Myles Garrett ejected after assaulting QB Mason Rudolph with helmet in the final seconds of Browns vs. Steelers game

Myles Garrett rolled on the ground with QB Mason Rudolph before ripping his helmet off and hitting him over the head.

Edwards scores 16 to carry Charlotte past Davidson 71-58

No. 2 Duke rolls past Central Arkansas 105-54 for 3-0 start

NFL invites all 32 teams to private workout for Colin Kaepernick

Dallas Cowboys Michael Bennett says his teammates convinced him to stand for the national anthem

Yes, the Panthers lost. But that was quarterback Kyle Allen’s best performance yet

Packers’ Jones scores 3 TDs in 24-16 win over Carolina

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Embiid scores 18, leads 76ers past Hornets 114-106

Grading the Carolina Panthers in their snowy loss at the Green Bay Packers

Chad Morris fired as Arkansas football coach, Lunney Jr. named interim coach

Appalachian St beats Gamecocks 20-15 for 2nd Power Five win

Segura’s late INT seals Charlotte’s 28-21 win at UTEP

GAME UPDATES: LSU faces Alabama in historic matchup in Tuscaloosa

MLS commissioner speaks on potential of Charlotte landing a professional soccer team

MLS commissioner Don Garber spoke about Charlotte’s push for an MLS team Friday night.

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

The No. 22 LSU men’s basketball team begins its 2019-2020 season in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.

Celtics beat Hornets 108-87 in Walker’s return to Charlotte

Jayson Tatum scored 23 points, and Kemba Walker got a win in an emotional return to Charlotte as the Boston Celtics defeated the Hornets 108-87

Zunic drains 2 late 3s to help Winthrop past Hartford 67-57

Kyle Zunic drained two straight treys in the final minutes as Winthrop pulled away to win its first game of the season

Forrest, Johnson carry Appalachian St. over Ferrum 83-56

‘Magical’ Kemba Walker back in Charlotte for the first time as a Boston Celtic

  Consuming dietary supplements not approved by the FDA a gamble for athletes

Lewis scores 22 to carry James Madison past Charlotte 79-74

Freshman Anthony scores 34 points, No. 9 UNC beats Irish

Carolina Panthers place Cam Newton on injured reserve

GRAPHIC: Cleveland Browns release Jermaine Whitehead after threatening, racist post-game comments

The Browns cut him about 12 hours after he made threating comments to Browns fans and media members on social media.

Behind McCaffrey (3 TDs), Panthers erase a bad memory, whip Tennessee, move to 5-3.

Now that’s the way you rebound from a 38-point loss.

South Carolina beats Vandy 24-7 with Edwards career game

Ryan Hilinski was 24-for-31 for 235 yards and Bryan Edwards caught a school record 14 passes as South Carolina beat Vanderbilt 24-7 on Saturday night

Perkins has 5 TDs, leads Virginia past North Carolina 38-31

Bryce Perkins amassed 490 total yards and accounted for five touchdowns to help Virginia beat North Carolina 38-31

Charlotte beats Middle Tennessee 34-20

Chris Reynolds threw for a touchdown and ran for another as Charlotte scored 34-unanswered points to beat Middle Tennessee 34-20

No. 4 Clemson routs Wofford 59-14 for 24th straight victory

Lawrence accounted for 4 touchdowns, Etienne runs for 212 yards and 2 TDs, No. 4 Clemson beats Wofford 59-14 for 24th consecutive victory

Newman returns, helps No. 23 Wake Forest top NC State 44-10

Jamie Newman returns from injury to throw for 3 touchdowns and run for 2 more as No. 23 Wake Forest beat North Carolina State 44-10

  Legally blind triathlete raising money as she trains for Tokyo 2020

“My journey as an athlete has taught me that the only limitations are in your head and not your body."

  OrthoCarolina physician assistant a driving force behind NASCAR race teams

OrthoCarolina's Dr. Bill Heisel embarked on uncharted territory when he started caring for race teams 15 years ago. Now, he's become a vital part of the sport.

Cam Newton visiting renowned foot specialist, still not 100 percent

Cam Newton is still not 100 percent after GM Marty Hurney said he’s doing ‘everything he possibly can’ in his rehab process to get back on the field for the Carolina Panthers.

Nats beat Astros 7-2, force Game 7 in World Series

Stephen Strasburg gutted through without his best fastball to throw a five-hitter Tuesday night, and now it’s on to Game 7 in the first World Series ever in which the visiting team won each of the first six games.

  High school recruits are turning up their tenacity after NCAA says players can get paid

Big news for any sports fan. What you know about the NCAA and your favorite college teams are changing. In a big announcement on Tuesday, officials said student-athletes will now be able to make money for their name, image and likeness.

