Atlanta tight end Tony Gonzalez caught five passes for 77 yards and a touchdown – in the first half. He’s 38 years old. You want perspective on 38? Kansas City selected him with the 13th pick in the 1997 draft. Carolina’s first round pick in ’97 was its worst ever in every conceivable way – Rae Carruth. The Panthers recovered in the second round, drafting safety Mike Minter.
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