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  • StunGunn Dec 10, 2015
    Sports Legend

    There's a lot of coaches on the hot seat this year, but thankfully, Riverboat Ron isn't one of them! Keep Pounding Panthers!

  • sweet D Nov 18, 2015
    Bench Warmer

    View quoted thread


    no doubt!
    and to think this op is a heel homer......cant beat it!

  • GT Scored on their first drive! Nov 8, 2015
    Towel Boy

    Wow! This was a total debacle!

  • kato_karma3.4 Mar 17, 2014
    Towel Boy

    a) Ron went all "Riverboat" after this post was created (desperate times)
    b) 5 of Panthers last 7 wins were by a TD or less (could have easily went the other way)
    c) let's see what Ron does this season (will those COY skills magically disappear???)

  • WolfPackFanInDaHouse Mar 13, 2014
    Towel Boy

    LOL

    O/P isn't what one might refer to as "bright".

    #PoorThing
    #IBetIt'sATarHoleFanToBoot

    :)

  • Dr. PwntV2 Jan 4, 2014
    All Star

    LOL, the Panthers laughed at this thread all the way to the top of the NFC South.

    Great call, slick.

  • vt94hokies Jan 3, 2014
    Veteran

    Time to give him a raise.

  • Jack + Coke Dec 30, 2013
    Rookie

    View quoted thread


    :)

  • uBnice Dec 30, 2013
    Pro

    View quoted thread


    You had me there for a second. But then I recognized that this is sarcasm. :-)

  • Jack + Coke Dec 29, 2013
    Rookie

    Looks like COY honors coming.

  • 2ND AMENDMENT Dec 23, 2013
    Pro

    I think he's done OK at 11-4 so far this year. He might be able to save his job if they can pull the upset and beat Atlanta in the last game. MAYBE.
    He just doesn't seem to have what it takes with the decision making and all. And it definitely doesn't look like he has the respect of the locker room. His guys just don't seem to play very hard. I agree, he just doesn't have what it takes.

  • BlueDevils00 Oct 7, 2013
    Sports Legend

    He should've never been hired in the first place. You can thank our senile owner for that one.

    Cam must go, too. No progression in 3 years... he is still trying to live off his athletic ability. Too many turnovers, innacurate throws, and eyeing down the primary target. He is a college QB trying to make it in a grown mans league.

    Trade him now.... get whatever you can.

  • fouroaksboys Oct 7, 2013
    All Star

    why give rivera the boot, its not rivera look at mike fox just rolling in denver its the team not the players the panthers are just awful and no coach can save them just like the cowboys they are awful and nobody can save them as long as jerry jones is the owner but rivera is not the problem its cam newton!

  • fouroaksboys Oct 7, 2013
    All Star

    and my panther buddies giving me the downs about losing to the broncos today, we gave the broncos im quite sure alot better game than cameron newton and the panthers would have given that enough said!

  • ncsufan18 Sep 16, 2013
    Pro

    Agreed. I was willing to give him the benefit of the doubt going in to the season and even after the loss to Seattle, because lets be honest the coach cant do much about a veteran player fumbling the ball. But something has to change, if you keep losing every close game at some point, if it hasn't already happened, the players will have that losing mentality every time the game is close in the 4th qtr. Better to nip in now and hope we can recover.

  • kato_karma2.1 Sep 15, 2013
    Pro

    Players on the field didn't execute in crunch time...

    but the playing not to lose mentality and ineffective coaching in close games has got to go -- the sooner, the better.

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