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Panthers relying on veteran Cason to help shore up secondary

The Carolina Panthers are pinning their hopes for a starting cornerback on a player that was listed by a national media outlet as the fourth biggest draft bust in San Diego Chargers history. But head coach Ron Rivera and secondary and passing defensive coordinator Steve Wilks know all about Antoine Cason from having both coached him from 2008 through 2011, so there's a good chance...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Antoine Cason likely to enter training camp as No. 1 CB

The Carolina Panthers are weak at two positions entering the 2014 seasons — cornerback and wide receiver. The good news for the Panthers is that they made a solid free agent signing in Antoine Cason, who is expected to enter training camp as the starter. The Charlotte Observer passed along the news about Cason expecting to be the No. 1 corner. Cason was a first-round pick in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking News: Carolina Panthers add a former first round pick

The Carolina Panthers have agreed to a 1-year deal with cornerback Antoine Cason according to ProFootballTalk. The former first round pick has never missed a game in his six NFL seasons with the San Diego Chargers and Arizona Cardinals. He’s the second veteran secondary player Carolina has signed to quell the losses of half their secondary in the last week. The 27-year old is...
Via cover32 - Panthers
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers Sign CB Antoine Cason To A One-Year Contract

Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk reports that former Cardinals CB Antoine Cason has signed a one-year contract with the Panthers. Cason, 27, was relegated to a very limited role last season for the Cardinals, playing only 169 snaps total and grading out negatively according to ProFootball Focus.  Cason was viewed last offseason as a viable player to man the slot corner role, however...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers Expected To Sign Free Agent CB Antoine Cason “Soon”

Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic is “hearing” that former Cardinals free agent CB Antoine Cason will sign with the Carolina Panthers “soon.“ Joe Person confirms that Cason is visiting with the Panthers Wednesday. Adam Caplan of ESPN notes that Cason has been on the Panthers radar for “several weeks” and fits their defensive scheme. Cason, 27, played sparingly for...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cason stepping up in Mathieu's absence for Cardinals

After playing sparingly in first 10 games, defensive back Antoine Cason came up big for Cardinals against Titans and hopes to continue to take advantage of opportunity.
Via Fox Sports Arizona
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals sign CB Antoine Cason

According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, the Cardinals have signed former Chargers cornerback Antoine Cason to a one-year deal. Cardinals agree to terms with CB Antoine Cason. 1-yr deal. — Kent Somers (@kentsomers) March 15, 2013 Cason recorded 73 tackles, 2 forced fumbles and 2 interceptions in 2012.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Antoine Cason signs with Cardinals

TEMPE, Ariz. The Cardinals likely completed the revamping of their cornerback position by signing former University of Arizona standout Antoine Cason on Friday. Kent Somers of The Arizona Republic first reported the deal, adding that it is for one year and roughly 2 million plus incentives. Cason is coming off a 2012 season with the San Diego Chargers in which he posted two interceptions...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots starting to look for secondary help, Antoine Cason on their list

Free-agent CB Antoine Cason figures to find landing spot soon. Teams showing most interest: #Jaguars, #Browns, #Panthers, #Patriots. — Eric Edholm (@Eric_Edholm) March 14, 2013 Antoine Cason has been a cornerback for the San Diego Chargers since being drafted by them in the first round of the 2008 draft. He's had at least two interceptions in every year he's played. Cason...
Via Patriots Life
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Cason’s struggles typical of ordinary Chargers defense

2008 first-round pick Antoine Cason has had an up and down career in San Diego. The cornerback ended 2010 riding high after a particularly strong stretch of games that matched the Chargers’ defense overall solid performance. Cason has struggled so much this year that Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports there is a…
Via Pro Football Talk
October 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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