*****Former Wake Forest Demon Deacon, former Carolina Panthers wide receiver and 17-year veteran of the National Football League as a player, Ricky Proehl is stepping down as the wide receivers coach of the Carolina Panthers…Proehl spent six seasons as the Panthers’ receivers coach.*****
Ricky Proehl is resigning as receivers coach so he can more closely follow the careers of his two sons, both of whom will be Division I receivers this fall.
Austin Proehl is a rising senior at North Carolina who caught 43 passes for 597 yards and three touchdowns in 2016. Austin spent his high school freshman year, here at Western Guilford High School in Greensboro, before moving down to live with his dad and Austin finished up at Providence High School in Charlotte….
Blake Proehl, who starred at Providence High in the fall, is committed to East Carolina.
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