Carolina Panthers linebackers Shaq Thompson, left and Thomas Davis, right, prepare to line up against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA. on Sunday, October 16, 2016.
Carolina Panthers linebackers Shaq Thompson, left and Thomas Davis, right, prepare to line up against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA. on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers linebackers Shaq Thompson, left and Thomas Davis, right, prepare to line up against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA. on Sunday, October 16, 2016. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

Marcel Louis-Jacques covers the Carolina Panthers for the Charlotte Observer, keeping you on top of Panthers news both on the field and behind the scenes. He is a 2014 graduate of Arizona State University and grew up in Sacramento, California.