The only two notable names that could miss this Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Panthers are Steve Smith and Carlos Rogers. While it’s unlikely that Smith will sit, it would not be a surprise to see Rogers not dressed. Regardless of what happens, both teams will be fine, and shouldn’t have to make any major adjustments.
Greg Cosell, from NFL Films and ESPN’s NFL Matchups, stops by for his weekly NFL film breakdown with Mac and Jim.
Former Carolina Panthers, WFNZ living legend and current Arizona Cardinals defensive line coach, Brenston Buckner stops riding in his limo long enough to talk to the guys about the Panthers-49ers face-off.
CBS analyst and former Buffalo Bill, Steve Tasker, joins the show to discuss the Panthers-49ers matchup and the other NFL playoff games this weekend.
Former Carolina Panther and San Francisco 49er, now working with the NFL Network and the 49ers broadcast team, Eric Davis spoke to Mac about this week’s big matchup and reflects on his time in Charlotte.
There’s a far different dynamic for Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers’ offense this time around against Carolina. His name is Michael Crabtree.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton talked with the media this week before their team’s first playoff game this season against the San Francisco 49ers.
Mike Florio from ProFootballTalk.com joins Mac and Jim in his normal time slot (every Wednesday at 8:05A) to discuss the Panthers-49ers matchup and all the latest storylines from around the NFL.
When Panthers Coach Ron Rivera said that he felt the team under the most pressure this week will be San Francisco he was dead wrong. Not only is his team the one that HAS to win this game, if he really believes that the Panthers are playing with house money he is setting his team up for failure.
The Carolina Panthers have not been to the playoffs since 2008. The upcoming game against the San Francisco 49ers will mark just the fifth time in franchise history that the Panthers have been to the playoffs, and that means the team is severely lacking in playoff experience.