Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton Named Offensive Player of the YearFrom Cam Newton winning the NFL Offensive Player of the Year award over Carson Palmer to Ted Ginn Jr. talking about playing for Arizona against Carolina last year, here is a look at the Carolina Panthers news heading into the NFC Championship game.
Injury Report: Carolina Panthers Entering Playoffs HealthyJonathan Stewart returns for the Carolina Panthers just in time for the playoffs while Ted Ginn Jr. has also returned to practice. With that, the Panthers are almost compeltely healthy heading into the playoff game with the Seattle Seahawks.
Carolina Panthers Place Charles Tillman on Injured ReserveThe Carolina Panthers placed starting cornerback Charles Tillman on the injured reserve this week, a rare injury for the 15-1 Panthers. Here is a look at the team's injuries heading into the NFL playoffs.
Greg Olsen Gives The Carolina Panthers A Proven Receiving ThreatThe Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.
Newton Needs Panthers Players To Step UpThe Carolina Panthers had to win the last game of the season to get the NFC South title and a first-round bye so it's not like it was a time they could rest their players. Steve Smith had to sit out with an injury, and there were not a lot of other options for Cam Newton to rely on, but there need to be.
Ginn Chooses 49ers Over LionsTed Ginn Jr. could only watch the NFC championship with a bum knee, seeing Mario Manningham catch a key touchdown pass for the New York Giants and his replacement punt returner for San Francisco botch two returns that ultimately led to the 49ers' loss.