Sport Steve Smith has vicious response to Gettleman firing

23:57  17 july  2017
23:57  17 july  2017 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

Michael Oher defends fired GM, puts other players on blast

  Michael Oher defends fired GM, puts other players on blast In somewhat surprising news on Monday, the Carolina Panthers fired general manager Dave Gettleman. It did not take long before some of his former players blasted Gettleman on social media. On the opposite side, the firing of Gettleman garnered quite a different reaction from offensive tackle Michael Oher.

Steve Smith and the Panthers went through an ugly breakup back in 2014. Same goes for DeAngelo Williams that same offseason. “[ Gettleman ] doesn’t even have the cojones to tell us to our face [about the release],” Smith said.

Steve Smith had the most vicious response to the Panthers firing GM Dave Gettleman . The player he replaced, Steve Smith , is retired. RB Christian McCaffrey will cost the Panthers just .1 million in 2017. Meanwhile, Williams can’t find a job.

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Steve Smith and the Panthers went through an ugly breakup back in 2014. Same goes for DeAngelo Williams that same offseason. And Josh Norman's departure from Carolina last offseason wasn't pretty either.

The common denominator in all of those moves was GM Dave Gettleman, who made the unpopular (but necessary) decisions to let the fan favorites go.

Ex-Panther Beason: Gettleman accused me of faking injury

  Ex-Panther Beason: Gettleman accused me of faking injury Monday's firing of the Panthers general manager came as a shock to most, including Beason, who was traded to the Giants in 2013.Beason went to three Pro Bowls with the Panthers, who selected him in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft. After his third straight Pro Bowl season in 2010, a September Achilles injury cost Beason all but one game of the 2011 season.

Steve Smith had the most vicious response to the Panthers firing GM Dave Gettleman . July 17, 2017 1:37 pm · Steven Ruiz. The two former Panthers were let go by the fired GM.

Steve Smith had the most vicious response to the Panthers firing GM Dave Gettleman . Richmond's Kyle Lauletta has everything NFL teams should (but don't) look for in a QB prospect.

Like Smith, Williams and Norman, Gettleman is now no longer a part of the organization after the team fired him abruptly Monday. The two former Panthers were quick to respond to the news on Twitter.

Norman was a little more subtle with his reaction…

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