NFL Week 4 numbers to know: Cowboys putting it all on Dak Prescott, Panthers rise without Christian McCaffrey

Football is a team sport, but the NFL is a league full of individual superstars. The best of the best land gigantic contracts, and oftentimes these salaries impact the way game plans are created. If you have a running back who’s making bank, you better feed him the ball. Likewise, Read more

Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey expected to miss multiple weeks with ankle injury suffered in loss to Bucs

© Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports It’s not the worst case scenario for the Carolina Panthers, but it is still very much a gut punch. On a Sunday that saw top talent around the league lost to injury — several of them being major in nature — running back Christian McCaffrey Read more

Panthers pay Christian McCaffrey: Here are eight NFL RBs who could be next up for a lucrative contract

Long-term running back deals aren’t as universally acclaimed as they once were, with Todd Gurley serving as 2020’s latest example of a big contract gone bad. But that didn’t stop the Carolina Panthers from resetting the entire RB market on Monday by making Christian McCaffrey the highest-paid player (per annual salary) Read more

Panthers make Christian McCaffrey the highest-paid RB in NFL history, per report

Days after indicating the Carolina Panthers were “obviously” aiming to extend Christian McCaffrey with a new contract, general manager Marty Hurney has done just that. As first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Panthers have signed McCaffrey to a new deal worth $16 million per season, resetting the RB market Read more