The marketing agent for Cam Newton says the quarterback’s Twitter account has been suspended after it was hacked.
The Saints took control of the NFC South with a 28-10 victory over the Panthers last night, their first win in Carolina since 2011. New Orleans enters a three-game home stretch with a 4-4 record, while Carolina (3-5-1), which only has one win in its last seven games, travels to Philadelphia in 10 days.
The Saints are coming off their best game of the year after hammering Green Bay 44-23. However, they have not won a road game this year. The Panthers are hoping to continue that trend, and they will be bringing back a familiar face in running back DeAngelo Williams.
The Saints and Panthers are both 3-4 and yet tied atop the NFC South. New Orleans has an extremely quick turnaround after playing on Sunday night.
The milestones keep piling up during what is turning into a special first half of the season for Aaron Rodgers.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he isn’t sure if Greg Hardy will play Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers and that the team hasn’t considered releasing the Pro Bowl defensive end who is involved in a domestic violence case.
Stafford threw for 291 yards with one touchdown and one interception. He was sacked four times.
Waddle started Monday night’s victory over the New York Giants but was hurt in the first half. Ihedigbo missed the opener and is doubtful this weekend with a neck injury.
The defensive end was convicted July 15 of assault on a female and communicating threats, but is appealing.
Caldwell had, of course, been informed of the reference, but he declined to listen to it.