  NC Sen. Richard Burr suggests taxing scholarships of college athletes who ‘cash in’ on likeness

Sen. Burr tweeted that if students are going to be able to make money from their likeness while in school, then their scholarships should be treated as income.

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in the death of Mario Addison’s brother

Police say they responded to a call of an altercation at 7:15 p.m. in the 100 block of Shawnee Lane.

Carolina Panthers’ Christian McCaffrey doesn’t know what a pig pickin’ is

In a humorous Pepsi commercial, Carolina Panthers star Christian McCaffrey is awarded a True Carolinian certificate after fans test his knowledge of the Carolinas.

Analysis: In prove-it test vs. undefeated 49ers, Panthers flunk in every way possible

Something no scoreboard can ever properly communicate?

Etienne’s 3 TDs lead No. 4 Clemson past Boston College 59-7

Travis Etienne ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns, reserve receiver Diondre Overton caught three scoring passes and No. 4 Clemson blasted Boston College 59-7 for its 23rd straight victory

Tennessee beats South Carolina 41-21 without Maurer

Jennings, Callaway come up big as Tennessee overcomes QB Maurer's absence to beat South Carolina 41-21

Surratt’s goal-line interception lifts UNC past Duke 20-17

Chazz Surratt picked off Deon Jackson's trick-play pass at the goal line with 14 seconds left to help North Carolina hold off rival Duke 20-17

Charlotte edges North Texas 39-38 on TD with 18 seconds left

Chris Reynolds threw a 34-yard touchdown pass to Victor Tucker with 18 seconds left to give Charlotte a 39-38 victory over North Texas

No. 21 Appalachian State routs South Alabama, 30-3

Zac Thomas scores TD, leads No. 21 Appalachian State to 30-3 victory over South Alabama in return to his home state

Towns scores 37 points, Timberwolves rout Hornets 121-99

Karl-Anthony Towns had 37 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, and the Minnesota Timberwolves remained unbeaten with a 121-99 win over the Charlotte Hornets

  An unlikely bond exists between Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey and blind Paralympian

Lex Gillette, a blind Paralympic long jumper, is a lifelong Carolina Panthers fan and recently connected with running back Christian McCaffrey.

Hornets rookie Washington nets 27 in 126-125 win over Bulls

Rookie PJ Washington erupted for 27 points on seven 3-pointers, and the Charlotte Hornets opened the post-Kemba Walker era with a 126-125 win over the Chicago Bulls

  Kannapolis baseball team reveals new name as The Cannon Ballers

They’ve been known as the Phillies, the Boll Weevils, and the Intimidators, and on Wednesday night the minor league baseball team in Kannapolis unveiled its newest incarnation, the Cannon Ballers.

Panthers post-bye QB plan? Start Kyle Allen this week, let Cam Newton stick to rehab

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera announced Monday that following the team’s bye week, quarterback Kyle Allen will start Sunday against the undefeated San Francisco 49ers.

Shaquille O’Neal donates house to woman whose son was shot at football game

Former LSU basketball star Shaquille O’Neal has donated a home to an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was shot at a football game and paralyzed from the chest down.

Wake Forest beats Florida State 22-20 on Sciba’s 5th FG

Nick Sciba kicked a 25-yard field goal _ his school-record-tying fifth of the game _ with 4:18 remaining, and Wake Forest beat Florida State 22-20

Storey leads Western Kentucky over Charlotte 30-14

Ty Storey passed for 283 yards and two touchdowns and Western Kentucky scored the final 16 points to pull away from Charlotte 30-14

Patterson’s conversion lifts Virginia Tech over UNC in 6 OTs

Quincy Patterson, who came off the bench in the second half, rushed for 122 yards and ran in a conversion in the sixth overtime to give the Hokies a historic victory

Perkins, defense lead Virginia in 48-14 rout of Duke

Bryce Perkins ran for three touchdowns and Wayne Taulapapa ran for two as Virginia beat Duke for the fifth year in a row, 48-14

Butler beats Independence after Patriots’ stadium was vandalized before rivalry game

Friday morning, Independence High School officials discovered their football stadium had been vandalized, hours before a rivalry home game with Butler High School.

Dugger scores 5 TDs and Davidson runs over Jacksonville

Wesley Dugger scored five rushing touchdowns, all within 5 yards or less, and Davidson defeated Jacksonville 49-19

Bahar with 3 TDs as Monmouth rolls past Gardner-Webb 49-28

Kenji Bahar threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score as Monmouth rolled past Gardner-Webb 49-28

Lawrence leads No. 3 Clemson to 45-10 rout of Louisville

Lawrence, Etienne lead No. 3 Clemson to 45-10 rout of Louisville

No. 9 Florida bounces back with 38-27 win over Gamecocks

Kyle Trask throws for 3 touchdowns in fourth quarter, rallying No. 9 Florida past South Carolina 38-27

Dillon’s 3 TD runs and Bailey’s pair carry BC past NC State

AJ Dillon ran for 223 yards and three touchdowns, David Bailey had two long TD runs with 181 yards and Boston College pounded the Atlantic Coast Conference's top rushing defense in a 45-24 victory over North Carolina State

  Michael Jordan sheds tear, credits mom at opening of Novant clinic in Charlotte

Hornets owner and NBA legend Michael Jordan shed a tear Thursday as he helped celebrate the opening of a medical clinic in Charlotte that his $7 million donation made possible.

