Panthers Blast Falcons, 34-10

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The Panthers pounded the hapless Falcons, 34-10, at home.

Cam Newton accounted for two touchdowns against the Falcons (1 pass, 1 rush) on 23 of 37 passing for 249 yards and two picks. On the Falcons side, Matt Ryan went 20 for 27 with 219 yards passing, one touchdown and three picks.

Jonathan Stewart rushed for 43 yards on nine attempts in addition to three receptions for 22 yards. Greg Olsen was a highlight, pulling in four passes for 66 yards with a touchdown.

The Carolina defense was the difference in the victory, giving up 78 yards rushing and 219 passing, returning one interception for touchdown. They were able to get to Ryan for one sack.

Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez had a productive game with 81 receiving yards and one touchdown. Wide receiver Harry Douglas also gave a strong effort with 82 receiving yards.

Next week, the Panthers travel to San Francisco to face the 49ers (6-2) while the Falcons are at home against the Seahawks (7-1).


Falcons Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

D

65

M. Ryan

20

27

219

1

3


Panthers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

C+

78

C. Newton

23

37

249

1

2


Falcons Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

86

S. Jackson

RB

13

57

4.4

0

C

74

J. Rodgers

RB

5

19

3.8

0

D

65

M. Ryan

QB

2

2

1.0

0


Panthers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B-

81

J. Stewart

RB

9

43

4.8

0

C

74

D. Williams

RB

13

42

3.2

0

C+

78

M. Tolbert

FB

6

24

4.0

1


Falcons Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B

87

H. Douglas

WR

3

82

27.3

0

A+

100

T. Gonzalez

TE

6

81

13.5

1

C

74

J. Rodgers

RB

6

25

4.2

0


Panthers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

B-

82

B. LaFell

WR

6

74

12.3

0

A

92

G. Olsen

TE

4

66

16.5

1

C

75

S. Smith

WR

4

52

13.0

0


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