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Smith confirms Panthers went after Moss and Floyd.

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He is on WFNZ right now, giving a very candid interview.

He also has been talking about how exciting learning the new offense has been, and talked again how they did not make it exciting last season, said last season's offense was like "watching paint dry". Said that he was not only limited last season, D-will's playmaking ability was limited by lack of creativity.

Said he believed Naanee could be a number two, also said that he told Naanee he could be the number 1.

Talked about Jimmy and Cam and who should be starting, said that preseason would be vital and that when the "lights come on" some people shrink up and can't preform.

Basically reiterated that he was going to be a Panther for life, whether it was 1-5 more years, said the Panthers might have to tell him to go home one day. Also, said his reasoning for coming back was because his "family is more important for work".

Loved this quote I just heard, "I'm gonna let them haters keep hating, and I'm gonna keep cashing them checks".

@kjridley: Steve Smith just said on 610am the #Panthers tried to get Santonio Holmes or Malcolm Floyd but obviously it didn't work out.

I did not hear the very beginning of the interview, Boo tweeted about the interview, maybe she can fill in what I missed.

more to come...

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Some folks seem to forget that they have no idea what all the Front Office is trying to do. Instead they bitch and moan about how we never go after big names. This isn't madden, you cant land everyone you want.

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Some folks seem to forget that they have no idea what all the Front Office is trying to do. Instead they bitch and moan about how we never go after big names. This isn't madden, you cant land everyone you want.

Completely true, while it's disappointing that they didn't land one of them. I'm happy that they at least tried to improve the WR spot by landing a big name there.

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^^^^^^ And to add to that, a 2-14 team, with a rookie coach and a rookie QB.

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I put it in the steve's finger thread b.c he was initially talking about his injury, but I can post it in here too. GREAT interview.

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Well this says they tried to address the WR situation but that the situation is not so bad as needing to break the bank out of desperation.

Unless money was not an option and one or both of these guys said no way in hell. Don't bother offering.

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Some folks seem to forget that they have no idea what all the Front Office is trying to do. Instead they bitch and moan about how we never go after big names. This isn't madden, you cant land everyone you want.

But what if you use all your picks? Shirley that would work!

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Well this says they tried to address the WR situation but that the situation is not so bad as needing to break the bank out of desperation.

Unless money was not an option and one or both of these guys said no way in hell. Don't bother offering.

I believe it was partially to show Smitty that there was legitimate effort to bring in a legit #1 or #2.

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^^^^^^ And to add to that, a 2-14 team, with a rookie coach and a rookie QB.

Exactly, The fact that people think a top flight wide receiver would want to come here with an unproven rookie and a less then steller second year quarterback is hilarious.

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