Monday morning, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network said to not dismiss the Carolina Panthers from being in the mix for Houston Texans' quarterback Deshaun Watson. Teams like the New York Jets and Miami Dolphins have already made calls to Houston but for the Panthers to get seriously involved in trade talks, what would they have to give up? Well, considering every team in the league knows Watson is unhappy with how things are being run in Houston, it may not take as much as it should.
When Carolina beat Washington in Week 16, Samuel posted five catches for 106 yards and another seven carries for 52 yards. Go back to some of Rivera's old quotes on Samuel and a picture gets painted that makes a Washington reunion between the two seem plausible. Rivera on Samuel - March 2019 - "You see him going before practice to catch balls.
The Buffalo Bills are one win away from the Super Bowl. The Carolina Panthers are still probably a couple of seasons away from making the playoffs. If any two teams in the NFL could be considered stepbrothers, it’s these two franchises.