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Carolina Panthers


Mike Tolbert

Mike Tolbert - #35 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 9"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 11/23/1985
Birthplace Douglasville, GA
College Coastal Carolina
Years played 6

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
54 183 7

Panthers claim FB Felton

Posted Sept. 01, 2011 @ 9:34 a.m. ET
The Panthers claimed former Lions FB Jerome Felton off waivers. According to multiple reports, the Vikings and Eagles also put in a claim.

Panthers place ORG Schwartz on I.R.

Posted Aug. 30, 2011 @ 5:53 p.m. ET
The Panthers placed OG Geoff Schwartz on injured reserve Tuesday as the team got its roster down to 80 players.

Panthers handing starting job to DE Hardy

Posted Aug. 28, 2011 @ 1 p.m. ET
Panthers head coach Ron Rivera announced that DE Greg Hardy would be in the starting lineup as soon as he's healthy enough to participate.

Newton takes step back; Panthers lose to Bengals

Posted Aug. 25, 2011 @ 10:37 p.m. ET
Andy Dalton, Cincinnati's second-round draft pick, led four first-half scoring drives and the Bengals held on for a 24-13 preseason victory over Carolina on Thursday night.

Panthers claim DT Balmer off waivers

Posted Aug. 25, 2011 @ 5:51 p.m. ET
The Panthers were awarded DT Kentwan Balmer off waivers on Thursday, just a day after the Seahawks released him.

Panthers MLB Beason undergoes surgery

Posted Aug. 24, 2011 @ 2:35 p.m. ET
Panthers MLB Jon Beason underwent surgery on his left Achilles this week, the team announced.

Moon pulling for Panthers QB Newton

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 7:40 p.m. ET
Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon says his reputation will be on the line when Panthers QB Cam Newton takes the field this season.

Newton will start Panthers' third preseason game

Posted Aug. 21, 2011 @ 5:52 p.m. ET
Cam Newton will be the Panthers' starting quarterback for the Aug. 25 preseason game against the Bengals.

Bush stars as Dolphins top Panthers 20-10

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 10:51 p.m. ET
New Dolphins RB Reggie Bush racked up 81 total yards as host Miami topped Carolina 20-10 on Friday night.

Panthers sign C Kalil to five-year extension

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
The Panthers have signed franchise C Ryan Kalil to a five-year contract extension, reportedly making him the highest-paid center in the league.

NFC South training-camp reports

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 9:13 p.m. ET
The Saints are preparing to be without their best defensive end, Will Smith, for the first four games while he serves a suspension. PFW goes inside the NFC South to examine each club's outlook for 2011.

Panthers beat Giants 20-10 in Newton's debut

Posted Aug. 13, 2011 @ 11:46 p.m. ET
Cam Newton led a pair of field-goal drives in his NFL debut to help Carolina beat the Giants 20-10 in a preseason game Saturday night.

DT Irvin impressing Panthers in camp

Posted Aug. 13, 2011 @ 4:34 p.m. ET
DT Corvey Irvin is earning rave reviews at Panthers training camp and has positioned himself as the front-runner to start at three-technique.

Panthers WR Gettis has torn ACL

Posted Aug. 11, 2011 @ 8:58 p.m. ET
Panthers WR David Gettis is likely to miss the entire season with a torn ACL. The injury was suffered during a practice on Wednesday night, and confirmed Thursday by Ron Rivera.

Panthers WR Gettis injures knee at practice

Posted Aug. 11, 2011 @ 9:57 a.m. ET
Panthers starting WR David Gettis suffered a left knee injury in Wednesday night's practice and was carted off the field.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Tolbert ran for a season-high 40 yards and matched a career best with two touchdowns on nine carries on Sunday against the Chargers, his former team.||||||| Tolbert only had two touchdowns all season prior to Sunday's two-score effort.
Posted June 01, 2012
Despite the presence of 1,000-yard running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart, the Panthers are expecting Tolbert to see quite a bit of action on offense and special teams.||||||| The stocky 5-foot-9, 243-pound Tolbert started 30 games over the last two seasons for the Chargers, averaging 4 yards per carry while scoring 19 touchdowns on the ground. He also caught 79 passes for 649 yards during that span, two of those going for touchdowns and became a fantasy darling in the process.
Posted March 19, 2012
The Panthers announced Monday they've signed Tolbert from the San Diego Chargers. Tolbert spent three seasons with Ron Rivera, who was the Chargers defensive coordinator before becoming the Panthers head coach.||||||| "Mike is a very versatile player and is they type of player who do a lot of different things," Panthers general manager Marty Hurney said. "He can jump in and play fullback, he catches the ball well out of the backfield and plays running back. He's also an outstanding special teams player." Tolbert's agent Joel Turner said his client signed a four-year contract, but would not disclose the financial terms of the deal.
Posted Dec. 25, 2011
Tolbert had nine rushing yards on four carries with six receptions for 32 yards in Saturday's 38-10 loss at Detroit.||||||| Tolbert continues to a bigger threat out of the backfield with 420 yards from Philip Rivers.
Posted Nov. 11, 2011
Tolbert rushed seven times for 36 yards in Thursday's 24-17 loss to the Raiders.||||||| Tolbert continues to split carries with Ryan Mathews, who had six carries for 34 yards.

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