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Ranking the eight NFL divisions by quarterback: AFC West stuffed with stars; AFC North rising
After an offseason marked by major movement, Adam Schein ranks all eight divisions in the NFL by quarterback. Can anyone hold a candle to Russell Wilson, Patrick Mahomes, Derek Carr and Justin Herbert in the AFC West?
State of the 2022 Carolina Panthers: Time for Matt Rhule to make some real progress
After a pair of five-win seasons, Matt Rhule MUST produce results in Carolina. And will he finally get the most out of the quarterback position? Adam Rank checks in on the Panthers heading into the 2022 NFL season.
Panthers coach Matt Rhule: Sam Darnold would be our quarterback 'if we played today'
Speaking with reporters on Thursday, Panthers coach Matt Rhule didn't tip-toe around the question of who would lead the offense if a game was scheduled for today.
Panthers HC Matt Rhule: Sam Darnold entering 2022 with 'a little more edge'
Sam Darnold's debut season as a Panther didn't go as anyone in Charlotte had hoped, and nothing is guaranteed going into year two. But according to Panthers' head coach Matt Rhule, the quarterback is working harder than ever to prove he's worth the starting job.
Panthers QB Matt Corral: Chip on shoulder 'got even bigger' after falling to third round
Matt Corral was one of the projected top QBs in the 2022 NFL Draft due to his dual-threat abilities, so after dropping to the Panthers in the third round, Corral said he has even more drive to prove himself as worth the pick.
32 NFL teams, 32 people to root for: From Lamar Jackson to Lovie Smith to Laura Fryar -- and beyond
Objectivity is crucial in journalism, but Jim Trotter admits he has certain biases, particularly when it comes to various fine folks around the NFL. Here is one person to root for on each of the league's 32 teams.
Owner David Tepper still believes in Sam Darnold, requests patience as Panthers build foundation
Panthers owner David Tepper reiterated his belief that Sam Darnold is a "very good quarterback" on Wednesday. Carolina holds the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL draft as it looks to continue building a foundation.
Panthers GM Scott Fitterer has had talks with 'three to four' teams about trading for No. 6 pick
Carolina sit as a pivot point of the 2022 NFL Draft. Currently at No. 6 overall, Panthers general manager Scott Fitterer has multiple options at his disposal on Thursday night.
New Panthers OC Ben McAdoo declares Sam Darnold as starting quarterback, then walks back statement
New Panthers OC Ben McAdoo named Sam Darnold the team's starting quarterback before realizing he jumped to a conclusion far too early as offseason programs ramp up.
Panthers QB Sam Darnold: 'I know I'm a good quarterback. I know I can be a good quarterback in this league'
Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold doesn't seem concerned with Carolina's search for a new QB
Panthers GM on drafting quarterback: 'At some point you have to take a shot, especially in the top 10'
Selecting No. 6 overall in next month's first round, Panthers GM Scott Fitterer acknowledged this week that it would be a tough choice between grabbing one of the top blockers and filling the most important position in sports.
Panthers plan to 'add to' quarterback room, haven't received calls about possible trade
Speaking with reporters Friday, Panthers general manager Scott Fitterer said Sam Darnold is in the "lead" for QB1, the door is open for Cam Newton to return, but the team is definitely looking to add another quarterback.
2022 NFL offseason: Best-case, worst-case scenarios for quarterbacks in limbo
Will the Vikings stick with Kirk Cousins? Is Jimmy Garoppolo headed for a new team? Can Kyler Murray and the Cardinals smooth out their relationship? Dan Hanzus spins best-case and worst-case scenarios for QBs in limbo in 2022.
Scott Fitterer: Panthers aiming for 'best available' with No. 6 pick but will 'be aggressive' in adding a QB
The Panthers were in prime position to select a quarterback high in last year's draft but chose not to. They're in even better position this year, and are even more interested in adding one, but again might pass. GM Scott Fitterer assured the club is determined to improve its QB room regardless.
NFL QB Index: Ranking all 62 starting QBs of the 2021 NFL season
Gregg Rosenthal evaluated every quarterback who started a game (including the playoffs) during the 2021 NFL season to create a complete ranking from 1 to 62. Did MVP Aaron Rodgers finish No. 1? Where did Joe Burrow land after a brilliant postseason run?
Panthers hire ex-Giants head coach Ben McAdoo as new offensive coordinator
The Panthers have their new offensive coordinator. Carolina announced the hire of former Giants HC Ben McAdoo as their new OC.
NFL QB Index: Ranking all 32 teams' primary starting quarterbacks at the end of the 2021 regular season
With the 2021 regular season in the books, Gregg Rosenthal ranks the primary starting quarterbacks from all 32 teams. So ... who claims the No. 1 spot: Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers?
NFL QB Index, Week 18: Matthew Stafford remains a roller-coaster ride, while Joe Burrow hits top three
In this edition of the QB Index, Gregg Rosenthal says Matthew Stafford is playing like ... Matthew Stafford. Plus, Joe Burrow hits rarefied air. Check out the full quarterback rankings, 1-32.
Panthers QB Sam Darnold named starter for Week 17 game vs. Saints
It's Sam Darnold SZN once again in Carolina. The QB was named the starter for the Panthers' Week 17 matchup against the Saints.
Sam Darnold could retake starting QB spot this season for Panthers
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that there is a chance Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold can reclaim his job before season's end.
