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Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: #Panthers at Arizona

Posted by: ST on October 6, 2013 at 12:38 pm » 4 Comments

The Arizona Cardinals are at 2-2 and the Panthers are a 1-2, having a bye week last week after their resounding defeat of the hapless Giants the week before. The Panthers, on a road trip, are looking to build on that win after their disappointing back to back losses to start off the season, while […]

 

Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: NY Giants at the Carolina #Panthers

Posted by: ST on September 22, 2013 at 12:54 pm » 3 Comments

The 0-2 Panthers are preparing to take on the 0-2 NY Giants here at home and Panthers coach Ron Rivera increasingly finds himself on the hot seat with what many call his “conservative play calling” – especially in critical 4th and 1 situations. Charlotte Observer sports columnist Scott Fowler writes: Fourth down. Those two words […]

 

Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: #Panthers at the Buffalo Bills

Posted by: ST on September 15, 2013 at 12:50 pm » 2 Comments

The Carolina Panthers are visiting the Buffalo Bills today in one some are characterizing as a “must-win” game for the Panthers – even though we’re only into the second game of the season. The Bills also lost last week, so both teams will be hungry for their first win of the season in an attempt […]

 

#Panthers QB Cam Newton rejects racial politics on black QBs in the NFL

Posted by: ST on September 12, 2013 at 7:53 pm » 1 Comment

The Charlotte Observer sports section reports on Panthers’ star QB Cam Newton’s views on the media-driven hype over the number of black quarterbacks in the NFL: For the first time in the Cam Newton era, the Carolina Panthers will face consecutive teams with quarterbacks of African-American descent after hosting Russell Wilson’s Seahawks and traveling to […]

 

Sunday NFL Football Open Thread: Seahawks at the @Panthers

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2013 at 12:17 pm » 10 Comments

Are you ready for some football? Yeehaw! I sure as heck am. It’s opening day for the start of the 2013-2014 NFL season and the Carolina Panthers will kick it off here at home versus the Seattle Seahawks.  It’s a beautiful day in Charlotte with temperatures expected to be in the upper 80s and only […]

 

Deval Patrick: “You guys can handle the terrorists, I’m catching some Zs.”

Posted by: Phineas on June 6, 2013 at 3:51 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas You’re the Governor of Massachusetts. Islamic terrorists have just blown up a major sporting sporting event in your state’s capital city, killing several and wounding hundreds.  Boston is on lock-down, the police have done everything except declare martial law, and the terrorists are on the loose. No one knows where they are […]

 

At least the President knows his priorities

Posted by: Phineas on March 21, 2013 at 11:41 am » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas National debt approaching $17 trillion? North Korean nukes and the threat of war on the peninsula? America’s credit rating? Nah, it’s March Madness, baby! And Barack Obama, President of the United States, tweeted this morning to remind everyone to get in on the fun: Finish your bracket: It’s time for #MarchMadness. twitter.com/BarackObama/st… […]

 

Super Bowl Sunday Open Thread

Posted by: ST on February 3, 2013 at 5:23 pm » 6 Comments

Well, who are y’all rooting for? Its the 49ers all the way for me, and hoping for a good game rather than a blowout. Settling down with the family, including Muffie T., and about to dig into the snacks. Enjoy the game! And be safe if you’re out celebrating. 

 

Sunday Football Playoff Games Open Thread

Posted by: ST on January 20, 2013 at 12:28 pm » 5 Comments

I’m about grab some lunch and then kick back and be lazy on the recliner with la familia and enjoy an afternoon of playoff football.  I’ve got the 49ers and Patriots going to the Super Bowl, but I’m not the best when it comes to football predictions so take my prognostications with a grain of […]

 

NFL playoffs weekend open thread

Posted by: ST on January 12, 2013 at 1:15 pm » 8 Comments

Yeehaw! Are you ready for some football? All playoff games for this weekend promise to be good ones, maybe even nailbiters – which makes them even more worth watching. As much as I adore Packers cuties Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews, my heart belongs to the 49ers – the team I have loved since moving […]