Originally posted on Panthers Locker  |  Last updated 12/12/11
The Carolina Panthers had a 23-7 lead at the half, but they got scalded by the Falcons in the second half….costing them this game.  Cam Newton completed 19 of 39 passes for 276 yards with 2 TD passes and 2 INTs.  He also carried the ball 7 times for 36 yards (5.1 ypc) in this game.  DeAngelo Williams led the way on the ground for the Panthers in this game with 7 carries for 87 yards (12.4 ypc) with 1 TD run.  Jonathan Stewart pitched in with 29 yards rushing on 8 carries (3.6 ypc) and he also caught 4 passes for 27 yards (6.8 avg).  WR Steve Smith led the way for the Panthers in the passing game yesterday with 6 grabs for 125 yards (20.8 avg).  TEs Greg Olsen (2 rec, 53 yards, TD) and Jeremy Shockey (2 rec, 10 yards, TD) also pitched in for the Panthers in the passing game.  The Panthers finished up with 157 yards rushing on 23 carries (6.8 ypc) and they also completed 19 of 39 passes (48.7%) for 259 yards as they had possession of the ball for 29:17. LBs James Anderson (17 tackles,...
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