Panthers coach Ron Rivera was on the hot seat a few years ago, but owner Jerry Richardson showed patience and helped guide Rivera through some growing pains. Now, in Year 5, Rivera’s Panthers are 15-1 entering Sunday’s divisional-round playoff game against Seattle.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera was on the hot seat a few years ago, but owner Jerry Richardson showed patience and helped guide Rivera through some growing pains. Now, in Year 5, Rivera’s Panthers are 15-1 entering Sunday’s divisional-round playoff game against Seattle. Mike McCarn The Associated Press
Panthers coach Ron Rivera was on the hot seat a few years ago, but owner Jerry Richardson showed patience and helped guide Rivera through some growing pains. Now, in Year 5, Rivera’s Panthers are 15-1 entering Sunday’s divisional-round playoff game against Seattle. Mike McCarn The Associated Press

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January 16, 2016 7:35 PM