Found November 27, 2011 on
Pro Sports Daily:
Sherrod Martin intercepted a deflected pass in the back of the end zone in the final minute, and the Carolina Panthers snapped a three-game losing streak by holding off a fourth-quarter rally from the winless Indianapolis Colts for a 27-19 road win Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
After allowing Detroit to score two touchdowns in the final 2:32 of a 49-35 loss a week earlier, the Panthers (3-8) nearly had another late collapse before ending a franchise-worse 12-game road losing streak.
The Colts (0-11) made a late charge to get within 27-19 and were driving again before Chris Gamble intercepted a Curtis Painter pass in the end zone. Indianapolis again drove deep into Panthers' territory, but Martin's interception on second-and-goal from the 3 sealed the win.
Carolina's DeAngelo Williams had two rushing touchdowns for the first time in more than two years. The last time was Nov. 8, 2009, at New Orleans.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton also had a rushing score, his 10th...
BEST OF MAXIM
The Panthers entered Sunday's game at Indianapolis looking to use the final six weeks as a springboard for next season, building momentum with some wins on the field.
They're off to a good start.
The Panthers rediscovered their running game and kept the Colts winless and snapped a 12-game losing streak on the road. They will look to continue their success next week when...
(By Ron Green Jr., firstname.lastname@example.org) A week after setting a team record with a 101-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, rookie Kealoha Pilares almost had another one Sunday against Indianapolis.After the Colts had cut the Panthers' lead to 24-19 midway through the fourth quarter, Pilares returned a kickoff 76 yards to the Indianapolis 32 before being run out of...
Carolina Panthers tight end Jeremy Shockey is listed as probable for Sunday's game in Indianapolis.
Ron Rivera has talked from time to time about limiting the number of carries for Cam Newton.
But Rivera ultimately admitted that can be tough to do.
Carolina's Jeremy Shockey is listed as probable for Sunday's game in Indianapolis.
(By Joseph Person, email@example.com) Ron Rivera is not too concerned about the race for third place.The Panthers' coach wants to start simply by winning two games in a row.