How does Carolina Panthers’ new receiving corps stack up to the 2013 group?

It’s been a whirlwind offseason for the Carolina Panthers’ receiving corps. Over the past few months, they’ve released Panther legend Steve Smith and lost Brandon LaFell and Ted Ginn Jr. to NFL’s free agency black hole. This week, we reported the signing of former Philadelphia Eagles standout Jason Avant. Avant will join previous free agency additions Jerricho Cotchery and...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Avant Signed With Carolina, Could See New Career Highs As A Result

Yesterday it was announced that former Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant signed a one year contract with the Carolina Panthers.  The 30 year old former 4th round pick in 2006 out of Michigan quickly became a leader on the Eagles as they transitioned away from their Super Bowl core and into two different eras.  Avant is known for his sure handedness and locker room presence. The...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers Sign Jason Avant

Per NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Carolina Panthers have signed wide receiver Jason Avant to a one-year contract: The #Panthers announced they signed WR Jason Avant to a one-year contract — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 7, 2014 Terms of the deal were not immediately available. The Eagles had signed Avant to a five-year, $14.8 million contract in 2010, but released him this...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking news: Carolina Panthers fill out receiving corps with veteran receiver

Sunday night we reported that the Carolina Panthers were bringing in former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant for a visit on Monday. Apparently it went well because Avant came away with a new one year contract. The salary isn’t clear at this time, but it’s likely a low, cap friendly number given Carolina’s situation. There’s a strong chance that Avant, 30, will...
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Panthers sign Jason Avant

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; The Carolina Panthers have announced the signing of wide receiver Jason Avant. https://twitter.com/Panthers/status/453298411840618496 Avant can be a nice number two receiver for Carolina.  My guess is they’ll look to grab a number one target during the draft.   var ACE_AR = {Site: &...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Panthers Close To An Agreement With WR Jason Avant

  According to Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer, it “sounds” like the Panthers have an agreement in place with veteran WR Jason Avant. Person adds that an official announcement could come soon. Avant was visiting with the Panthers Monday after finding some interest from teams like the Patriots and Chiefs. The Panthers have checked in on a number of receivers, but have...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Jason Avant visiting the Carolina Panthers

This afternoon former wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, Jason Avant will be visiting with the Carolina Panthers.  Jason Avant was released from the Eagles at the end of the 2013 season, while missing a career-low three games according to Mike Florio with NBC Sports. For Carolina, the interest in Avant is probably higher now since a majority of high-value prospects like...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jason Avant set to visit Carolina Panthers on Monday

Former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant was released earlier this off-season due to financial reasons, who would also think that Desean Jackson would have been released as well. With Avant leaving the Eagles, he could find a new home with the Carolina Panthers and be an integral part of their offense. According to PFT, Avant will be visiting the Panthers tomorrow. Unlike...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots have reportedly checked out Jason Avant, Lance Moore

According to the Boston Globe,  the New England Patriots recently checked out free agents Lance Moore and Jason Avant. . Even by bringing Edelman back and adding LaFell, the Patriots probably aren’t done adding bodies at receiver. They still brought in former Titan Kenny Britt for a visit on Monday, a source told the Globe, and have checked out names such as Jason Avant and Lance...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Eagles release Jason Avant

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to ProFootballTalk.com,  the Eagles have released wide receiver Jason Avant. Eagles release WR Jason Avant, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) March 4, 2014 Avant should draw plenty of interest as a free agent. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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