Found April 25, 2013 on Football Nation:
In 2012 the Carolina Panthers managed to have a 7-9 record which included winning their last four games of the season against the New Orleans Saints, the Atlanta Falcons, the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders.While the Panthers had a great finish to their 2012 campaign, this offseason has been a different story.This offseason the Panthers have not signed any new superstar players, lost two of their best defenders in Chris Gamble and James Anderson, and currently have only five picks in the upcoming draft. So it will be interesting to see how well Carolina can do this season.This article is going to make win/loss predictions for each of Carolina's 2013 opponents.Week 1: SeattleThe Seattle Seahawks are a team that is awfully close in style to Carolina as both teams rely on good defense and a superstar quarterback that uses his legs as much as or more often than his arm and is what fans saw when the two teams tangled in Week 5 of the 2012 season.In that 2012 matchup only o...

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