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  Panthers | Week 17 final stats for Panthers    Sun Dec 29, 04:32 PM

Carolina Panthers QB Kyle Allen completed 25-of-41 passes for 295 yards, no touchdowns and one interception, while RB Christian McCaffrey rushed nine times for 26 yards and a touchdown while adding seven grabs for 72 yards on 10 targets. He became the third player in NFL history to post 1,000 rushing and 1,000 receiving yards in a single season. WR Brandon Zylstra stepped up with a team-high 96 receiving yards on six grabs across eight targets. WR Curtis Samuel finished up with two grabs for 13 yards, and TE Greg Olsen was limited to two catches for 12 yards.

Footballguys view: Allen decisively showed he is not the quarterback of the future for this team, but they needed him with rookie Will Grier hurt today. McCaffrey's milestone joins Roger Craig and Marshall Faulk and he'll be a unanimous #1 pick next year. Olsen has a retirement decision this offseason with Ryan Tannehill waiting in the wings.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel totals four touches    Sun Dec 22, 05:07 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel posted two catches for 17 yards in Week 16 against the Indianapolis Colts while adding two runs for four yards.

Footballguys view: Samuel gutted out a game time decision but wasn't lifted by the installation of Will Grier at quarterback. He could be a 2020 breakout player if a healthy Cam Newton is the Week 1 starter.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel active for Week 16    Sun Dec 22, 11:50 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) is active for Week 16's game against the Indianapolis Colts.

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  Colts | Curtis Samuel likely to play    Sun Dec 22, 08:56 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) is expected to play in Week 16's game against the Indianapolis Colts, according to a source.

Footballguys view: This hurts DJ Moore's target expectations, but his value will still hinge on how Will Grier plays in his first NFL start.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel listed as questionable    Fri Dec 20, 03:03 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 20, and is listed as questionable for Week 16.

Footballguys view: Samuel seems on the doubtful side of questionable. Will Grier carried the promise of better downfield passing than Kyle Allen, but it appears that we won't get to see what Samuel can do with Grier this week. DJ Moore should be guaranteed a huge number of targets and Greg Olsen's outlook gets more positive if Samuel is out.

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  Panthers | Carolina's Week 16 injury report    Fri Dec 20, 02:06 PM

Carolina Panthers LB/DE Marquis Haynes (knee), OL Garrett McGhin (ankle) and LB Shaq Thompson (ankle) did not practice all week and have been ruled out for Week 16 versus the Indianapolis Colts. DT Vernon Butler (illness) and WR Curtis Samuel (knee) did not practice Friday, Dec. 20, and are listed as questionable. RB Reggie Bonnafon (illness), LB/DE Mario Addison (knee), DT Gerald McCoy (knee), S Eric Reid (shoulder), RB Christian McCaffrey (rest), TE Greg Olsen (concussion) and TE Ian Thomas (back) practiced in full Friday and have been removed from the injury report.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel added to injury report    Thu Dec 19, 03:08 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec 19.

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  Panthers | Thursday's practice report for Carolina    Thu Dec 19, 02:43 PM

Carolina Panthers DE/LB Mario Addison (shoulder), DT Vernon Butler (illness), DE/LB Marquis Haynes (knee), OT Garrett McGhin (ankle) and LB Shaq Thompson (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 19. WR Curtis Samuel (knee) was limited. RB Reggie Bonnafon (illness), RB Christian McCaffrey (rest), DT Gerald McCoy (knee), TE Greg Olsen (concussion) and S Eric Reid (shoulder) practiced in full.

Footballguys view: Thompson is likely out this week in good news for the Indianapolis running game and Marlon Mack. Jermaine Carter should get an opportunity in his place.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel quiet in Week 14    Sun Dec 8, 06:01 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel landed two of his four targets for 25 yards at the Atlanta Falcons in Week 14 on Sunday, Dec. 8. He added three rushes for 17 yards.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel finds the end zone    Sun Dec 1, 08:21 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel posted four grabs for 65 yards and a touchdown in Week 13 against the Washington Redskins.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel not on injury report    Fri Nov 29, 03:08 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 29, and is not on the injury report for Week 13.

