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Television

From preseason telecasts to Panthers Huddle and Panthers Game Day programs during the season to various team specials in the offseason, the Carolina Panthers Television Network provides fans with extensive coverage of the team throughout the year. The Carolina Panthers Television Network extends into every major television market in the Carolinas and originates from flagship station WCCB Charlotte (CW-Channel 18). To become a television network affiliate, contact affiliate manager Eric Fiddleman at 919-370-9446.

Market State Station Network
Augusta Ga. WJBF ABC
Charleston S.C. WCSC CBS
Charlotte N.C. WCCB CW
Columbia S.C. WACH FOX
Florence/Myrtle Beach S.C. WPDE ABC
Florence/Myrtle Beach S.C. WWMB CW
Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point N.C. WFMY CBS
Greenville/New Bern N.C. WITN NBC
Greenville/Spartanburg S.C. WYFF NBC
Raleigh/Durham/Fayetteville N.C. WTVD ABC
Roanoke/Lynchburg Va. WFXR FOX
Tidewater/Outer Banks Va./N.C. WVEC ABC
Tri-Cities (Bristol, Johnson City, Kingsport) Va./Tenn. WAPK MNT
Wilmington N.C. WSFX FOX

Preseason Television

Fans can watch Panthers preseason games that are not nationally televised on the Carolina Panthers Television Network. Play-by-play announcer Mick Mixon calls each contest and teams with former Panther and nine-year NFL veteran Mike Rucker as color commentator and sideline reporter Kelli Bartik of WCCB Charlotte.

Preseason Schedule
Day Date Opponent Location Time Network
Friday August 8 vs. Buffalo Bills Bank of America Stadium 7:30 p.m. Panthers TV
Sunday August 17 vs. Kansas City Chiefs Bank of America Stadium 8:00 p.m. FOX
Friday August 22 at New England Patriots Gillette Stadium 7:30 p.m. Panthers TV
Thursday August 28 at Pittsburgh Steelers Heinz Field 7:30 p.m. Panthers TV

The Panthers Huddle

If you want the inside line on the Carolina Panthers, then step into the huddle, The Panthers Huddle - a weekly show that focuses on the Panthers upcoming opponent and highlights the players' on and off the field adventures. Head coach Ron Rivera appears every week on The Panthers Huddle and gives fans exclusive insights on what they will see on the field on Sunday. From the locker room to the sideline, right into the huddle, The Panthers Huddle is the only place for diehard Panthers fans to get the latest on their favorite team. The Panthers Huddle airs from the preseason through the end of the regular season on the Carolina Panthers Television Network. The Panthers Huddle is produced by Greg Brannon with assistance from senior producer Mike Craft and post production manager Stephen Herbster.

The Panthers Huddle Air Times
MARKET State Station Date Day Time
Augusta Ga. WJBF Aug.-Jan. Saturday 7:30 p.m.
Charleston S.C. DCSC Aug.-Jan. Saturday 7:00 p.m.
Charleston S.C. WCSC Aug.-Jan. Saturday 12:00 a.m.
Charlotte N.C. WCCB Aug.-Jan. Saturday 10:35 p.m.
Columbia S.C. WACH Aug.-Jan. Sunday 11:30 a.m.
Florence/Myrtle Beach S.C. WWMB Aug.-Jan. Sunday 12:00 p.m.
Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point N.C. WFMY Aug.-Jan. Saturday 11:35 p.m.
Greenville/New Bern N.C. WITN Aug.-Jan. Sunday 11:30 a.m.
Greenville/Spartanburg S.C. WYFF Aug.-Jan. Sunday 1:00 a.m.
Greenville/Spartanburg S.C. WYFF 4.2 Aug.-Jan. Saturday 8:00 p.m.
Raleigh/Durham/Fayetteville N.C. WTVD Aug.-Jan. Saturday 11:30 p.m.
Roanoke/Lynchburg Va. WFXR Aug.-Jan. Sunday 11:30 a.m.
Tidewater/Outer Banks Va./N.C. WVEC Aug.-Jan. Sunday 11:30 a.m.
Tri-Cities (Bristol, Johnson City, Kingsport) Va./Tenn. WAPK Aug.-Jan. Saturday 4:30 p.m.
Wilmington N.C. WSFX Aug.-Jan. Sunday 11:30 a.m.

Panthers Gameday

When the Panthers game is over, the action is on WCNC-TV (NBC-Channel 36). Watch Panthers Gameday, the Carolinas' most complete postgame show. Panthers Gameday is more than just highlights. Get in-depth analysis of the game plus exclusive interviews. When it comes to Panthers postgame coverage, catch Panthers Gameday on Sunday nights immediately following NBC Sunday Night Football and the late news on WCNC-TV. Panthers Gameday is hosted by WCNC-TV weekend sports anchor Russ Owens and former Panthers Kevin Donnalley and Travelle Wharton and produced by Mike Craft with assistance from executive producer Greg Brannon and post production manager Stephen Herbster.

Panthers Television Network On Time Warner Cable SportsChannel

The Panthers produce more than 250 hours of programming annually for Time Warner Cable SportsChannel that is shown throughout the Carolinas on Time Warner Cable. Along with live telecasts and re-airs of Panthers preseason games, the channel airs nightly programs dedicated to the team and live gameday, postgame and behind-the-scenes shows.

Panther Talk (Monday at 8 p.m.) - The Panthers radio team of Mick Mixon, Eugene Robinson, Jordan Gross and Jim Szoke goes in front of the camera for a live simulcast of the Panthers Radio Network's weekly show. Bonus episodes are created exclusively for Time Warner Cable SportsChannel.

Panthers Roundtable (Tuesday at 8 p.m.) - Hosted by Mike Solarte of News 14 and Kelli Bartik of WCCB Charlotte, journalists discuss the most recent game, topics about the team and the week ahead.

Panthers Game Plan (Wednesday at 8 p.m.) - Live update show hosted by Chuck Howard who reviews the most significant news day of the week with press conference highlights and other items.

This Is Gross (Thursday at 8 p.m.) - Former Panthers Jordan Gross and Travelle Wharton provide a unique perspective on football, lifestyle and family.

Inside Panthers Football (Friday at 8 p.m.) - Play-by-play announcer Mick Mixon sets the stage for the upcoming opponent by previewing the game with Panthers insiders.

Panthers Camp Confidential (Monday and Wednesday at 6 p.m. during training camp) - Camp Confidential gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at training camp from Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. From mic'd up players and coaches to a rookie video diary, the 30-minute show provides total access to training camp.

Panthers Postgame Radio Show (immediately after all games) - The postgame show is a live simulcast of the Panthers Radio Network's broadcast featuring a game recap, highlights with radio calls, interviews and analysis from host Rick Benjamin and guests from the Panthers and around the league.

Panthers Gameday (Following NBC Sunday Night Football and the late news on WCNC-TV) - A live, fast-paced, 60-minute show, Panthers Gameday focuses entirely on the Panthers' game with highlights, sideline sights and sounds, locker room interviews and expert analysis. The second half hour is available only on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel.

Panthers Open Mic (Monday and Wednesday) - Watch head coach Ron Rivera's day-after-the-game press conference at Bank of America Stadium on Open Mic Monday and press conferences with quarterback Cam Newton and Rivera on Open Mic Wednesday.

Specials - Additional programming throughout the year includes extensive NFL Draft coverage and specials on rookie camp, minicamp, free agency, TopCats cheerleading auditions and other team events.

In the Carolinas, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel can be found in HD on channel 323 exclusively to Time Warner Cable customers. For more information visit www.twcsportschannel.com.

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