0-2
23 -
Team 1 2 3 4
CAR 0 7 7 9
BUF 0 3 11 10
24
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Game Story

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Clutching the game ball tightly in his hands, EJ Manuel was making his way up the tunnel in the euphoria of a last-second victory when the Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback was stopped in his tracks.

Scoring Summary

2nd Quarter
10:41
FG
Dan Carpenter kicked a 55-yard field goal
CAR 0 - BUF 3
0:13
TD
Cam Newton passed to Greg Olsen down the middle for 13 yard gain (Graham Gano made PAT)
CAR 7 - BUF 3
3rd Quarter
10:49
FG
Dan Carpenter kicked a 20-yard field goal
CAR 7 - BUF 6
6:52
TD
Cam Newton passed to Ted Ginn Jr. to the left for 40 yard gain (Graham Gano made PAT)
CAR 14 - BUF 6
4:15
TD
Fred Jackson rushed to the right for 4 yard gain (2pt attempt converted, EJ Manuel pass to Robert Woods)
CAR 14 - BUF 14
4th Quarter
12:44
FG
Graham Gano kicked a 27-yard field goal
CAR 17 - BUF 14
8:41
FG
Graham Gano kicked a 25-yard field goal
CAR 20 - BUF 14
7:13
FG
Dan Carpenter kicked a 48-yard field goal
CAR 20 - BUF 17
1:38
FG
Graham Gano kicked a 39-yard field goal
CAR 23 - BUF 17
0:02
TD
EJ Manuel passed to Stevie Johnson to the left for 2 yard gain (Dan Carpenter made PAT)
CAR 23 - BUF 24

Game Leaders

Passing

Carolina

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Cam Newton 21 38 229 55.3 6.0 6 46 2 1 79.8 0

Buffalo

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
EJ Manuel 27 39 296 69.2 7.6 1 9 1 1 89.3 1

Rushing

Carolina

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
DeAngelo Williams 22 85 3.9 21 0 0
Mike Tolbert 6 25 4.2 9 0 0
Cam Newton 4 15 3.8 6 0 0

Buffalo

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
C.J. Spiller 16 103 6.4 46 0 0
Fred Jackson 12 30 2.5 5 1 0
EJ Manuel 4 13 3.3 9 0 1
Robert Woods 1 3 3.0 3 0 0

Receiving

Carolina

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Greg Olsen 7 8 84 12.0 31 1 0
Ted Ginn Jr. 3 8 62 20.7 40 1 0
Steve Smith Sr. 5 11 52 10.4 13 0 0
Mike Tolbert 2 3 18 9.0 18 0 0
Brandon LaFell 4 6 13 3.3 12 0 0
Armanti Edwards 0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

Buffalo

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Stevie Johnson 8 10 111 13.9 45 1 0
Robert Woods 4 6 68 17.0 28 0 0
Frank Summers 2 2 49 24.5 34 0 0
Fred Jackson 5 7 35 7.0 14 0 0
C.J. Spiller 3 4 14 4.7 7 0 0
Scott Chandler 3 6 10 3.3 7 0 0
T.J. Graham 1 3 8 8.0 8 0 0
Tashard Choice 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 0

Kicking

Carolina

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Graham Gano 2 2 3 3 39 100.0 11

Buffalo

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Dan Carpenter 1 1 3 4 55 75.0 10

Punting

Carolina

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Brad Nortman 5 51.4 3 1

Buffalo

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Shawn Powell 3 44.7 1 0

Returns

Carolina

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Ted Ginn Jr. 3 80 26.7 36 0 2 20 10.0 12 0
Chase Blackburn 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Buffalo

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Leodis McKelvin 0 0 N/A 0 0 1 19 19.0 19 0

Defense

Carolina

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Colin Cole 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Quintin Mikell 5 2 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Dwan Edwards 0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas Davis 7 4 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Chase Blackburn 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jon Beason 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Charles Johnson 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Charles Godfrey 1 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Mike Tolbert 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Mitchell 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
D.J. Moore 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Captain Munnerlyn 5 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Greg Hardy 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Thomas 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Colin Jones 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mario Addison 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Luke Kuechly 7 7 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Frank Alexander 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Josh Norman 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Star Lotulelei 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kawann Short 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Buffalo

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Mario Williams 5 1 4.5 25 0 0 0 0
Manny Lawson 2 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Williams 5 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Scott Chandler 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Leodis McKelvin 4 1 0.0 0 3 0 0 0
Garrison Sanborn 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jerry Hughes 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Alex Carrington 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Easley 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Arthur Moats 7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcell Dareus 0 4 0.5 6 0 0 0 0
Aaron Williams 7 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Da'Norris Searcy 4 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Burton 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Justin Rogers 3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
T.J. Graham 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nigel Bradham 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Dowtin 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kiko Alonso 9 1 1.0 16 1 1 0 0
Nickell Robey 2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0