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  Panthers | Week 13 injury report for Carolina    Fri Nov 29, 02:07 PM

Carolina Panthers RB Jordan Scarlett (knee, ankle) did not practice all week and has been ruled out for Week 13 against the Washington Redskins. OT Greg Little (ankle) also did not practice all week and is listed as doubtful. S Eric Reid (ankle) did not practice Friday, Nov. 29, and is listed as questionable. OT Taylor Moton (knee) was limited in practice all week and is also listed as questionable. LB/DEs Mario Addison (rest) and Bruce Irvin (rest) did not practice Friday but have been removed from the injury report. DT Gerald McCoy (knee, quad), LB Shaq Thompson (ankle), RB Christian McCaffrey (rest), WR Curtis Samuel (knee), D.J. Moore (ankle, non-injury) and CB Ross Cockrell (quad) practiced in full Friday and also no longer appear on the injury report.

Footballguys view: Reid has been an IDP force this year, but continues to struggle to get off of the injury report. You might need a replacement if you have been counting on him this year.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel fully practices    Thu Nov 28, 03:19 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 28.

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  Panthers | Thursday's practice report for Carolina    Thu Nov 28, 02:06 PM

Carolina Panthers OT Greg Little (ankle) and RB Jordan Scarlett (knee, ankle) did not practice for a second straight day Thursday, Nov. 28. LB Shaq Thompson (ankle), S Eric Reid (ankle) and OT Taylor Moton (knee) were limited. DT Gerald McCoy (knee, quad), RB Christian McCaffrey (rest), WR Curtis Samuel (knee), WR D.J. Moore (ankle, non-injury) and CB Ross Cockrell (quad) practiced in full.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel listed as limited    Wed Nov 27, 02:55 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (knee) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 27.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel accounts for 49 yards    Mon Nov 25, 01:11 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel ran the ball four times for 40 yards against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday, Nov. 24. He also caught one pass (on four targets) for nine yards.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel quiet in Week 11    Sun Nov 17, 05:11 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel caught four passes for 25 yards against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 11. He was targeted seven times during the game.

Footballguys view: Kyle Allen's performance today will undermine confidence in Samuel as a fantasy option in New Orleans next week. He is the lower volume but deeper downfield target in the Panthers passing game and that is proving to be volatile with Allen's play eroding.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel not on injury report    Fri Nov 8, 03:12 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 8, and is not on the injury report for Week 10.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel fully practices    Thu Nov 7, 03:10 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 7.

Footballguys view: A good sign for the young weapon here. He's a multi-purpose player who can attack a defense as a runner or receiver. Samuel always has flex appeal, especially in PPR leagues.

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  Panthers | Thursday's practice report for Carolina    Thu Nov 7, 02:42 PM

Carolina Panthers DT Vernon Butler (back), OT Greg Little (concussion) and CB James Bradberry (groin) did not practice for a second straight day on Thursday, Nov. 7. DT Gerald McCoy (knee) and RB Christian McCaffrey (knee) were upgraded to a limited practice. S Eric Reid (ankle), Curtis Samuel (hamstring), LB/DE Christian Miller (ankle), LB/DE Brian Burns (wrist), LB/DE Mario Addison (non-injury), QB Kyle Allen (shoulder) and LB Shaq Thompson (ankle) practiced in full.

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  Panthers | No practice for Curtis Samuel    Wed Nov 6, 03:00 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 6.

Footballguys view: Hamstring injuries can bother speedy guys like Samuel. Just check back to see if he can practice later in the week.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel totals 74 yards, TD    Sun Nov 3, 09:39 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel finished with three grabs for 64 yards and a touchdown in Week 9 against the Tennessee Titans while adding one catch for 10 yards.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel to play in Week 9    Sun Nov 3, 11:49 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) is active for Week 9's game against the Tennessee Titans.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel likely to play    Sun Nov 3, 09:11 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) is expected to play in Week 9's game against the Tennessee Titans, according to a source.

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  Panthers | Questionable tag for Curtis Samuel    Fri Nov 1, 03:19 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 1, and is listed as questionable for Week 9.

