The Carolina Panthers beat the one-loss Atlanta Falcons 30-20 today, and it was all thanks to Cam Newton.
In the third quarter, Newton took a QB read to the house in an electric 72-yard TD run that reminded us of the guy who set the league on fire as a rookie last year. Gus Johnson, the perpetually excited Fox announcer, just happened to be calling the game, and he was appropriately amped up.
This is a lost year for the Panthers, but if they can put together a couple of solid weeks here in the last month of the season, they’ll have some excitement around the team going into 2013:
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