The Carolina Panthers announced today that a definitive agreement has been signed to sell the team to David Tepper, the founder and president of global hedge fund Appaloosa Management, L.P. and a well-known philanthropist.
Tepper, with his cash offer and NFL experience, besting Ben Navarro’s higher bid and Carolina connection. Owners are expected to approve the record deal at their meeting in Atlanta next week. WCCB News @ Ten anchor Morgan Fogarty has a look at Tepper's public and personal life.
Charleston Billionaire Ben Navarro Wishes Panthers "Success," Expresses Thanks For Being Included As Potential Buyer
Following the announcement that David Tepper has reportedly agreed the buy the Carolina Panthers, Charleston billionaire and potential buyer Ben Navarro says he wishes the team and fans success going forward.
People familiar with the situation say hedge fund manager David Tepper has agreed to buy the Carolina Panthers from team founder Jerry Richardson for a record $2.2 billion.
The presumption, reinforced Monday by a surprise report that claims Tepper's deal to buy the Carolina Panthers has been finalized. The Panthers will not confirm that report. But one local businessman tells WCCB News @ Ten anchor Morgan Fogarty that if Tepper is the guy, that's good news for Charlotte.
The Panthers wrapped up their two-day rookie minicamp on Saturday and while coach Ron Rivera said their is no favorite for the back up quarterback position, he is optimistic about the the potential of this year's rookies.
Participants came out to run in the HEARTest Yard 5k and and support The Greg Olsen Foundation.
The Carolina Panthers have placed running back Fozzy Whittaker on injured reserve after Whittaker tore his ACL earlier this week.
The Carolina Panthers have signed free agent running back Kenjon Barner to a one-year contract, the team announced today.
Potential Carolina Panthers owner Ben Navarro wants Peyton Manning to join his ownership group bidding to buy the team.
Registration is now open for the Carolina Panthers popular Moms’ Football Clinic program, which has been expanded to four markets in the Carolinas.
The Panthers have signed free agent running back C.J. Anderson to a one-year contract. Anderson, who spent five seasons with the Broncos before being released in April, could serve as a strong complement to 2017 first-round pick Christian McCaffrey.
The Carolina Panthers announced Monday that the team has agreed to terms with seven rookie free agents.
Before he turned 10 years old, Ian Thomas found himself staring at the real possibility of a childhood spent in foster care.
The Panthers moved to shore up their secondary with their second-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, adding LSU cornerback Donte Jackson with the 55th overall pick.
A limited number of single-game tickets to each of the Carolina Panthers home games for the 2018 season will go on sale Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m. EST.