Footballguys view: Samuel is on the probable side of questionable according to the team, so he is still likely playing, and in a good matchup against the Titans cornerbacks. Consider him a boom/bust WR3/Flex.

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  Panthers | Week 9 injury report for Carolina    Fri Nov 1, 03:02 PM

Carolina Panthers OT Greg Little (concussion) and QB Cam Newton (foot) did not practice all week and have been ruled out for Week 9 versus the Tennessee Titans. LB/DE Mario Addison (non-injury) and WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) did not practice Friday, Nov. 1, and are listed as questionable. LB/DE Christian Miller (ankle) was limited in practice for a third straight day on Friday and is also listed as questionable. DT Vernon Butler (hip), DT Gerald McCoy (knee), S Eric Reid (shoulder), LB Shaq Thompson (ankle), WR Jarius Wright (ankle), RB Christian McCaffrey (knee) and LB/DE Brian Burns (wrist) fully participated in practice Friday and no longer appear on the injury report.

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  Panthers | Thursday's practice report for Carolina    Thu Oct 31, 03:31 PM

Carolina Panthers LB Mario Addison (non-injury), OT Greg Little (concussion) and QB Cam Newton (foot) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 31. DT Gerald McCoy (knee), LB Shaq Thompson (ankle) and LB Christian Miller (ankle) were limited. DT Vernon Butler (hip), S Eric Reid (shoulder), WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder), WR Jarius Wright (ankle), RB Christian McCaffrey (knee) and LB Brian Burns (wrist) practiced in full.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel logs full practice Thursday    Thu Oct 31, 03:21 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) was a full participant in practice Thursday, Oct. 31, after failing to practice Wednesday, Oct. 30.

Footballguys view: It looks like the missed practice was just to give him some rest. He could come through with a big play against the mediocre Titans corners if Kyle Allen plays well on Sunday.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel misses practice    Wed Oct 30, 03:04 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 30.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel struggles in Week 8    Mon Oct 28, 02:36 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel hauled in only four of his 11 targets for 46 yards in Week 8 versus the San Francisco 49ers.

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  Panthers | Two touchdowns for Curtis Samuel    Sun Oct 13, 01:28 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel caught four passes for 70 yards and one touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 6. He also rushed for eight yards and one touchdown on one carry during the game.

Footballguys view: Samuel had his best game of the year, playing at a different speed than the Bucs sluggish secondary. He might have been on some benches for this one and is still a tough player to project as a start or sit week to week.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel doesn't do much    Sun Oct 6, 09:53 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel had two runs for 25 yards in Week 5 against the Jacksonville Jaguars and he had three grabs for 19 yards on six targets.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel takes part in practice    Fri Oct 4, 05:38 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (non-injury) fully participated in practice and is not on the injury report for Week 5.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel takes part in practice    Thu Oct 3, 06:47 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (non-injury) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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  Panthers | Thursday's practice report for Carolina    Thu Oct 3, 02:48 PM

Carolina Panthers DE/LB Brian Burns (wrist), CB Donte Jackson (groin), QB Cam Newton (foot), OT Greg Little (concussion), TE Chris Manhertz (concussion), S Eric Reid (ankle), OG Trai Turner (ankle) and DT Gerald McCoy (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 3. RB Christian McCaffrey (rest), WR Curtis Samuel (rest), DE/LB Bruce Irvin (hamstring), DE/LB Marquis Haynes (elbow) and LB Shaq Thompson (hand) were full participants in practice.

Footballguys view: The Panthers defense was excellent last week, but it is banged up for the showdown with Gardner Minshew and Leonard Fournette.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel does not practice    Wed Oct 2, 03:08 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel quiet in Week 4    Sun Sep 29, 06:19 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel managed just three catches for 32 yards on seven targets in Week 4 against the Houston Texans.

Footballguys view: Samuel was quiet for most of the game. The Panthers aren't going to push the ball downfield as long as their defense and Christian McCaffrey can create most of the momentum the team needs to win games. He'll be a boom/bust flex at best vs. Jacksonville but a better play if Jalen Ramsey is out.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel makes impact again    Sun Sep 22, 09:39 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel registered five receptions for 53 yards and a touchdown on seven targets in Week 3 against the Arizona Cardinals.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel active Thursday night    Fri Sep 13, 12:46 AM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel caught five passes for 91 yards on 13 targets Thursday, Sept. 12, against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 2.

