NFL Game Review: Panthers @ Lions
The Detroit Lions (7-3) dug themselves out of another big hole to beat the Carolina Panthers (2-8) 49-35 at Ford Field. The Lions trailed at one point 24-7 before making the furious comeback. They now gear up for the undefeated Packers on Thanksgiving Day.
Best of the Best Reviews
Panthers Take | Lions Feast on Panthers 49-35
SB Nation’s Cat Scratch Reader tells how the Lions fattened up on the Panthers.
Lions Take | Detroit 49, Carolina 35: Lions awake in second half, run away from Panthers
Detroit Free-Press recaps the Lions comeback victory over Carolina.
Detroit Lions running back Kevin Smith is FanFeedr’s Game MVP. Smith was out of football when Jahvid Best went down with a concussion. The LIons came calling and he is producing. Smith ran for 140 yards on 16 carries and scored two touchdowns.
Video Highlights of the Game
NFL.com’s highlights package | Panthers-Lions
FanFeedr’s Hot Takes
Panthers Hot Take | Panthers, Newton still not good enough in crunch time
It is a testament to how good rookie quarterback Cam Newton already is that his team can score 35 points, he can account for three touchdowns and it can still feel to everyone like he had an off gam
Lions Hot Take | A Second Look: Why was Kevin Smith able to gain 200 yards and score three touchdowns?
With Jahvid Best sidelined with a concussion, the Detroit Lions needed some insurance.