CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It is something that’s been around since the Carolina Panthers’ inaugural season.
But now the old logo is gone, replaced with a new, more aggressive looking panther.
The team is changing uniform providers from Reebok to Nike next season (as is the rest of the NFL). Now it's changing its logo to be more modern.
So why now, and who accidentally leaked the new logo too early?
NewsChannel 36 anchor Bobby Sisk has the story behind the symbol.
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