Newton suffered the injury during a 28-16 win over the San Diego Chargers on December 11.
Between now and draft weekend, prospective rookies will be poked, prodded and peppered by NFL personnel.
The Falcons led the game by as much as 21 points for nearly all of the first half, but the Patriots slowly chipped away at the lead.
Team chairman Dean Spanos made the announcement Thursday in a letter posted on the Chargers’ Twitter account.
The Panthers’ season is over after they went 17-1 a year ago before losing in the Super Bowl.
Carolina’s Greg Olsen has become the first tight end in NFL history to record three consecutive 1,000-yard seasons.
Rivera on the Panthers’ playoff odds: “Without a doubt it’s minuscule, but it can happen.”
The home crowd held its breath when Cam Newton left the game late in the third quarter after taking a hit to the side of the head
A missing necktie led to Carolina quarterback Cam Newton getting benched for one series on Sunday night.
The Panthers scored the first 25 points in the second half after Carr left the game when he hurt his right pinky while fumbling a snap on th…