Ron Rivera

CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 12: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after a touchdown pass to Steve Smith #89 in the second quarter against the San Francisco 49ers during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 12, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

A Look Back At An Impressive 2013 For Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers really weren’t even expected to contend for a playoff spot this season, but they surpassed all expectations and then some. Unfortunately, a team they got the better of during the regular season got the better of them in the playoffs.

01/14/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 22: Head coach Ron Rivera walks onto the field against the New York Giants during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ron Rivera Has It Wrong: Pressure Is On Panthers, Not 49ers

When Panthers Coach Ron Rivera said that he felt the team under the most pressure this week will be San Francisco he was dead wrong. Not only is his team the one that HAS to win this game, if he really believes that the Panthers are playing with house money he is setting his team up for failure.

01/08/2014

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 29: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates their 21-20 win over the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on December 29, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Panthers Need To Focus On Their Opponent, Not Themselves

The Carolina Panthers have a first-round bye in the upcoming playoffs and they have an extra week to prepare for whatever team may end up facing them in Bank of America Stadium. Cam Newton recently said that they don’t care who their opponent is, but the key to winning is forgetting about egos and focusing on their opponent.

01/02/2014

Steven Jackson wondering what could have been. (Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images Sport)

Emotions And The Urgency To Win In Carolina Should Be High

This week the Falcons and Panthers have their first game against each other in Charlotte.  In the past few years, Atlanta has gone into the game with the better record, however this season it’s a […]

92.9 The Game–10/31/2013

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 15: Members of the Atlanta Falcons take the field before the game against the St. Louis Rams at the Georgia Dome on September 15, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Knox Bardeen, Bleacher Report, “I Haven’t Seen This Team This Banged Up In A Very Long Time”

Bleacher Report’s NFC South reporter, Knox Bardeen drops by to talk Falcons and the rest of the division.  The guys talk about the week of practice, the Falcons’ contingency plan for all the injuries, and […]

92.9 The Game–09/20/2013

Carolina Panthers v Buffalo Bills

Rookie Manuel Caps Bills’ 24-23 Win Over Panthers

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Rookie EJ Manuel hit Stevie Johnson for a 2-yard touchdown pass with 2 seconds left to lead the Buffalo Bills to a 24-23 win over the Carolina Panthers. The touchdown […]

92.9 The Game–09/15/2013

Divisional Playoffs - Seattle Seahawks v Atlanta Falcons

NFC Projections… Not Predictions

NFC Projections It’s a new day! This is a totally new year and most significantly, this is a new NFL season. Everything that happened last season is is history… old news. Sure, we can take […]

92.9 The Game–09/04/2013

Panthers v Falcons

Darin Gantt, ProFootballTalk.Com, On Mac And Jason

The Falcons play the Carolina Panthers this weekend in Charlotte.  We solicit the knowledge of ProFootballTalk.com’s Darin Gantt for a Panthers perspective.

92.9 The Game–12/07/2012

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