Debbie Yow did it. She hired a coach, in a short time span, without a massive media circus. A coach that hasn't just inspired negative reactions, "told-you-so's" from the Gary Parrish and Jeff Goodman's of the world. A coach that, if not the first option, was very high on the list (presumably, as the list … Continue reading One State Fan’s Thoughts on Kevin Keatts
For plenty of people, this week marks the beginning of the college basketball season. For plenty in ACC country, it's been going on for almost two weeks now (I'm looking at you, bandwagon fans). For the rest of us, we're at the moment we've all been waiting for since the Super Bowl (you know, we're … Continue reading Your Quick Guide to Basketball Christmas (or, some NCAA Tournament predictions)
Free Agency Frenzy: Panthers Edition - By Chris Allen Today started like any other day. I woke up at 6am, had a banana, watched a bit of the Today Show and then went to work. WFNZ was ablaze with callers banging on the Matt Kalil deal. Worried about losing AJ "I'm not Luuuke" Klein and … Continue reading Stay Woke
We’re putting the band back together! Is it 2008? What year is it?! Today’s signings of Captain Munnerlyn and Julius Peppers seems like the typical blast from the past Rock and/or Roll supergroup. Lots of nostalgia, not much relevance in this day and age. But are these two signings a blast from the past with … Continue reading We’re putting the band back together.
Dave, we get it. Take a breather. Have a knish. Maybe a smoke. Just when you thought it was it was safe to grab a beer and watch Carolina crush Duke. Uncle Dave has struck again. This time bringing in former Panthers and most recently Viking, Captain Munnerlyn. If I wasn't so exhausted, Id go … Continue reading Free Agency Rapid Reaction – CB Captain Munnerlyn
Panthers trade DE Kony Ealy and a third round pick to New England Patriots for their second round pick The Carolina Panthers continued their frenzied pace on the first week of the 2017 NFL Free Agency by sending Defensive End Kony Ealy and the 72nd pick in the 2017 NFL Draft to the New England … Continue reading Trade Rapid Reaction – Kony Ealy to the Patriots
Free Agency Rapid Reaction – DE Julius Peppers The prodigal son has returned. No, not that savior. The Panthers original savior, Julius Peppers. After a very unceremonious departure from the Panthers in 2010, one that many fans haven’t forgot, he’s back. Despite being offered the richest defensive contract in NFL history, Peppers opted to pack … Continue reading Free Agency Rapid Reaction – DE Julius Peppers