Carolina Panthers defensive end Mario Addison (back) and receiver Torrey Smith (knee) both were injured during the team’s 21-17 comeback win over the Eagles. Their availability for Sunday’s game against Baltimore is up in the air.
Former Carolina Panther Rae Carruth, now 44, was released from prison Monday in Clinton, N.C.. He served nearly 19 years in prison for conspiring to murder Cherica Adams, who was pregnant with Carruth’s child when she was shot in 1999.
The Carolina Panthers defense struggled for most of the game against the Philadelphia Eagles, but played much better in the fourth quarter and forced a game-winning fumble of QB Carson Qentz to seal Carolina’s 21-17 comeback win.
The biggest takeaways from the Carolina Panthers’ 21-17 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Eagles include Cam Newton’s deep ball struggles, finding defensive consistency, starting slow and scoring 21 straight points to come back.
Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey is Sunday’s gamechanger against the Philadelphia Eagles. Running McCaffrey more consistently will open up more deep play-action passes for quarterback Cam Newton and the offense.