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(By Joseph Person, firstname.lastname@example.org) B QUARTERBACK: Cam Newton became the fourth rookie QB since 1960 to throw for 250 yards or more in five games. Newton had 290 yards and a career-high three touchdowns. But he fumbled twice, dropping the Panthers to 0-6 when he has a turnover.C- RUNNING BACKS: Jonathan Stewart and DeAngelo Williams still seem like complementary pieces in this offense. They averaged 3.8 yards on 20 carries, and their longest gain was a 12-yarder by Williams.
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Ryan Longwell kicked a 31-yard field goal with 2:34 left in the game to lift the Minnesota Vikings past the Carolina Panthers 24-21. Cam Newton put the Panthers in place to tie the game in the final two minutes. He completed a 44 yard pass to Brandon LaFell on fourth and 15, but place kicker Olinda Mare was wide left with a 31 yard attempt with 26 seconds left.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. Cam Newton is now 1-1 in games this season against quarterbacks also taken in the first round of last April's NFL draft.
Newton and the Carolina Panthers defeated Blaine Gabbert and Jacksonville in September, but Sunday fell to Christian Ponder and the Minnesota Vikings.
In fairness, this isn't a judgment on Newton, just an observation, because he was oh...
Minnesota took advantage of Cam Newton's second fumble of the first half to tie the score at 14 at halftime Sunday at Bank of America Stadium.
The Panthers had the ball near midfield and were driving when NFL sack leader Jared Allen hit Newton from the blind side and forced the fumble. Chad Greenway recovered at the Panthers' 39-yard line with 1:03 left.
The Vikings needed...
Cam Newton. Andy Dalton. Blaine Gabbert. Christian Ponder.
All four are rookie quarterbacks taken in either the first or the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft. They are also all now starting for their respective teams. Jake Locker will move in and start as soon as Matt Hasselbeck goes down with a kink in his neck. It is just Week 8 of the season, and a full division's worth...
Olindo Mare missed a 31-yard field goal with 26 seconds left in the game, sealing the Panthers’ fate yesterday! Cam Newton had another sold game as he completed 22 of 35 passes for 290 yards with 3 TD passes and 0 INTs. He also carried the ball 6 times for 53 yards (8.8 ypc) in this game. Newton wasn’t perfect though as he did lose two fumbles that were costly. Jonathan...
Christian Ponder took only two starts to get his first career win, outdueling more heralded Cam Newton in the process. The rookie showed tremendous poise in the pocket, particularly on third downs, and got a huge assist from Adrian Peterson on Sunday as the Minnesota Vikings held on to beat the Carolina Panthers, 24-21.
(By Joseph Person, email@example.com) 13:26 left in the first quarterOn Panthers' first offensive snap, E.J. Henderson sacks Cam Newton, who loses the ball. Vikings DE Jared Allen recovers and returns it 5 yards to the Panthers' 16. Vikings score a touchdown two plays later.
A mix of exciting youngsters and grizzled veterans had breakout games in Week 8 of the 2011 fantasy football season. We saw a number of upsets and a few great games. Here’s a look at the best fantasy football performances of Week 8.
QB Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers
The Panthers rookie continues to dazzle. He finished with three touchdown passes, 290 yards passing and even added...
Ryan Longwell kicked a 31-yard field goal with 2:43 left in the game to lift the Minnesota Vikings to a 24-21 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Cam Newton put the Panthers (2-6) -in position to tie the game in the final two minutes. He completed a 44-yard pass to Brandon LaFell on fourth-and-15, but Olindo Mare was wide left with a 31-yard field goal attempt with 26 seconds left.