With NFL training camps getting underway this week, The Herald’s Bret McCormick takes a look at the big questions surrounding the area’s local NFL players, including Jadeveon Clowney, Stephon Gilmore, Cordarrelle Patterson, Johnathan Joseph, Benjamin Watson and Phillip Adams (among others).
The Carolina Panthers report to training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg on Wednesday, the first act in the defense of their NFC championship season. Here are 22 things you can expect to see in the preseason.
Rory McIlroy, in Charlotte for a wedding last week, played a few holes at Quail Hollow, site of the 2017 PGA Championship. McIlroy said he approved of changes, which preserved the overall field of the course and left the final three holes – the treacherous “Green Mile” – untouched.
From Winston-Salem to Melbourne to ... the Carolina Panthers? Former college basketball player Eric Wallace took an unusual route to Monday’s signing with the Carolina Panthers. It included knocking on Ricky Proehl’s door.
The Carolina Panthers and safety Curt Coleman had been in discussions for an extension since organized team activities in June, and sources said Tuesday the sides finally agreed on a three-year deal. Financial details were not disclosed, and the deal is expected to be announced Wednesday when players report to training camp.
Phil Mickelson is sharp in a lot of ways, but he's not Billy Casper, who seemed to be able to recall nearly every shot he ever hit. Or maybe he was such a great storyteller that he never let the details get in the way.
Green Bay Packers linebackers Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers have both stated unequivocally that they have no connection to an anti-aging clinic and an employee who claimed the two were delivered NFL-banned substances.