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Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 2 days ago.

With its decision to ban kneeling during the national anthem, critics are accusing the NFL of prioritizing being in the good financial graces of mainstream America over the social justice passions of its players trying to draw attention to the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of police. Some opponents of the new policy now vow to never watc

Hedge fund billionaire Tepper approved unanimously as Panthers owner

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 3 days ago.

The NFL approved the sale of the Carolina Panthers to former Pittsburgh Steelers minority owner David Tepper on Tuesday by a 32-0 vote at the league's meetings in Atlanta. "I would like to congratulate David and welcome him to the NFL," commissioner Roger Goodell said while introducing Tepper. "We're thrilled to have you." "The first thing I

Panthers have new face at top, new faces on field this year

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 3 days ago.

While NFL owners were busy unanimously approving the sale of the Carolina Panthers to hedge fund owner David Tepper in Atlanta, his new team was taking the field for the first time together this season 250 miles away in Charlotte. Tepper inherits a team that will have a noticeably new look for 2018. Sure, many of the veteran core players including

Philadelphia Eagles confirm plans to visit White House

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 4 days ago.

Head coach Doug Pederson confirmed the Philadelphia Eagles will be accepting an invitation to visit the White House on June 5 in recognition of their Super Bowl LII victory over the New England Patriots. "Well right now, obviously, June 5 is the day we're going to go," Pederson told reporters Thursday before the Eagles' first practice of organi

Hedge fund billionaire Tepper approved unanimously as Panthers owner

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 4 days ago.

The NFL approved the sale of the Carolina Panthers to former Pittsburgh Steelers minority owner David Tepper on Tuesday by a 32-0 vote at the league's meetings in Atlanta. "I would like to congratulate David and welcome him to the NFL," commissioner Roger Goodell said while introducing Tepper. "We're thrilled to have you." "The first thing I

David Tepper approved as new Panthers owner, says team staying put

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 4 days ago.

The 60-year-old Tepper bought the team for a reported $2.275 billion from founding owner Jerry Richardson. Richardson put the Panthers up for sale several months ago after a Sports Illustrated report detailing numerous allegations of sexually predatory behavior toward female employees and at least one financial settlement to a black scout that he c

NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 4 days ago.

The new owner of the Carolina Panthers is committed to keeping the team in the Carolinas. The NFL unanimously approved Tepper's $2.2 billion purchase of the team from Jerry Richardson on Tuesday, leading to immediate questions about the new owner's thoughts on replacing 22-year-old Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

NFL seals Panthers sale with approval

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 4 days ago.

Billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper's acquisition of the Carolina Panthers was completed on Tuesday after the deal was unanimously approved by National Football League (NFL) owners meeting in Atlanta. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said the league's finance committee and team owners had given blanket approval to the sale, worth a reported

Pending Panthers owner recalls overcoming childhood abuse

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 5 days ago.

David Tepper had to do more than accumulate great wealth in order to get to the point he could buy a football team. The soon-to-be-owner of the Panthers also had to move past some childhood experiences which were traumatic for him, and provided a great motivator for his future. Via Sharon Eberson of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Tepper delivered a

NFL: Watt offers to pay for funerals of Santa Fe shooting victims

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 7 days ago.

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has offered to pay for the funerals of the Santa Fe High School shooting victims. Watt received the 2017 Walter Payton Man of the Year award in February for his fundraising efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey. The Texans released a statement offering their condolences to families and those affecte

Tepper buys Panthers, pending NFL approval

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 9 days ago.

David Tepper and the Carolina Panthers announced an agreement in principle is in place to transition ownership from franchise founder Jerry Richardson pending NFL approval. Other bidders conceded Tuesday to Tepper's final bid, which is well above the NFL-record $1.4 billion sale of the Buffalo Bills in 2014. "I am thrilled to have been selected t

What You Need to Know About Panthers' New Owner David Tepper; State of Women in NFL Media

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 9 days ago.

This week I sat down for conversations with three sportswriters: Judy Battista and Jenny Vrentas on women covering the NFL, and Jonathan Jones on the ownership change with the Carolina Panthers. Judy Battista of NFL.com, a veteran of 18 years covering the NFL, and Jenny Vrentas of The MMQB, who has covered the league for 11 years, discussed the sta

Jerry Richardson Moves On; the NFL’s Investigation Could Be Forced to Do the Same

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 9 days ago.

