Posted December 11, 2011 on
If only the NFL would shorten its games to 45 minutes instead of 60, the Carolina Panthers might just be in playoff contention.

Paws and Claws: Week 14 Carolina Panthers Edition

Good early morning, Panthers fans! I would like to begin this week’s edition of Paws and Claws with a brief apology for being a couple days late in its posting. I am looking forward to resuming a more…normal schedule this week, as finals come to a close, and I head home for an almost month-long respite. While trying to remember what week of the season we are in during the creation...

Cam Newton compares himself to a lion, blasts Panthers’ ‘tarnished house’ where ‘losing is accepted’

In a recent interview with Steveland Wilson of ESPN The Magazine, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton went into an interesting treatise about the culture of winning, and his own role in rebuilding the Panthers. Wilson asked Newton what his emotions are in situations where he plays well and the Panthers don't win, and that opened up the floodgates. "What happens when...

Second-half struggles doom Panthers to another loss

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- If only the NFL would shorten its games to 45 minutes instead of 60, the Carolina Panthers might just be in playoff contention. Instead, they're 4-9. In what has been an all too familiar refrain this season, the Panthers blew yet another fourth-quarter lead Sunday in a 31-23 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The Panthers led by 16 at halftime and by 6 entering...

&: Carolina Panthers' quarterback Derek Anderson

(By Ron Green Jr., We ask 10 questions of Panthers backup quarterback Derek Anderson:Q. You're a dog lover. Do you have a dog here?

Rapid Recap: Panthers vs. Falcons

Well, for a half it looked as if the Panthers had become the team that coach Rivera said he always knew they could be, and Cam Newton could do no wrong, throwing for nearly 150 yards and two scores. The defense, having to start two guys at defensive tackle that have barely seen the field this year, played inspired football in the first half and limited an explosive Falcons offense...

Atlanta Falcons 31, Carolina Panthers 23

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...

Chud on Cam: 'Live to fight the next play'

   There were moments Sunday in the Panthers' 31-23 loss to Atlanta when offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski saw play calls come to life in near perfect fashion.    DeAngelo Williams' 74-yard touchdown run, the longest in team history, was like a diagram brought beautifully to life.    Then there were moments when things went wrong, particularly the two second-half...

NFL Week 14 Recap: Falcons vs. Panthers

The Carolina Panthers and the Atlanta Falcons were going in two completely different directions. With no hope for the playoffs, the Panthers were turning it on last week in a big win. On the other side of the 50, the Falcons were in the wildcard hunt, but losing a close game to the Texans last week….. now Carolina was set for a NFC South battle. It was a tail of two halves. With...

Matt Ryan keeps Falcons in playoff hunt

Quarterback Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers have been in more close games this year than they care to remember....

Panthers blow another lead, lose to Falcons 31-23

If only the NFL would shorten its games to 45 minutes instead of 60, the Carolina Panthers might just be in playoff contention.

Matchups: Atlanta Falcons at Carolina Panthers

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