The Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.
The Bears have added competition for the backup receiver jobs.
Adam Hoge answers your questions in his last offseason notebook.
In evaluating Jordan Lynch, we need to forget his uplifting, local story.
Domenik Hixon’s time with the Bears might be over after just one official practice.
Morgan had 20 catches for Washington last season.
Bellamy has yet to record a reception in the NFL.
This is more of a depth/special teams move than anything.
Hixon only had 55 receiving yards last year after recording 567 yards in 2012.
The Carolina Panthers have had an extra week off to prepare for their first playoff game in years, but they haven’t taken the time off from preparing. They have been focusing on whichever team they may face and they are looking to be a team that is not only good, but one that is feared.