The Dallas Cowboys have signed former Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy to a one-year, $11.3 million deal. Hardy remains on the NFL commissioner’s exempt list and could face a suspension from the league.
The Carolina Panthers broke up their Double Trouble backfield tandem when they cut DeAngelo Williams three weeks ago, but that doesn’t mean the running back position is going to be a one-man band. Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he envisions a shared-carries approach in 2015, even with Williams now playing in Pittsburgh.
Boykin's best year in three seasons with the Green Bay Packers came in 2013 when Randall Cobb was injured. Boykin, 25, hauled in 49 passes for 681 yards and three touchdowns while starting eight games.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he hopes the team can get a deal done with Cam Newton before the start of the season but doesn't believe the situation would become a distraction if Newton plays out the final year of his rookie contract.
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera took more questions Wednesday about a practice squad receiver than the wideout who came in as a rookie and immediately became quarterback Cam Newton’s favorite target.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who signed defensive end Greg Hardy to an incentive-laden, one-year deal last week, briefly discussed the former Carolina Panthers Pro Bowler while Jones walked to a meeting at the Arizona Biltmore.
Duke Johnson is tired of hearing concerns about his durability, but the all-time leading rusher in the history of the Miami Hurricanes has repeatedly had to answer them despite missing just the final five games of his junior season because of injury.
The NFL filed suit Wednesday, seeking the evidence gathered against former Carolina Panther defensive end Greg Hardy in a domestic-abuse case involving his former girlfriend. Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray was named as the defendant.
The Carolina Panthers have signed free agent safety Kurt Coleman, who played last season for the Kansas City Chiefs after four years with the Philadelphia Eagles. Coleman, who was drafted by the Eagles when Panthers defensive coordinator Sean McDermott was there, is expected to help at both safety positions and on special teams.
The Carolina Panthers released running back DeAngelo Williams and designated him as a June 1 cut, saving them $2 million in salary-cap room. Williams, who had been with the team since 2006, is the franchise’s all-time leading rusher, with 6,846 rushing yards.