The Panthers have several former Giants coaches on their staff.
Head coach Matt Rhule was the Giants’ assistant offensive line coach in 2012. Offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo held the same role with the Giants in 2014-15 and was the head coach in 2016-17. Tight ends coach Kevin M. Gilbride was the Giants’ offensive quality control coach and coached the team’s wide receivers (2012-13) and tight ends (2014-17). Quarterbacks coach Sean Ryan was the Giants’ offensive quality control coach (2007-09) and coached the wide receivers (2010-11, 2014-15) and quarterbacks (2012-13). Carolina assistant head coach/ defense Al Holcomb was the Giants’ defensive quality control (2009-10) and defensive assistant (2011-12).