Charlotte leaders, Tepper exploring possible MLS HQ at Eastland Mall site

A source confirms to WBTV that Charlotte city leaders and Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper are exploring the possibility of a Major League Soccer team headquarters and training facility at the old Eastland Mall site.

Mallard Creek moves to #1 in 4A poll

Even after a 31-13 win by Myers Park over Butler, the Mustangs drop down a spot to #2 as Mallard Creek now takes over the top spot in the 4A poll.

Pope tweets at saints, but not those Saints - social media goes wild

Who dat thought the Pope was a Saints fan?

  Gardner-Webb goes to air for 35-27 win over Hampton Saturday afternoon on homecoming

A.J. Keene picked off a pass in the end zone with 52 seconds left and Gardner-Webb held on for a 35-27 Homecoming win over Hampton Saturday afternoon in both teams’ Big South Conference opener.

Unbeaten App State earns top 25 ranking

In the midst of an 11-game winning streak and a 5-0 start to the 2019 season, Appalachian State received national recognition Sunday in the form of its second Top 25 ranking in the program's brief FBS history.

Analysis: With sacks and picks piling up, is this Panthers defense the NFL’s best?

Sunday, the Carolina Panthers made their long-awaited international debut when they played the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London.

McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs 37-26

Christian McCaffrey scored two touchdowns and Carolina turned five interceptions by Jameis Winston into 17 points to give the Panthers a 37-26 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in London

Geekie scores twice in 4-1 beatdown of Bridgeport

After a tough loss in their opener, the Checkers bounced back nicely in front of their home crowd with a convincing 4-1 victory over Bridgeport.

Jones with 4 TDs as FIU beats Charlotte 48-23

Anthony Jones ran for three touchdowns and caught a pass for another as Florida International scored 21 points in the second quarter to help beat Charlotte 48-23. Jones had 117 yards rushing on 16 carries for the Panthers

No. 2 Clemson pounds Florida St 45-14 for 21st straight win

Trevor Lawrence threw three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson emphatically bounced back from its close-call at North Carolina two weeks ago with a 45-14 victory over Florida State

Sinnett throws 5 TD passes, San Diego streak hits 31 games

Reid Sinnett threw five touchdown passes, Michael Bandy caught two, including the tie-breaker, as San Diego held Davidson scoreless in the second half while pushing its conference win streak to 31 games with a 37-17 victory

Mukuamu’s 3 picks help SC shock No. 3 Georgia 20-17 in 2OT

Mukuamu has 3 interceptions, including 1 returned for TD, as South Carolina shocks No. 3 Georgia 20-17 in 2 OTs

Duke overpowers Georgia Tech in first half

Deon Jackson rushed for 69 yards and two touchdowns to help Duke beat Georgia Tech 41-23.Victor Dimukeje had three sacks for the Blue Devils, who scored 38 consecutive points after Georgia Tech took the lead with a touchdown on the game's opening drive

  Rowan Little League World Champs meet President Trump at White House

The Rowan County All-Stars, Little League Softball World Series Champions, are going to the White House on Friday.

  Panthers in London means brunch in Charlotte

Panthers play in London early Sunday morning.

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa gifts signed jersey for slain Phenix City 12-year-old to be buried in

The family of slain Phenix City 12-year-old John Jones has received a very special gift from University of Alabama football player Tua Tagovailoa.

In London, Panthers find a place to practice where Harry Potter (sort of) live

The Carolina Panthers have found themselves quite a home away from home this week: A picturesque boarding school where both a “Harry Potter” movie and parts of the TV series “The Crown” were filmed.

  Panthers head to London, Cam Newton spotted at CLT Airport

The Carolina Panthers’ motorcade left Bank of America Stadium shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday evening. The team planned to fly from Charlotte to London Wednesday night into Thursday morning.

App State tops ULL 17-7 in rematch of Sun Belt title game

Zac Thomas scored twice on 7-yard sneaks, the last coming with 1:56 remaining, and Appalachian State beat Louisiana-Lafayette 17-7 in a rematch of the Sun Belt championship game

Fake Nikes worth $2.2 million seized at California port

The street value of the faux cargo is estimated at more than $2.2 million.