Posts Tagged ‘jerry-richardson’

Carolina Panthers Fire General Manager Marty Hurney

The Panthers have gotten off to an awful start in 2012, going 1-5 after Sunday’s loss to the Cowboys. Monday, the slow start cost GM Marty Hurney his job. Hurney was fired Monday, after more than a decade on the job and a trip to the Super Bowl, where the team lost to the Patriots […]

Panthers Owner Richardson Decrees to QB Newton – “No Tattoos or Piercings”

By Panthers Gab Columnist Trey Woody Apparently Jerry Richardson sat down with Cam Newton about certain expectations for his appearance on the team. Newton was asked if he had any tattoos or piercings to which he replied, “No sir, I don’t have any.” Richardson then promptly said, ” We want to keep it that way…we […]

Eight Owners at the Negotiating Sessions Between Owners and Players

On Wednesday, six NFL owners — Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, Patriots owner Robert Kraft, Giants co-owner John Mara, Steelers owner Art Rooney, Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones — attended the negotiating sessions with a team from the NFL Players Association. All six are members of the 10-member NFL Management Council Executive […]

Talks Between Owners and NFLPA Not Going Well According to Panthers Owner

When it comes to there being football next season, it is starting to get somewhat late for the NFLPA and the owners to come to a new labor deal to avoid a lockout next season. Panthers owner Jerry Richardson, one of the leaders in labor talks between the National Football League and its players, said […]

Family Squabbling Led to Richardsons’ Departure

It isn’t every day that you have two siblings in high positions of authority in the NFL – in this specific instance, the Carolina Panthers as Mark and Jon Richardson were team president and stadium president of the team, respectively – with the operative word being were. As I had reported earlier today, both brothers […]

Panthers Tab Former TCU AD As Team President

It certainly did not take long for the Carolina Panthers to find a team president to replace owner Jerry Richardson’s son, did it? Just one day (really, just 24 hours!) after the surprising resignation of his son, Mark Richardson and his brother Jon (who ran Bank of America Stadium, home of the Panthers), the elder […]

Fox to Stay on Hot Seat Until Panthers Get Back to Super Bowl Form

The rumors remain out there that if the Carolina Panthers do not turn around what was a disappointing 8-8 2006 season into a winner in 2007, head coach John Fox will be shown the door and the team may start to look at getting rid of some vets and start getting younger.  Owner Jerry Richardson […]