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Monday's NFL training camp injury and roster news
Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams has a shoulder sprain and is considered week-to-week, Ian Rapoport reported. Keep track of all the latest NFL news, injuries and transactions right here.
Shaq aims to step up for Panthers D after Kuechly's retirement
With teammates Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis gone, Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson knows he has to step up to fill the leadership void.
Shaq Thompson: Bridgewater 'is back,' Cam 'still has it'
Panthers linebacker is excited about the addition of Teddy Bridgewater, but also happy to see former teammate Cam Newton catch on with the Patriots.
NFL free agency: Byron Jones, Austin Hooper set for big paydays
How much loot will CB Byron Jones and TE Austin Hooper command on the open market? Ahead of free agency, Tom Pelissero talks to NFL executives and others around the league about non-quarterbacks who are in line for big paydays.
Panthers LB Luke Kuechly retiring after eight seasons
Carolina's captain is calling it quits. Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly announced via the team's Twitter account on Tuesday night that he is retiring after eight seasons in the league.
Week 17 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
The final week of the 2019 regular season is upon us. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 16 Sunday games.
Week 16 injury report for this weekend's NFL games
Week 16 of the 2019 season is upon us. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 15 games this weekend.
Panthers sign Shaq Thompson to 4-year, $54.2M deal
The Panthers signed LB Shaq Thompson to a four-year contract extension. The deal is for four years and $54.2 million with a max value of $57 million, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
2020 NFL Draft order: Giants vault into top three; Dolphins No. 5
Which pick in the 2020 NFL Draft does your team hold, and what are the top needs for all 32 clubs? Have a look at where things stand for every squad coming out of Week 10.
Week 6 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
Week 6 is here! Check out the full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 12 Sunday games.
3 things to watch for in Panthers-Buccaneers in London
Christian McCaffrey and Carolina (3-2) will toe the line with Jameis Winston and Tampa Bay (2-3) in a key NFC South showdown that kicks off from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium at 9:30 a.m. ET on Sunday.
Injuries: Tyreek Hill a game-time decision vs. Texans
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported there is optimism Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill will be cleared to play this week against the Texans. Hill suffered a clavicle injury in Week 1.
Injuries: James Washington likely out for a few weeks
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday that Steelers receiver James Washington is expected to miss a few weeks with a shoulder injury suffered Sunday.
NFL Week 5 game picks: Cowboys over Packers; Bucs nip Saints
Packers or Cowboys in Sunday's classic showdown? Can the Bucs knock off the Saints in New Orleans? Will the Browns stay hot in San Francisco? Gregg Rosenthal predicts every Week 5 game.
Shaq Thompson hoping to stay put with Panthers
In his fifth and final season, linebacker Shaq Thompson made it clear he wants to come back to Carolina, stating: "This is a place I've been for five years. I don't want to know any other place."
Injury roundup: Panthers put LB Shaq Thompson on IR
A day after shutting down quarterback Cam Newton, the Carolina Panthers placed linebacker Shaq Thompson on injured reserve because of a shoulder injury.
Panthers' Thomas Davis returns from PED suspension
The Panthers defense just got better. Linebacker Thomas Davis returns from his suspension for violating the league's policy against performance-enhancing substances.
Top 10 linebacker units: Broncos, Bears lead rankings
On the heels of the Khalil Mack trade, which NFL teams boast the best group of linebackers heading into the 2018 season? Chris Wesseling unveils his rankings.
Preseason Week 3 winners/losers: Odell Beckham gets paid
Gregg Rosenthal sees Nick Foles' confidence waning, while the arrow is pointing up for a pair of Giants receivers and a couple of young DEs. Have a look at the best and worst from Preseason Week 3.
What to watch for in Week 2 of the NFL preseason
Week 2 of the NFL preseason is here, giving us the opportunity to reaffirm some of the standout performances we saw from high-profile rookies and unheralded grinders last week.
NFC South projected starters: Saints boast NFL's top triplets?
With all due respect to the Steelers, do the Saints boast the NFL's top triplets? Is Cam Newton in position to regain MVP form? Will Tampa Bay flip the script on defense? Gregg Rosenthal examines the loaded lineups across the NFC South.
Panthers picking up Shaq Thompson's fifth-year option
Shaq Thompson is staying in Charlotte for at least another year. The Carolina Panthers are picking up the starting linebacker's fifth-year option. Thompson is now under contract through 2019.
NFL community reacts to Patriots' win over Jaguars
The New England Patriots advanced to the Super Bowl with a win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Check out how the NFL community reacted to the game.
Injuries: Melvin Gordon (ankle) optimistic for Sunday
The Los Angeles Chargers star running back is optimistic he can play Sunday against the Oakland Raiders despite an ankle injury, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Cardinals vs. Panthers highlights | Week 4
Watch the highlights in the Week 4 matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and the Carolina Panthers.
Panthers vs. Chargers highlights | Week 3
Watch the highlights of the Week 3 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Los Angeles Chargers.
Shaq attack! Thompson sneaks up on Kelley to force fumble for Panthers
Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson sneaks up on Kelley to force fumble for Panthers.
Shaq Thompson: The Teddy B that Minnesota drafted 'is back'
Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his offseason, linebacker Luke Kuechly's retirement, new head coach Matt Rhule, quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and more.
Titans vs. Panthers highlights | Week 9
Watch the highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Carolina Panthers.
Shaq Attack! Thompson goes untouched through gap for easy sack
Shaq Attack! Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson goes untouched through the A-gap for an easy sack on Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Panthers vs. Texans highlights | Week 4
Watch the highlights from the Week 4 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Houston Texans.
Shaq Thompson envelops Deshaun Watson for huge loss on sack
Shaq Thompson envelops Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson for huge loss on sack.
Butler, Thompson combine for first sack vs. Brees
Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson and defensive tackle Vernon Butler get to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for the sack.
Panthers collapse pocket on Wilson for huge sack
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is taken down for a sack by Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson.
Thompson comes off the edge untouched for a huge sack | True View
Carolina Panthers line backer Shaq Thompson comes off the edge untouched and makes a huge sack against the Dallas Cowboys.
Shaq Thompson on Cam Newton's fashion: He doesn't care what you say about him
Carolina Panthers linebacker Shaq Thompson chats about the Week 2 matchup with the Atlanta Falcons