2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
11-5, 1st in NFC South
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3dDavid Newton

McNair: Don't expect surprises in Panthers sale

Texans owner Bob McNair doesn't expect "any surprises'' Tuesday in Steelers minority owner David Tepper getting the required 24 votes from the 32 NFL owners for approval to purchase the Panthers.

John Fox interested in Panthers' new direction (0:55)
Major changes not expected with new Panthers owner (1:07)
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9dDavid Newton

Tepper signs agreement to purchase Panthers

Steelers minority owner David Tepper has signed an agreement to buy the Panthers, the team announced Wednesday. A source confirmed to ESPN that the sale price was $2.275 billion.

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13dDavid Newton

Sources: Tepper, not Navarro, Panthers favorite

Ben Navarro, one of two leading candidates in bidding for the Panthers, is likely out of the running to purchase the team as the sale moves toward another candidate, sources told ESPN.

Sports figures take over the Met Gala red carpet (0:24)
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17dDavid Newton

Panthers sign former Broncos RB Anderson

The Panthers signed C.J. Anderson on Monday. The former Broncos starter will compete with Cameron Artis-Payne to be the change-of-pace running back behind Christian McCaffrey.

Kuechly shares the challenges of caddying (2:06)
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20dDavid Newton

Panthers DBs coach resigned over misconduct

Wednesday's resignation of Panthers defensive backs coach Curtis Fuller came amid complaints of workplace misconduct, with a source telling ESPN that Fuller's behavior toward women was "inappropriate."

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28dDavid Newton

Ex-Panthers worker details alleged misconduct

A former employee of the Panthers, alleging sexual misconduct against owner Jerry Richardson, has broken her silence on the subject.

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28d

Panthers TE Olsen signs two-year extension

The Panthers have signed tight end Greg Olsen to a two-year extension. The deal is worth up to $10.05 million per season, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Prospect Profile: Ian Thomas (0:39)
33d

David Newton NFL Nation takeover

Panthers reporter David Newton joined Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf to discuss who the Panthers will take in the first round.

Norman: Gettleman wanted credit for success with Panthers (1:38)
Prospect Profile: D.J. Moore (0:36)
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37dDavid Newton

Panthers' Olsen wants extension, open to TV

Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen wants a contract extension and believes he can play at a top level for another three to five seasons.

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48dDavid Newton

Panthers' Davis suspended first 4 of final year

Entering his final season, Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will be suspended for the team's first four games after he violated the league's performance-enhancing drug policy.

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58dDavid Newton

Panthers coach: TE Olsen plans to play in 2018

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Tuesday that he expects Greg Olsen to play this season despite the tight end's recent audition with ESPN for a broadcasting role.

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60dDavid Newton

Texans owner: Richardson regrets settlements

Panthers owner Jerry Richardson is in the process of selling the team and, according to Texans owner Bob McNair, has explained to some of the owners the allegations of sexual and racial workplace misconduct.

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62dDavid Newton

Panthers add Searcy, Cockrell to secondary

The Panthers, having lost starters Kurt Coleman and Daryl Worley this offseason, filled holes in the secondary by signing Da'Norris Searcy and Ross Cockrell.

Team Stats

Passing Yards192.328th
Rushing Yards131.44th
Points For22.712th
Points Against20.411th