On Jerry Richardson’s six-mile drive from his south Charlotte home to his uptown stadium, he would regularly stop at Art’s BBQ and Deli for breakfast, then go up the road one final mile before parking in the loading dock of Bank of America Stadium to begin the day. Around 8:30 Tuesday morning, as news broke that David Tepper would be the winnin

Panthers Finalize Terms For Sale To Billionaire David Tepper

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 9 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers have been sold to billionaire hedge fund manager David Tepper, the team announced Wednesday. "Bringing the Panthers and the NFL to the Carolinas in 1993 was enormously fulfilling for Rosalind and me and all of our partners," Panthers founder Jerry Richardson said. The purchase price would be a record for an NFL franchise, to

Panthers: Signed agreement to sell NFL team to David Tepper

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 10 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers are off the market. The Panthers announced Wednesday they have signed a "definitive agreement" to sell the team to David Tepper, the founder and president of global hedge fund Appaloosa Management. The deal is subject to NFL approval.

Panthers announce sale to David Tepper

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 10 days ago.

The Panthers announced the sale of the team to Steelers minority partner David Tepper, setting the stage for his being approved at next week’s owners meetings in Atlanta. “I am thrilled to have been selected to be the next owner of the Carolina Panthers,” Tepper said in a statement from the team. Tepper was able to buy the team after Richards

Report: Curry's hometown Panthers to be sold to part-owner of Steelers

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 10 days ago.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Carolina Panthers are being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion. Hedge fund manager David Tepper has agreed to buy the Panthers from team founder Jerry Richardson, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday. The purchase is subject to a vote at the NFL owners meeting next week in Atlanta.

Who Is David Tepper, the Presumed New Owner of the Carolina Panthers?

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 11 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers will reportedly get a new owner Tuesday, with a sale price that’s double the league records. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport says the $2.2 billion deal should close today, transferring ownership from disgraced owner Jerry Richardson to hedge fund manager David Tepper. The sale of the #Panthers from owner Jerry Richardson to hed

New Panthers owner David Tepper is not a fan of Donald Trump

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 11 days ago.

While NFL owners seemed paralyzed by fear last year over what Donald Trump might tweet about them next, the man buying the Carolina Panthers might enjoy that fight. Hedge fund manager David Tepper will buy the Panthers on Tuesday, according to reports, for $2.2 billion. While most new NFL owners aren’t all that notable, Tepper is because of his o

David Tepper’s hedge fund dumped its entire Apple stake ahead of the billionaire's expected purchase of the Carolina Panthers (AAPL)

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 11 days ago.

Tepper is expected to purchase the Carolina Panthers NFL team for $2.2 billion, it was reported Tuesday. Follow Apple's stock price in real-time here. David Tepper’s hedge fund, Appaloosa Management, exited its stake in Apple during the first quarter, documents filed Tuesday show.

AP sources: Tepper to buy Panthers for record $2.2 billion

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 11 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers are being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion. Hedge fund manager David Tepper has agreed to buy the Panthers from team founder Jerry Richardson, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday. The purchase is subject to a vote at the NFL owners meeting next week in Atlanta.

Panthers sale moving away from Ben Navarro, sources say

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 15 days ago.

Ben Navarro, at one time considered a primary contender to buy the Carolina Panthers, has been told the sale is moving quickly in the direction of another candidate, sources told ESPN. Navarro had been one of two leading candidates to take over ownership of the NFL team. The other is Pittsburgh Steelers?minority owner David Tepper, who is now consi

NFL notebook: Big Ben 'surprised' by Rudolph pick

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 20 days ago.

Ben Roethlisberger does not understand why the Pittsburgh Steelers selected quarterback Mason Rudolph in the third round last week. For one, Roethlisberger told the "Cook and Poni" show on KDKA-AM on Friday he plans to play "three or five more years" and does not need a successor in place so soon. "I was surprised when they took a quarterback,

Report: Panthers' DBs coach resigned after misconduct investigation

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 21 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers reportedly said Friday that the resignation of defensive backs coach Curtis Fuller earlier this week was in response to workplace misconduct complaints against him. "After approaching Coach Fuller with the findings of an investigation into complaints of inappropriate conduct, we accepted his resignation,'' Panthers spokespe

Panthers' internal investigation leads to resignation of defensive backs coach

Source sports.yahoo.com. | 22 days ago.

The Carolina Panthers’ internal investigation into workplace practices has led to the resignation of at least one employee. In a statement on Friday, the team confirmed that the resignation of defensive backs coach Curtis Fuller on Wednesday came after complaints of workplace misconduct. Fuller had been with the Panthers since 2013.