Panthers Beaten by 49ers, 23-10, Fall in NFC Divisional Round

Automated Insights

Ted Ginn Jr. was a receiving threat all day, but it wasn't enough to avoid a rough loss for the Panthers at the hands of the 49ers, 23-10 at home. With the loss, Carolina is eliminated from the playoffs.

Cam Newton completed 16 of 25 passes for 267 yards, one touchdown and two picks. For the 49ers, Colin Kaepernick wound up 15 for 28 with 196 yards passing, two touchdowns (1 pass, 1 rush) and no interceptions.

Mike Tolbert gained 20 yards on eight carries. Ginn Jr. was a highlight, catching four balls for 104 yards.

The Carolina defense gave up 126 yards rushing and 196 passing. They tackled Kaepernick for a sack.

49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin was impressive, racking up 136 receiving yards. Running back Frank Gore also performed well with 84 rushing yards.


49ers Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
B 87 C. Kaepernick 15 28 196 1 0
- - A. Lee 0 1 0 0 0
A+ 100 A. Boldin 0 1 0 0 0


Panthers Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C+ 79 C. Newton 16 25 267 1 2


49ers Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
A 93 F. Gore RB 17 84 4.9 0
D+ 70 K. Hunter RB 9 27 3.0 0
B 87 C. Kaepernick QB 8 15 1.9 1


Panthers Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
C+ 79 C. Newton QB 10 54 5.4 0
D+ 67 M. Tolbert FB 8 20 2.5 0
- - D. Williams RB 5 13 2.6 0


49ers Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
A+ 100 A. Boldin WR 8 136 17.0 0
C 73 M. Crabtree WR 3 26 8.7 0
C 72 Q. Patton WR 1 23 23.0 0


Panthers Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
A- 91 T. Ginn Jr. WR 4 104 26.0 0
A- 90 S. Smith WR 4 74 18.5 1
B 85 G. Olsen TE 4 55 13.8 0