Snap Decisions: Carolina Panthers proving their for real

Matt Grassie

NBC Sports' Rodney Harrison discusses the rise of the Panthers and their huge victory over the 49ers. Harrison admits to counting out Carolina because of the lack of competition over their four-game winning streak, but he credits the defense for the team's success. Now, the Panthers who lost three of their first four contests, have distinguished themselves as one the contenders in the wide-open NFC.