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Keep Sounding: The Panthers coaching staff is starting to come together

Frank Reich is the Panthers new head coach and his staff is starting to take shape.

The Carolina Panthers have made Frank Reich the franchise’s next head coach. The skeleton of his staff is starting to take shape with a couple of retained coaches and new hires. We talk about it.

Our thoughts on the hiring of Frank Reich as the team’s head coach Having strong opinions about coaching candidates Reich landed Ejiro Evero, a highly sought after coach, to be the team’s defensive...

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Panthers hire linebackers coach Peter Hansen

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Evero is expected to have a relatively free hand in building his staff. What can we learn from his first hire?

The Carolina Panthers have hired new defensive coordinator Ejiro Evero’s first assistant coach: linebackers coach Peter Hansen. Hansen coached with Evero in both Denver and San Francisco. His most recent role was also as linebackers coach for the Broncos last season. Denver released Hansen from his contract just this week.

Panthers are...

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49ers Hiring Steve Wilks As New Defensive Coordinator

According to Tom Pelissero, the 49ers are hiring former Panthers interim HC Steve Wilks as their new defensive coordinator.  He was in town interviewing

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What are the Panthers' top offseason roster needs, beyond QB?

Here is a position-by-position breakdown of the roster new coach Frank Reich inherited.

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Ejiro Evero Hired as Panthers DC After Exit from Sean Payton's Broncos

After hiring Frank Reich as their head coach, the Carolina Panthers made a significant addition to his staff on Sunday. The Panthers

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Scott Fitterer’s Year 2 review: Salary cap management and contract extensions

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The Panthers GM got it mostly right when freeing up cap space and re-signing his guys.

Over the next several weeks I’ll look back on Scott Fitterer’s second year as the Carolina Panthers general manager and assess his performance in salary cap management, free agent signings, the 2022 draft, and player trades. Last year he earned a “C” grade in his first season as GM. We’ll see if he fared better in Year 2.

This week we will explore Fitterer’s...

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Miller's new two-round NFL mock draft: One big trade, five QBs and several rising prospects

Matt Miller goes two rounds, with projected landing spots for QBs, top prospects and Senior Bowl risers across 63 picks. Plus, a possible trade for the Bears at No. 1.

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The Scratching Post: 2/6-2/10

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Here’s this week’s open thread.

Greetings, internet users. Welcome to The Scratching Post.

Feel free to use this thread to chat about (almost) anything you want: video games, food, movies, non-football sports, you name it. As long as it’s allowed by the site’s ToS, it’s fair game here.

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Panthers make huge hire in Ejiro Evero as defensive coordinator

Respected assistant coach Ejiro Evero has been a sought-after figure as a defensive coordinator candidate recently. He now joins Frank Reich’s staff with the Carolina Panthers.

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Panthers Hiring Ejiro Evero As Defensive Coordinator

Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that the Panthers are hiring former Broncos DC Ejiro Evero as their new defensive coordinator under Frank Reich.  Évero also had interset from the Vikings, but it appears as though the Panthers were able to step up and close the deal.

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Panthers hire Ejiro Evero as defensive coordinator

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Frank Reich’s staff is coming together nicely.

The Carolina Panthers have come to terms with Ejiro Evero to be the team’s next defensive coordinator.

#Panthers agree to terms with Ejiro Evero to become defensive coordinatorhttps://t.co/ViQ27x7UK8

— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) February 5, 2023

Ejiro spent last season as defensive coordinator for the Denver Broncos. He led a unit that did its very best...

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Panthers hire Ejiro Evero as defensive coordinator

The 42-year-old helped his stock around the league during the 2022 season, his first in Denver. The Broncos generally held up very well defensively, in spite of the team’s significant struggles on offense. It, therefore, came as little surprise when Evero was offered the interim head coaching role after Nathaniel Hackett was fired.

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Report: Panthers hire Ejiro Evero as DC

The Carolina Panthers are hiring Ejiro Evero as their defensive coordinator, NFL Network reported Sunday. Evero, 42, held the same position last season with the Denver Broncos, who agreed to let him out of his contract.

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Panthers win race to land highly-touted defensive coordinator

Evero was singled out as a head coach candidate by a few teams, though a new defensive coordinator job always looked most likely. The Broncos opted to allow him to pursue other opportunities rather than keep him tied to their staff, with new coach Sean Payton choosing to bring in his own defensive coordinator.

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Panthers reach deal with Evero to be new DC

The Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with Ejiro Evero to make him the team's defensive coordinator.

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Panthers GM Scott Fitterer to have final say over 53-man roster

In his introductory press conference, new Panthers head coach Frank Reich shed some light on how the team will operate with respect to personnel decisions.

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Carolina Panthers request DC interview with Broncos' Ejiro Evero

Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Ejiro Evero continues to draw considerable interest around the NFL despite the uncertainty regarding his future in Denver.

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CSR Weekend Warriors: Sometimes, you just gotta lick the stamp and send it

Here’s a fresh weekend open thread just for you.

Feel free to use this thread to hang out over the weekend and chat about whatever you want (just make sure you follow the ToS ... the rules still apply here) with anyone who decides to stick around.

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49ers Interviewing With Steve Wilks For DC Job On Monday

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the 49ers have scheduled their meeting with former Panthers interim HC Steve Wilks for next Monday regarding their

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New theory links Daniel Jones with Panthers

Jones is a Charlotte native and grew up a Carolina fan is on track to hit free agency after first-year Giants general manager Joe Schoen declined the fifth-year option attached to the signal-caller's rookie contract last spring.

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