Analysis: Ron Rivera just the first domino to fall in Panthers’ rebuild
Existing in the NFL with a false hope of contention is worse than rebuilding. New Panthers owner David Tepper is in this for the long haul. In addition to Rivera, that long haul is unlikely to include Newton, Hurney and a number of veterans once the 2019 season ends.
Cam Newton is rehabbing in Atlanta after undergoing successful surgery to repair a Lisfranc injury on his left foot , Panthers interim Ryan Clark and Stephen A. Smith agree that the Panthers should also move on from Cam Newton after firing Ron Rivera to give the new head coach a complete fresh start.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Surgery to repair quarterback Cam Newton 's partially torn right rotator cuff was successful , Carolina Panthers officials said. Team officials expect Newton to be ready to practice when the Panthers report to training camp in late July. Newton posted on Instagram early Thursday
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Carolina Panthers quarterback and former NFL MVPon his injured foot earlier this week.
While it’s going to keep Newton out for the remainder of the season, the hope is he’ll ready some time during the offseason.
Newton took to Instagram and posted about his successful surgery () Thursday afternoon.
Reading between the scrambled lines (almost literally), Newton announced the surgery was a success and thanked everyone for their prayers.
Cam Newton shares emotional ‘thank you’ message to Ron Rivera after firing
"Thank you for allowing me to be me!!"Now the injured QB will have a second coach, as Rivera was fired by the Panthers on Tuesday.
Panthers interim coach says quarterback Cam Newton has had surgery on his injured foot and is resting in his hometown of Atlanta. Carolina interim coach Perry Fewell said Wednesday that the surgery was a success , but added there is no timetable for Newton 's return to the football field.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has had surgery on his injured foot and is resting in his hometown of Atlanta. Carolina interim coach Perry Fewell said Wednesday that the surgery was a success , but added there is no timetable for Newton 's return to the football field.
It’s not yet knownnext season. The team’s move to could play into that decision.
Newton, who was dealing with a Lisfranc injury in his foot, was upset about Carolina firing the only coach he has played for during a largely successful nine-year NFL career.
Newton, 30, played in just two games this season prior to the injury.next season, the former No. 1 overall pick has lost each of his past eight starts as the Panthers’ starting quarterback.
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Report: Panthers interviewed former Packers coach Mike McCarthy for head coaching vacancy .
Report: Panthers interviewed former Packers coach Mike McCarthy for head coaching vacancyThe interview took place after Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts, according to the report.