The Panthers say quarterback Cam Newton suffered fractures in his lower back in a car crash in Charlotte.
The Saints took control of the NFC South with a 28-10 victory over the Panthers last night, their first win in Carolina since 2011. New Orleans enters a three-game home stretch with a 4-4 record, while Carolina (3-5-1), which only has one win in its last seven games, travels to Philadelphia in 10 days.
The Saints are coming off their best game of the year after hammering Green Bay 44-23. However, they have not won a road game this year. The Panthers are hoping to continue that trend, and they will be bringing back a familiar face in running back DeAngelo Williams.
The Saints and Panthers are both 3-4 and yet tied atop the NFC South. New Orleans has an extremely quick turnaround after playing on Sunday night.
The Baltimore Ravens navigated their way through the Ray Rice saga and overcame a series of injuries to put together a three-game winning streak that provides them with a measure of momentum entering their roughest stretch of the season.
Steve Smith punished his former team with seven catches for 139 yards and two touchdowns, and the Baltimore Ravens beat the Carolina Panthers 38-10 on Sunday.
Things were going so well for the Carolina Panthers before Pittsburgh came to town.
Graham Gano just wants to practice kicking, Tampa Bay Buccaneers marching band. Please, just let him kick.
Everyone knows Baltimore bleeds purple and black and D.C. loves the burgundy and gold, but there are plenty of bars in our area where fans of non-local teams can watch the games with fellow fans.
The Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.