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Team 1 2 3 4
CAR 0 10 0 10
TB 0 0 0 14
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Game Story

Derek Anderson did his part to give Cam Newton a chance to get healthy. The veteran backup filled in nicely for the injured two-time Pro Bowl quarterback, throwing for 230 yards and two touchdowns Sunday in Carolina's 20-14 season-opening victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Newton was held out...

Scoring Summary

2nd Quarter
7:59
TD
Derek AndersonDFP
passed to
Greg OlsenDFP
down the middle for 5 yard gain (
Graham GanoDFP
made PAT)
CAR 7 - TB 0
0:00
FG
Graham GanoDFP
kicked a 28-yard field goal
CAR 10 - TB 0
3rd
None
4th Quarter
14:53
TD
Derek AndersonDFP
passed to
Kelvin BenjaminDFP
to the left for 26 yard gain (
Graham GanoDFP
made PAT)
CAR 17 - TB 0
7:23
TD
Josh McCownDFP
passed to
Chris OwusuDFP
to the left for 19 yard gain (
Patrick MurrayDFP
made PAT)
CAR 17 - TB 7
2:06
TD
Josh McCownDFP
passed to
Bobby RaineyDFP
down the middle for 6 yard gain (
Patrick MurrayDFP
made PAT)
CAR 17 - TB 14
0:23
FG
Graham GanoDFP
kicked a 33-yard field goal
CAR 20 - TB 14

Game Leaders

Passing

Carolina

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Derek AndersonDFP
24 34 230 70.6 6.8 1 9 2 0 108.7 0

Tampa Bay

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Josh McCownDFP
22 35 183 62.9 5.2 3 21 2 2 71.5 0

Rushing

Carolina

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
DeAngelo WilliamsDFP
14 72 5.1 17 0 0
Jonathan StewartDFP
9 20 2.2 6 0 0
Mike TolbertDFP
7 11 1.6 5 0 0
Derek AndersonDFP
3 10 3.3 8 0 0

Tampa Bay

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Jorvorskie LaneDFP
1 54 54.0 54 0 0
Josh McCownDFP
3 27 9.0 13 0 0
Bobby RaineyDFP
4 12 3.0 6 0 1
Doug MartinDFP
9 9 1.0 4 0 0

Receiving

Carolina

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Kelvin BenjaminDFP
6 8 92 15.3 26 1 0
Greg OlsenDFP
8 11 83 10.4 22 1 0
Jerricho CotcheryDFP
4 4 32 8.0 11 0 0
Jonathan StewartDFP
3 3 17 5.7 14 0 0
Mike TolbertDFP
2 4 6 3.0 3 0 0
DeAngelo WilliamsDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Jason AvantDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0

Tampa Bay

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Brandon MyersDFP
6 8 41 6.8 9 0 0
Mike EvansDFP
5 9 37 7.4 11 0 0
Vincent JacksonDFP
4 9 36 9.0 15 0 0
Austin Seferian-JenkinsDFP
1 2 26 26.0 26 0 0
Chris OwusuDFP
2 2 20 10.0 19 1 0
Luke StockerDFP
1 1 8 8.0 8 0 0
Bobby RaineyDFP
2 2 8 4.0 6 1 1
Doug MartinDFP
1 2 7 7.0 7 0 0

Kicking

Carolina

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Graham GanoDFP
2 2 2 3 33 66.7 8

Tampa Bay

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Michael KoenenDFP
0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
Patrick MurrayDFP
2 2 0 0 0 N/A 2

Punting

Carolina

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Brad NortmanDFP
6 47.0 2 0

Tampa Bay

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Michael KoenenDFP
5 44.0 2 0

Returns

Carolina

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Corey BrownDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 3 36 12.0 23 0

Tampa Bay

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Solomon PattonDFP
2 52 26.0 27 0 4 56 14.0 33 0

Defense

Carolina

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Colin ColeDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dwan EdwardsDFP
1 0 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Thomas DavisDFP
3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Derek AndersonDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chase BlackburnDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Roman HarperDFP
1 1 0.0 0 1 1 3 0
Charles JohnsonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Antoine CasonDFP
9 0 0.0 0 2 1 1 0
Charles GodfreyDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas DeCoudDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason WilliamsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
J.J. JansenDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Greg HardyDFP
3 1 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
Colin JonesDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Luke KuechlyDFP
7 2 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Star LotuleleiDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kawann ShortDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
A.J. KleinDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Melvin WhiteDFP
3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Bene BenwikereDFP
3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Corey BrownDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Tampa Bay

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Josh McCownDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Logan MankinsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dashon GoldsonDFP
7 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike JenkinsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Danny LansanahDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael JohnsonDFP
3 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon MyersDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Clinton McDonaldDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan CasillasDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Gerald McCoyDFP
8 0 1.0 9 0 0 0 0
Alterraun VernerDFP
5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dane FletcherDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Adrian ClaybornDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mason FosterDFP
5 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mark BarronDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lavonte DavidDFP
9 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Scott SolomonDFP
1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Leonard JohnsonDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew DePaolaDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnthan BanksDFP
5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akeem SpenceDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Steven MeansDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Russell ShepardDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike EvansDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0