Panthers QB Cam Newton to start vs. Bucs; Sam Darnold also will play
The Panthers will continue to deploy a two-QB system when they face the Bucs on Sunday. HC Matt Rhule told reporters Wednesday that Cam Newton will start, but Sam Darnold also will see snaps.
Panthers QB Sam Darnold designated for return, but not yet cleared for contact
Matt Rhule's second season in Charlotte began with the belief his staff could reclaim the career of Sam Darnold, but it hasn't gone according to plan. The QB was back on the practice field Wednesday, but his return to game action
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Monday, Dec. 13
Kareem Hunt's recent return from injured reserve has encountered another interruption. The RB suffered an ankle injury in Cleveland's 24-22 win over Baltimore on Sunday, and Browns coach Kevin Stefanski told reporters Monday the team does not expect Hunt to play in Saturday's game against the Raiders.
Panthers QB Cam Newton active vs. Cardinals with small package of plays
Cam Newton is back with the Panthers. Ian Rapoport breaks down how this surprising reunion came to be.
Panthers OC Joe Brady: 'Everything is on the table' with Cam Newton Sunday vs. Cardinals
Carolina's decision to bring Cam Newton back came just three days before the club's next game. Despite the quick turnaround, Panthers OC Joe Brady didn't rule out the possibility that Newton could be used Sunday against the Cardinals.
Sam Darnold on Panthers' QB situation heading into 2022 season
Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold speaks on the Panthers' QB situation heading into the 2022 NFL regular season.
Which QB will start more games in 2022: Mitchell Trubisky or Sam Darnold? | 'GMFB'
"GMFB" discusses which QB will start more games in 2022 between Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mitchell Trubisky or Carolina Pantherss quarterback Sam Darnold.
'Total Access' crew takes spins on the Wheel of Chaos
NFL 'Total Access' crew takes spins on the Wheel of Chaos.
USC football players make 2022 predictions for former Trojans
The USC football players make 2022 predictions for former Trojans.
Panthers owner David Tepper: 'I think we have a really good QB in Sam Darnold'
Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper: 'I think we have a really good QB in Sam Darnold'.
Giardi's message to Panthers: 'Go get Jimmy Garoppolo'
NFL Network's Mike Giardi offers a message to the Carolina Panthers, saying they should 'go get Jimmy Garoppolo' to be a veteran quarterback who can provide stability for Panthers head coach Matt Rhule in a pivotal year.
Sam Darnold on Panthers drafting QB: 'Whatever happens, happens'
Carolina Panthers QB Sam Darnold on Panthers drafting QB: 'Whatever happens, happens'.
Top 10 Panthers plays | 2021 season
Watch the 10 best highlight plays made by the Carolina Panthers in the 2021 NFL season.
Can't-Miss Play: Robby Anderson's toe-tap catch caps Darnold's pinpoint 19-yard TD pass
Carolina Panthers wide receiver Robby Anderson shows off his concentration on a 19-yard touchdown reception on a pass from quarterback Sam Darnold.
D.J. Moore climbs WAY up to snag Darnold's 17-yard laser
Carolina Panthers wide receiver D.J. Moore shows off his vertical leap on a 17-yard catch.
Chuba Hubbard's stretching TD snag caps Panthers' long opening drive
Carolina Panthers running back Chuba Hubbard catches a touchdown pass from quarterback Sam Darnold to cap the Panthers' 14-play opening drive.
D.J. Moore snags Darnold's compromised pass for 20-yard pickup
Carolina Panthers wide receiver D.J. Moore catches a pass from quarterback Sam Darnold for a gain of 20 yards.
Sam Darnold slings third-down laser on the run to Terrace Marshall Jr.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold throws a pass on the sideline to wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr.
D.J. Moore's juggling act nets 19 yards to move the sticks
Carolina Panthers wide receiver D.J. Moore makes a juggling catch for a gain of 19 yards.
Can't-Miss Play: Darnold's first pass in return goes for 63 yards to Shi Smith
Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold escapes a sack and throws on the run for a 63-yard completion to wide receiver Shi Smith.
Rapoport: Sam Darnold to return for Panthers in Week 16 vs. Buccaneers
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that quarterback Sam Darnold to return for Carolina Panthers in Week 16 vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Every Panthers touchdown at the bye | 2021 season
Watch every Carolina Panthers touchdown through 12 games of the 2021 season.
Rapoport: How Cam Newton signing impacts Darnold's future in CAR
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport: How Cam Newton signing impacts Sam Darnold's future in Carolina
Top 10 Panthers plays at midseason | 2021 season
Watch the Carolina Panthers' best plays through the first 9 weeks of the 2021 season.
Garafolo: Sam Darnold 'likely out several weeks' with fractured scapula
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports that Carolina Panthers quarterback Sam Darnold is 'likely out several weeks' with a fractured scapula.
Top plays from first half of 2021 season | Next Gen Stats
Next Gen Stats highlights some of the most impressive numbers and data from the top plays of the first half of the season
Rhule: Darnold 'can't keep throwing the ball up' for potential turnovers
Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule addresses the media after the team's loss to the New England Patriots in Week 9.
PFF previews player matchups heading into Week 9
Take a deep dive into the biggest Pro Football Focus statistics heading into Week 9 of NFL action.