnerlyn (no word on this as of recording time)

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