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  1. 2018 NFL franchise-tag primer: Eight most likely candidates


    Fri, 16 Feb 2018

    Norwell , G, Carolina Panthers: The Panthers paid tackle Matt Kalil $25 million guaranteed last season. His older brother ..... 10 million again. Once the best at his position in football , Graham is more of a role player at this stage of his

  2. Super Bowl LII comes down to Patriots vs. Eagles' four


    Fri, 2 Feb 2018

    More Columns > Football is again on its annual grand stage ..... some high-ranking linemen, per Pro Football Focus. Left tackle Nate Solder doesn ..... offensive line), and Carolina's Matt Kalil , but is also near effective tackles

  3. The Debrief, Week 13: Updating MVP and other awards races


    Tue, 5 Dec 2017

    total to 8.0 for the season. His Pro Football Focus grade is leaps and bounds ahead ..... as the preeminent middle linebacker in football with his incredible pursuit, coverage ..... Playing on one of the best defenses in football and leading the league in sacks is a

  4. Offensive Line of the Week: Saints run over Bills in Buffalo


    Wed, 15 Nov 2017

    In a 45-21 mauling of the Dolphins on "Monday Night Football ," Carolina racked up a franchise-record 548 yards ..... Panthers got a particularly good performance from left tackle Matt Kalil , who didn't allow a single pressure while protecting

  5. Offensive Line of the Week: Buffalo Bills barrel their way to No. 1


    Tue, 31 Oct 2017

    blocking and pass-blocking unit this week, per Pro Football Focus. Center Eric Wood had another good game ..... Tyler Larsen playing at center for the injured Ryan Kalil . Left tackle Matt Kalil and right tackle Darryl Williams didn't give up

  6. Injuries: Giants WR Brandon Marshall (ankle) put on IR


    Wed, 11 Oct 2017

    play despite not practicing. Offensive lineman Ryan Kalil (neck) still has not fully returned to practice ..... trainers on the side. In other Panthers injury news, offensive tackle Matt Kalil (ankle), defensive end Julius Peppers (shoulder

  7. Twenty-five things to know about Week 5 injury report


    Sat, 7 Oct 2017

    ankle) and center Ryan Kalil (neck) are both out. Rivera, however, said Kalil "had a really good week." Offensive tackle Matt Kalil (groin) has been ruled ..... hamstring) is questionable. Offensive tackle Rees Odhiambo, hospitalized

  8. Jay Cutler, Adrian Peterson among shakiest offseason additions


    Fri, 6 Oct 2017

    simplistic, but Pro Football Focus' No. 95-ranked ..... Detroit Lions) and Matt Kalil (Carolina Panthers), OT All three tackles ..... degrees of desperation. Kalil cost the most, but ..... 68 qualifiers on Pro Football Focus, one spot ahead

  9. 2018 NFL Draft order and needs: Teams 21-32


    Fri, 6 Oct 2017

    in parentheses. RANK 21 2-2 (.563) RAIDERS Needs: LB, OT , K. GM Reggie McKenzie can still work on improving his linebacker ..... possibility. RANK 29 3-1 (.375) EAGLES Needs: RB, LB, OT . The Eagles are sorely lacking talent at RB and that should be

  10. Ron Rivera: Matt Kalil needs better 'feel' for Cam


    Tue, 19 Sep 2017

    hit seven times by the Bills ' defense, which initially prodded at the replacement for injured center Ryan Kalil before attacking Kalil 's brother, left tackle Matt, on the edge. On some sacks, Newton held on to the ball for a relative eternity

  11. Injuries: Malik McDowell reports to Seahawks camp


    Fri, 4 Aug 2017

    didn't throw at Panthers practice for the third straight day . He was joined on the sidelines Thursday by tackle Matt Kalil (groin), defensive tackle Kawann Short (hamstring) and rookie runner Curtis Samuel (hamstring). 4. The Ravens

  12. Panthers release offensive lineman Michael Oher


    Fri, 21 Jul 2017

    The team on Thursday announced the release of veteran offensive tackle Michael Oher with a failed physical designation. The ..... Panthers , they'll march into camp with left tackle Matt Kalil set to take snaps across from right tackle Daryl Williams

