Found November 29, 2011 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
NOTES The Panthers have been thrilled with the play of cornerback Chris Gamble, who is enjoying a bounce-back season under coach Ron Rivera. Gamble was benched late last season by coach John Fox after he failed to register an interception and struggled in coverage. "Chris has had just an outstanding season, and I don't think he's getting the credit he deserves because he does it quietly and doesn't make a lot out of it," Rivera said. "I thought the plays he has made, coming up and making some big tackles, have been outstanding for us. We've asked him to do some things differently in other games where you ask him to cover the number one receiver, switch sides, and he's done that. I really can't talk enough about what he's done and what he's meant for us defensively as far as being a steady, steady influence and a steady performer." The Panthers wanted to run the ball against the Colts coming into Sunday's game, and they did...

Carolina Panthers get back to running game

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Panthers seek 2 straight wins

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Carolina Panthers team report: Cam Newton struggling with zone coverage

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