The Carolina Panthers are going to be a different looking team next season.  Star linebacker Luke Kuechly has retired, tight end Greg Olsen has agreed to part ways with the team and a brand new coaching staff.

The only question left is who will be the team’s quarterback.  The team reportedly has plans to trade Cam Newton, but he expects to be back in Carolina next season.

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During an interview with CBS Sports Network’s “Tiki and Tierney” on Friday in Miami, Cam said he “absolutely” expects to be back with the Panthers next season.

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