Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper isn’t used to losing. But in his first year as the Panthers owner, the team went 1-7 over the second half of the season and finished 7-9.
Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper isn’t used to losing. But in his first year as the Panthers owner, the team went 1-7 over the second half of the season and finished 7-9. Don Wright AP
Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper isn’t used to losing. But in his first year as the Panthers owner, the team went 1-7 over the second half of the season and finished 7-9. Don Wright AP

Sports columnist Scott Fowler has written for the Charlotte Observer since 1994. He has authored or co-authored eight books, including four about the Carolina Panthers. In 2018, Fowler won the Thomas Wolfe award for outstanding newspaper writing. He also is the host of the Observer’s hit podcast “Carruth.”