Matt Rhule says Panthers ‘felt we had to’ release Cam Newton, calls Teddy Bridgewater a ‘perfect fit’

The Carolina Panthers didn’t exactly go in depth with their feelings about longtime quarterback Cam Newton before finally releasing the former NFL MVP a week into free agency, but new coach Matt Rhule opened up on the team’s decision in a Wednesday one-on-one with team reporter Kristen Balboni. “Well, you Read more

NFL Free Agency Fantasy Fallout: Panthers moving on from Cam Newton with Teddy Bridgewater and Robby Anderson

Whether the Carolina Panthers are rebuilding or reloading, one thing is for sure; They won’t look much like the 2019 version. Matt Rhule is taking over as head coach. Cam Newton is being replaced by Teddy Bridgewater. Greg Olsen is being replaced by Ian Thomas. And on Tuesday, Robby Anderson agreed Read more

NFL Free Agency Fantasy Fallout: Sky is the limit for the Carolina Panthers’ offense with Teddy Bridgewater

Imagine the look on someone’s face if you’d told them even a year ago the Panthers were encouraging Cam Newton to seek a trade and signing Teddy Bridgewater instead. Life comes at you fast. Free Agency Fallout The thing is, after what Bridgewater showed last year in New Orleans, this Read more

2020 NFL Free Agency Grades: Panthers get ‘B-‘ for adding Bridgewater, Cowboys get ‘B+’ for re-signing Cooper

Guys haven’t even signed contracts, and already NFL teams are throwing around money like they print it. Welcome to NFL Free Agency, 2020. The period officially begins on Wednesday, but deals were already getting done on Sunday when teams could still negotiate with their own players. Once the legal tampering Read more

NFL Free Agency Fantasy Fallout: Teddy Bridgewater lands in best possible fit with Carolina

Mar 17, 2020 at 1:16 pm ET • 2 min read Get the latest insights @FantasyFootballToday After announcing Cam Newton should seek a trade, Carolina reached agreement with Teddy Bridgewater on Tuesday, reportedly to be their new starting quarterback. Bridgewater is an accurate quarterback with a career completion percentage of 65.2%, Read more

Panthers ‘closing in’ on signing QB Teddy Bridgewater to a multi-year deal

Teddy Bridgewater appears to have found found his next NFL team. The Panthers are “closing in” on a multi-year deal with Bridgewater, according to CBS Sports NFL insider Jason La Canfora. The current deal being negotiated is for three years and $60 million, per ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.  Bridgewater, 27, was also reportedly Read more

Ranking the Colts’ quarterback options: Rivers is the obvious choice, but Bridgewater makes too much sense

After making the remarkably easy and fortunate transition from Peyton Manning to Andrew Luck, the Indianapolis Colts suddenly find themselves in quarterback purgatory. They weren’t going to stay in quarterback heaven forever. This day was always coming for them — as it is for the Green Bay Packers, once Aaron Read more

Ranking the 10 best solutions to the Bears’ quarterback problem: Dalton, Bridgewater battle for top spot

Ryan Pace is lucky. The general manager who built the Bears’ Super Bowl-caliber defense, but is better known for his decision to trade up for Mitchell Trubisky instead of hanging back and taking either Deshaun Watson or Patrick Mahomes in the 2017 draft, has a chance to atone for his Read more