CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Coach Ron Rivera says Carolina's 31-13 loss to the Saints Sunday night was a "humbling experience" and could help his team to refocus as it makes a playoff push. Rivera said Monday, "Maybe we got a little full of ourselves and thought we were capable of just showing up."
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - An MRI shows Panthers' backup running back Jonathan Stewart tore the MCL in his right knee in Sunday night's 31-13 loss to New Orleans. Panthers coach Ron Rivera says Stewart will be out a minimum of 10 days, but remains optimistic he could return at some point this season.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Troopers say South Carolina star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was ticketed for going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone on a South Carolina interstate. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. David Jones says Clowney was pulled over in a Chrysler 300 around 7:30 p.m. Saturday northbound on Interstate 77 in Fairfield County.
ATLANTA (AP) - Auburn running back Tre Mason is the offensive player of the year, while Gus Malzahn claimed the coaching award on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference football team. The Tigers were rewarded on the team announced Monday after going from worst to first.
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