Footballguys view: Samuel's solid stat line hides a performance that could have been at least at 150 yards and a score if not significantly more. Cam Newton was either pressured or inaccurate as Samuel was getting open at every level of the field. The Arizona matchup next week is promising.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel causing coverage issues    Thu Aug 15, 04:08 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel has been 'practically impossible to cover' in training camp, according to Brendan Marks of the Charlotte Observer. Head coach Ron Rivera said Samuel is 'light years ahead' of where he has been in past training camps.

Footballguys view: Samuel could make a leap this year, and Fantasy GMs can scoop him up at a good value -- for now. He had one touchdown every six touches in 2018, and he is looking for a larger role in 2019. Samuel is a mismatch every time he's on the field and one of the most explosive players in the game today. He's got a current ADP of WR38 (8.06) in 12-team PPR leagues.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel primed for big year?    Mon Aug 12, 02:07 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel 'might be the player who's taking the biggest step forward' and may be 'primed for a breakout third year in the league,' according to MMQB's Albert Breer.

Footballguys view: Samuel has been developing as more than a gadget player with the Panthers over the last couple of seasons. We are excited to see what the playmaker has in store this season. Samuel is a high-end WR4 with upside for Fantasy GMs this year.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel praised for route-running    Mon Jul 29, 02:08 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel is 'becoming an outstanding route runner,' according to offensive coordinator Norv Turner.

Footballguys view: Samuel has been rounds behind DJ Moore in ADP even though their production was similar down the stretch last year and the draft capital expended wasn't that different. The steady drumbeat of these kinds of news items could change that.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel ready for next step?    Fri Jun 14, 09:25 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel has been the 'MVP' of minicamp, according to Brendan Marks of the Charlotte Observer. 'His catch radius I think has improved,' head coach Ron Rivera said. 'I just think his overall game has improved.'

Footballguys view: Pay attention to this type of drumbeat in the offseason. Samuel is a dangerous player who can make big plays with his speed and quickness after the catch. If the Panthers truly tap into his potential, then Samuel is a player Fantasy GMs are going to clamor for. He had only 47 touches in all of 2018, but he scored 7 touchdowns (5 receiving, 2 rushing), giving him a touchdown in every 6 touches. We're excited to see what he could do this year.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel flashes late    Sun Feb 3, 09:49 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel topped 70 receiving yards in three of his final fives games in 2018, logging 298 of of his 494 receiving yards during that stretch.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel post 72 yards, TD    Sun Dec 30, 06:15 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel ended up with two grabs for 72 yards and a touchdown in Week 17 against the New Orleans Saints on four targets.

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  Panthers | Seven catches for Curtis Samuel    Sun Dec 23, 09:54 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel registered seven receptions for 41 yards on 13 targets in Week 16 against the Atlanta Falcons.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel quiet in MNF loss    Mon Dec 17, 11:53 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel managed just one grab for 17 yards on four targets in Week 15 against the New Orleans Saints on Monday, Dec. 17.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel posts 80 yards    Sun Dec 9, 04:41 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel posted four grabs for a team-high 80 yards on eight targets in Week 14 against the Cleveland Browns.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel targeted 11 times    Sun Dec 2, 04:29 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel registered six receptions for 88 yards on 11 targets in Week 13 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Footballguys view: Samuel's volume and production was enough to encourage us to play him as a WR3/Flex against the Browns next week even though he didn't score after getting two touchdowns against the Bucs in the first matchup.

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  Panthers | Curtis Samuel ready for Tampa    Fri Nov 30, 05:47 PM

Carolina Panthers WR Curtis Samuel (hamstring) practiced in full on Friday, Nov. 30 and he is off the injury report ahead of the Week 13 game with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Footballguys view: Samuel scored twice in the first matchup with the Bucs and should be considered a boom/bust WR3/Flex for this matchup.

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