Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, left, greets owner Jerry Richardson prior to a game against the Oakland Raiders at Bank of America Stadium in 2012. The pending sale of the Panthers will a test of the value of NFL franchises.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, left, greets owner Jerry Richardson prior to a game against the Oakland Raiders at Bank of America Stadium in 2012. The pending sale of the Panthers will a test of the value of NFL franchises. Jeff Siner TNS
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, left, greets owner Jerry Richardson prior to a game against the Oakland Raiders at Bank of America Stadium in 2012. The pending sale of the Panthers will a test of the value of NFL franchises. Jeff Siner TNS