12-4
21 -
Team 1 2 3 4
CAR 0 14 7 0
ATL 7 3 7 3
20
4-12

Game Story

Carolina's blueprint for playoff success has been set: Let the sack-happy defense lead the way and hope dual-threat quarterback Cam Newton can add just enough offense. Newton threw two touchdown passes, Greg Hardy had a team-record four sacks and the Panthers clinched their first NFC South title in ...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
8:43
TD
Matt RyanDFP
passed to
Jason SnellingDFP
down the middle for 9 yard gain (
Matt BryantDFP
made PAT)
CAR 0 - ATL 7
2nd Quarter
10:00
FG
Matt BryantDFP
kicked a 42-yard field goal
CAR 0 - ATL 10
7:57
TD
Melvin WhiteDFP
intercepted
Matt RyanDFP
for 8 yards (
Graham GanoDFP
made PAT)
CAR 7 - ATL 10
0:19
TD
Cam NewtonDFP
passed to
Ted Ginn Jr.DFP
to the right for 3 yard gain (
Graham GanoDFP
made PAT)
CAR 14 - ATL 10
3rd Quarter
9:50
TD
Matt RyanDFP
passed to
Roddy WhiteDFP
down the middle for 39 yard gain (
Matt BryantDFP
made PAT)
CAR 14 - ATL 17
4:20
TD
Cam NewtonDFP
passed to
Greg OlsenDFP
down the middle for 7 yard gain (
Graham GanoDFP
made PAT)
CAR 21 - ATL 17
4th Quarter
7:10
FG
Matt BryantDFP
kicked a 37-yard field goal
CAR 21 - ATL 20

Game Leaders

Passing

Carolina

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Cam NewtonDFP
15 27 149 55.6 5.5 1 0 2 1 80.6 0

Atlanta

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Matt RyanDFP
28 40 280 70.0 7.0 9 49 2 1 95.8 0

Rushing

Carolina

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Cam NewtonDFP
12 72 6.0 16 0 0
DeAngelo WilliamsDFP
10 33 3.3 24 0 1
Mike TolbertDFP
7 29 4.1 17 0 0

Atlanta

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Steven JacksonDFP
13 41 3.2 17 0 0
Jason SnellingDFP
5 36 7.2 16 0 0
Matt RyanDFP
2 -1 -0.5 0 0 0

Receiving

Carolina

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
DeAngelo WilliamsDFP
2 2 75 37.5 56 0 1
Greg OlsenDFP
6 8 42 7.0 8 1 0
Domenik HixonDFP
2 3 16 8.0 12 0 0
Mike TolbertDFP
3 3 10 3.3 8 0 0
Ted Ginn Jr.DFP
2 5 6 3.0 3 1 0
Brandon LaFellDFP
0 5 0 N/A 0 0 0
Marvin McNuttDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Atlanta

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Roddy WhiteDFP
8 14 91 11.4 39 1 0
Harry DouglasDFP
7 9 58 8.3 12 0 0
Tony GonzalezDFP
4 4 56 14.0 23 0 0
Steven JacksonDFP
5 7 53 10.6 25 0 0
Jason SnellingDFP
2 2 15 7.5 9 1 0
Darius JohnsonDFP
1 3 4 4.0 4 0 0
Patrick DiMarcoDFP
1 1 3 3.0 3 0 0

Kicking

Carolina

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Graham GanoDFP
3 3 0 0 0 N/A 3

Atlanta

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt BryantDFP
2 2 2 2 42 100.0 8
Matt BosherDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Carolina

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Brad NortmanDFP
6 48.7 3 1

Atlanta

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Matt BosherDFP
5 48.4 2 0

Returns

Carolina

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Ted Ginn Jr.DFP
1 31 31.0 31 0 3 33 11.0 15 0

Atlanta

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Robert McClainDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 3 34 11.3 23 0

Defense

Carolina

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Drayton FlorenceDFP
2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Quintin MikellDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dwan EdwardsDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas DavisDFP
4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase BlackburnDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Domenik HixonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Charles JohnsonDFP
2 0 2.0 10 0 0 0 0
Jordan SennDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike MitchellDFP
3 1 1.0 8 1 0 0 0
Captain MunnerlynDFP
4 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Greg HardyDFP
5 1 4.0 22 0 0 0 0
Colin JonesDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Luke KuechlyDFP
5 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Frank AlexanderDFP
1 2 1.0 2 0 0 0 0
Star LotuleleiDFP
1 1 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Kawann ShortDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert LesterDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Melvin WhiteDFP
7 1 0.0 0 1 1 8 1

Atlanta

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Osi UmenyioraDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan BabineauxDFP
0 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephen NicholasDFP
2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason SnellingDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas DeCoudDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Peria JerryDFP
2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
William MooreDFP
1 1 0.0 0 1 1 3 0
Antone SmithDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert McClainDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akeem DentDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cliff MatthewsDFP
2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan MassaquoiDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Desmond TrufantDFP
3 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Robert AlfordDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Stansly MapongaDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Joplo BartuDFP
5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul WorrilowDFP
8 5 1.0 0 0 0 0 0