Carolina Panthers

Carolina Panthers at a glance

Carolina Panthers

Coach: Ron Rivera

Key Stats

1 Times cornerback Josh Norman has been thrown at over the past two games. Norman knocked down Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford’s pass in the end zone near the end of the first half last week.

23.4 Passer rating for quarterbacks throwing at Norman, the lowest in the league among eligible cornerbacks, according to Pro Football Focus.

37 Career rushing touchdowns for Cam Newton, who needs one to tie Kordell Stewart for second place among quarterbacks since the 1970 merger with the American Football League. Steve Young is No. 1 with 43.

Starting Lineup

Offense

WR

19 Ted Ginn Jr.

LT

73 Michael Oher

LG

68 Andrew Norwell

C

67 Ryan Kalil or 61 Fernando Velasco

RG

70 Trai Turner

RT

74 Mike Remmers

TE

88 Greg Olsen

WR

10 Philly Brown

QB

1 Cam Newton

FB

35 Mike Tolbert

RB

28 Jonathan Stewart

Defense

LDE

94 Kony Ealy

DT

99 Kawann Short

NT

98 Star Lotulelei

RDE

69 Jared Allen

SLB

56 A.J. Klein

MLB

59 Luke Kuechly

WLB

58 Thomas Davis

LCB

31 Charles Tillman

RCB

24 Josh Norman

SS

41 Roman Harper

FS

20 Kurt Coleman

Special Teams

K

9 Graham Gano

P

8 Brad Nortman

H

8 Brad Nortman

PR

19 Ted Ginn Jr.

KR

43 Fozzy Whittaker

LS

44 J.J. Jansen

KO

9 Graham Gano

Injuries

OUT: DE Mario Addison (shoulder), DT Dwan Edwards (ankle). DOUBTFUL: C Ryan Kalil (ankle), LB Shaq Thompson (knee). PROBABLE: LB Thomas Davis (not injury related), RB Mike Tolbert (not injury related), T Daryl Williams (knee).

Schedule/Results

Date

Opponent

Result/Time

TV

September

13

At Jacksonville

W 20-9

20

Houston

W 24-17

27

New Orleans

W 27-22

October

4

At Tampa Bay

W 37-23

11

Bye

18

At Seattle

W 27-23

25

Philadelphia

W 27-16

November

2

Indianapolis

8:30

ESPN, WSOC

8

Green Bay

1*

FOX

15

At Tennessee

1*

FOX

22

Washington

1*

FOX

26

At Dallas

4:30

CBS

December

6

At New Orleans

1*

FOX

13

Atlanta

1*

FOX

20

At N.Y. Giants

1*

FOX

27

At Atlanta

1*

FOX

January

3

Tampa Bay

1*

FOX

*–Subject to change

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