  13. Seven schools that produced best NFL draft picks since 2000


    Wed, 5 Jul 2017

    induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame should be ..... Hutchinson (35.2); 3. OT Jake Long (14.3 ..... 40.7); 2. C Ryan Kalil (18.0); 3. LB Clay ..... era in Troy Polamalu, USC ranked third among all ..... Clay Matthews , Ryan Kalil , Tyron Smith , Carson ..... along with Miami and USC . Kansas City S Eric Berry

  14. Michael Oher reports to Panthers mandatory minicamp


    Tue, 13 Jun 2017

    Per reporters on site, the offensive tackle wasn't seen at the early portion ..... be seen. The Panthers signed Matt Kalil in free agency and drafted Taylor ..... announced. 3. As anticipated, offensive tackle Branden Albert reported to Jacksonville

  15. Biggest remaining weak spot of each NFC team


    Thu, 1 Jun 2017

    second-worst pass blocking in football , as Pro Football Focus ranked the Cardinals last ..... Awarding former Vikings tackle Matt Kalil a huge contract coming off shoulder ..... groups that rank among the best in football (wide receiver, defensive line

  16. Best NFL draft picks of the century: Top selections from USC


    Tue, 30 May 2017

    for his runaway status in USC 's rankings, and was named ..... 2007 Skinny: Like Polamalu, Kalil has spent his entire career ..... prove. 4. Tyron Smith , offensive tackle Points: 15.4 Drafted by ..... Leonard Williams (3.3), C Matt Kalil (3.3), DE Everson Griffen ..... Round 2, No. 62 overall); OT Zach Banner , Colts (Round

  17. Five best offseasons of 2017: Patriots, Browns lead the pack


    Wed, 17 May 2017

    Peppers might not have a defined role yet, but he's a football player, and the Browns will find a place for him. David ..... help. Locking up Kawann Short was huge. Adding veteran Matt Kalil and rookie Taylor Moton will boost the offensive line

  18. Panthers OT Matt Kalil : Fans drove me off Twitter


    Fri, 24 Mar 2017

    More Columns > Former Vikings offensive tackle Matt Kalil was reunited with his brother, Panthers center Ryan, in free agency this offseason. But he arrived in his new destination without

  19. 2017 NFL free agency: Worst contracts so far


    Tue, 14 Mar 2017

    running backs in football at $5 million ..... of the theme. Matt Kalil , Kelvin Beachum ..... t hold up at offensive tackle , where desperation ..... destined for regret. Matt Kalil was considered ..... Kalil and look what Kalil got!") Beachum ..... worst starters in football , according to

  20. Free Agency Debrief, Day 1: Departures that will hurt the most


    Fri, 10 Mar 2017

    The Panthers are reportedly giving Matt Kalil five years and $55 million, including $25 million guaranteed, despite Kalil coming off some brutal seasons and ..... one of the best offensive lines in football , just like they did before Alex

  21. Eight trends that will impact free agency market


    Sat, 4 Mar 2017

    Sentinel. A league-wide offensive tackle problem There is an offensive tackle epidemic plaguing the NFL ..... Clady , Kelvin Beachum and Matt Kalil won't come at a discount ..... that won't solve the offensive tackle problem on its own. In

  22. 2017 NFL free agency: Top 101 available players


    Fri, 3 Mar 2017

    tackling cornerbacks in football , Ryan has the versatility ..... that guy is just a football player" by people ..... Denver Broncos offensive tackle : Okung was signed ..... tight end. 67) Matt Kalil , Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle : The former top

  23. NFL Power Rankings: New England Patriots finish on top, then ...


    Thu, 9 Feb 2017

    defensive lineman in pro football , while developing a star ..... replacing a living legend (in football and Twitter ): Wade Phillips ..... 8-1 CARDINALS If pro football has evolved -- or devolved ..... cap dollars to re-sign Matt Kalil (if they choose to do

  24. What to watch for in Cowboys vs. Vikings on 'TNF'


    Thu, 1 Dec 2016

    5) at U.S. Bank Stadium on Thursday Night Football : 1. When Elliott takes the field in front of ..... offensive line is one of the shoddiest in all of football . Already without Matt Kalil and Andre Smith , the Vikings recently lost Jake

  25. Vikings O-line coach: 'I'm not sleeping a lot lately'


    Fri, 18 Nov 2016

    by the loss of three tackles -- Matt Kalil , Andre Smith and Jake Long -- the ..... to give ourselves a chance to win football games. That part of it I enjoy ..... They can line the excuses up for our football team around the corner right now