Carolina quarterback Cam Newton has the statistics of a superstar. Now he wants the wins to prove he belongs in the elite class of quarterbacks.
San Diego had the slightest chance to make the playoffs as they came off of a big victory over Pittsburgh and into a big game with Carolina. Little did they know that the Panthers would dominate them in ways unimaginable.
Things are actually looking up for the San Diego Chargers as far as injuries go. Odd though how they players paid the big bucks couldn’t stay healthy, but the guys just happy to be on a roster are staying fit.
The San Diego Chargers impressively took down the Pittsburgh Steelers last week, but the lowly Carolina Panthers defeated the NFC-leading Atlanta Falcons. Which team will carry that momentum over into this week, and will Cam Newton show two weeks in a row?
CBS 2 will have a double-header: Denver @ Baltimore at 10Am and Pittsburgh @ Dallas at 1:25PM.
It’s pretty common knowledge that Steve Smith wants out of Carolina. Or, at least, since he refuses to talk about his situation, so it’s common knowledge that Smith is doing everything — including cleaning out his locker and attempting to sell his Charlotte-area home — to indicate that he wants out.
The Carolina Panthers are holding a second interview with San Diego Chargers defensive coordinator Ron Rivera, moving him to the front of candidates to replace the fired John Fox.