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CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 22: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 22, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Panthers Severely Lacking In Playoff Experience As They Prepare For Niners

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.

01/08/2014

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 26: Running back Adrian Peterson in action during a Minnesota Vikings training session at the Grove Hotel on September 26, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images)

Vikings’ Adrian Peterson Could Play Against Panthers On Sunday Despite Family Issue

Two year old son of the Minnesota running back in critical condition after beating while Vikings quarterback situation remains murky. Carolina in good shape looking to rebound from tough loss a week ago.

10/11/2013

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 22: Head coach Ron Rivera walks onto the field against the New York Giants during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Panthers At Cardinals Week 5 Injuries: Lester In Again For Mikell, Edwards Out With Hamstring

The health of the Panthers secondary is much better than two weeks ago and the bye could not have come at a better time.

10/04/2013

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 08: Jermaine Kearse #15 of the Seattle Seahawks scores the game-winning touchdown as Josh Norman #22 and Charles Godfrey #30 defend during pthe fourth quarter at Bank of America Stadium on September 8, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Seattle won 12-7. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Panthers’ Banged Up Secondary Could Be Easy Target For Giants’ Eli Manning

New York has yet to establish any kind of effective ground game so Carolina could see a lot of ball in the air on Sunday.

09/20/2013

ORCHARD PARK, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: A Buffalo Bills fan shows his support against the Carolina Panthers at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. Buffalo won 24-23. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Staring Down The Barrel Of Another Lost Season, Panthers Desperately Need Upset Against Giants

History is already against Carolina making the playoffs after a 0-2 start, but a win could put everyone back in good spirits.

09/18/2013

SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 29: Wide receiver Juron Criner #84 of the Oakland Raiders rushes against defensive end Bruce Irvin #51 of the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on August 29, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Raiders 22-6. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks At Panthers Week 1 Injuries: Both Teams Hurting On Defense

Seattle’s DE Chris Clemmons and CB Brandon Browner and Carolina’s DT Dwan Edwards and S Michael Mitchell could miss game

09/06/2013

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