by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com (9/22/14) After opening the season with two strong performances, the Panthers DST got run over Week 3 by the Steelers. Carolina allowed a whopping 264 rushing yards and 454 total yards in the 37-19 loss. Pittsburgh averaged 7.8 yards per carry.
Carolina mustered one sack, by defensive end Mario Addison, and zero turnovers. The Panthers DST will try to bounce back Week 4 at Baltimore.
Derek Anderson plays well in relief
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com (9/22/14) Panthers quarterback Derek Anderson relieved Cam Newton in the fourth quarter of the Week 3 loss to the Steelers and played well. Anderson completed 5 of 6 throws for 80 yards, including a 35-yard touchdown to rookie wideout Kelvin Benjamin.
Anderson will go back to the bench for Week 4 at Baltimore.
Panthers defense in good shape for Week 3
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com (9/19/14) The Panthers listed three players from the defensive side of the ball on the injury report for Week 3 against the Steelers, but are expected to have all of them available for Sunday's game.
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer (9/14/14) Panthers defensive lineman Greg Hardy is inactive for Week 2 against the Lions for non-injury reasons. He played Week 1 at Tampa Bay and had a sack and four tackles.