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Five things we learned as the Chiefs narrowly defeated the Panthers

The Kansas City Chiefs held on to defeat a strong challenge from the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, emerging with a 33-31 victory that extended their record to 8-1 headed into their bye week. Here are five things we learned during the game:. 1. There’s nothing more dangerous than a team...
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Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey's status in doubt after suffering shoulder injury

Christian McCaffrey returned Sunday after missing more than a month due to an ankle injury. He could end up right back on the shelf after just one game. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that the Carolina Panthers running back could miss more time with a shoulder injury suffered in Sunday's loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
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The Panthers Might be Without Christian McCaffrey....Again

For the first time in over a month, the Carolina Panthers had Christian McCaffrey on the field on Sunday after missing six games due to a high-ankle sprain. Unfortunately, it may be a short return as McCaffrey injured his shoulder in Sunday's loss to the Chiefs and could miss even more time according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network.
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Christian McCaffrey brings scoring burst back to Panthers' offense

Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule said earlier in the week that touchdowns were the biggest difference between his team and the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs scored them at a high rate, he noted, and the Panthers settled for too many field goals. That all changed...

Chiefs injury updates following Week 9 vs. Panthers

The Kansas City Chiefs suffered four injuries during the course of their Week 9 win against the Carolina Panthers. The first player to go down with an injury appears to be the most significant. When Andy Reid provided his postgame injury update ahead of his press conference he revealed that first-year Chiefs DE Taco Charlton suffered a lower-leg fracture.
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Final score: Chiefs edge Panthers 33-31, enter bye week 8-1

The Kansas City Chiefs rallied from a 14-3 deficit to defeat the Carolina Panthers 33-31 at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday. The Chiefs improved to 8-1 entering their bye week, while the Panthers dropped to 3-6. Panthers kicker Joey Slye missed a 67-yard field goal wide right as time expired. The...
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Panthers show progress, but again fail to finish

CHARLOTTE — The Panthers' last few games have taken on a familiar feel. They find themselves on the wrong end of a close score in the last few minutes of the fourth quarter. But the offense has a chance to tie, go ahead, or outright win the game with a late scoring drive.
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Five things to watch: Panthers at Chiefs

It's crunch time. Get ready for game day, and don't forget the chips as the 3-5 Panthers travel to Kansas City to take on the 7-1 Chiefs on Sunday. Here are five things to watch for in the matchup. Christian McCaffrey. Barring something unforeseen pregame, running back Christian McCaffrey will...

Carolina Panthers vs. Atlanta Falcons injury update and scouting report for Week 8

The Carolina Panthers will host the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night. It’s the only game on Carolina’s schedule slated for a national prime-time audience — Matt Rhule’s Panthers will be under the lights for the first time. Carolina is 3-8 all-time on Thursdays, including last year’s Week 2 loss to...
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Panthers' offense must get back to sustaining drives

CHARLOTTE — Through most of this season, the Panthers have had success moving the ball between the 20s. Red-zone scoring has been an issue, but getting there through sustained drives has not. When the Panthers defeated the Falcons in Week 5, they finished 6-of-12 on third down and had 24...
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Panthers offense striving for consistency in pass protection

CHARLOTTE — As the Panthers enter the second half of the season with a Week 9 matchup against the Chiefs, they'll be looking for improvement in pass protection. Carolina has been inconsistent in the area throughout 2020. There was a two-game stretch of excellence where quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was not sacked at all. But when the offense hasn't kept Bridgewater upright, it's usually coincided with a loss.
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Panthers at Chiefs Game Preview

Carolina Panthers (3-5) at Kansas City Chiefs (7-1) Arrowhead Stadium | Kansas City, Mo. Carolina is 2-4 all-time against Kansas City, including a 1-2 mark on the road. The Panthers' last win against the Chiefs came in 2008, while their only win at Arrowhead was in 2004. Current Streak: Chiefs...
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Rapid Reactions: Panthers defense allows six scoring drives in 25-17 loss

CHARLOTTE — The Panthers came up short in their quest for a fourth-quarter comeback, falling to the Falcons, 25-17. A week after New Orleans never punted against Carolina, Atlanta punted just once, controlling much of the game. Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater had to exit midway through the third quarter after taking...