Scott Fowler: Christian McCaffrey's unforgettable season being wasted by these forgettable Panthers

The Charlotte Observer
Scott Fowler: Christian McCaffrey's unforgettable season being wasted by these forgettable Panthers
Scott Fowler: Christian McCaffrey's unforgettable season being wasted by these forgettable Panthers

"Bad day at the office," Panthers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy said. Meanwhile, there was McCaffrey, reciting his lines almost flawlessly. He touched the ball on 25 offensive plays and averaged 7.6 yards when he did. When No. 22 had the ball, the Panthers looked like a semblance of a good NFL team. When he didn't, they didn't. McCaffrey wasn't perfect. As his fantasy football owners undoubtedly noted, he didn't score in this game. That's only the second time in Carolina's 10 contests in which he didn't find the end zone (those two games, not surprisingly, are also the two in which Carolina didn't score a TD at all). He also dropped a short pass from Allen - notable because in the entire 2018

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