Originally posted on Inside The Panthers  |  Last updated 11/7/11
  With the bye week behind them, here are five areas of focus for the Panthers as they head into the second half of the season:   1. Keep Cam healthy     Everyone has seen how good Newton has been in the first half of the season and there's no reason to expect a drop-off in the second half. He seems to feed off football and he'll continue to improve. When he runs, though, it exposes him to big hits and the Panthers can't afford to lose him for a game or two.  2. Keep building the ground game    Head coach Ron Rivera has said there's been an emphasis on the passing game through the first half, in part to bring Newton up to speed in the pro game. Balancing that with a running game that's gradually improved will only help the Panthers. Jonathan Stewart and DeAngelo Williams are a dynamic pair and they're even more dangerous catching passes. With Newton's running ability, the ground game should become even stronger.   3. Force more turnovers    It's no secret that teams with the best tu...
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