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Cam Newton. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Cam Newton Suffers Back Fractures In Crash

Newton’s truck was overturned, according to photos from the scene.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 30: Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints stretches across the goal line for a touchdown against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 30, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: Panthers Vs. Saints Thursday Night Roundup

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.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 26: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers scrambles against the Seattle Seahawks in the first quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 26, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Drew Brees, Cam Newton And Jimmy Graham

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.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 26: Jimmy Graham #80 of the New Orleans Saints against the Green Bay Packers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 26, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Saints-Panthers

The Saints and Panthers are tied atop the NFC South.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 23: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins scrambles during a preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Harris: Breaking Down Best, Worst Fantasy Playoff Schedules

It’s never too early to start thinking about the fantasy football playoffs.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bears’ Special Teams Are A Collective Failure

Blame them all — the players, Emery, Trestman and DeCamillis. It’s that ugly.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler makes a throw against the Panthers. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions from Bears-Panthers

We’re five games in — bad play is a troubling trend, not a fluke.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

Wes Horton of the Carolina Panthers sacks Jay Cutler in the 1st quarter. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Panthers Beat Bears, 31-24

Cam Newton threw two touchdown passes to Greg Olsen and the Carolina Panthers’ defense forced four turnovers to overcome a 14-point deficit and defeat the Chicago Bears 31-24 on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2014

Bears center Roberto Garza. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Panthers: Garza Inactive For Fourth Straight Game

The Bears are playing their third different offensive line combination in 2014.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2014

Kelvin Benjamin.  (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears Look To Capitalize At Carolina

Coming off tough losses, both teams are looking to get back on track.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2014

Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Bears-Panthers: 5 Matchups To Watch

The league’s two best rookies square off in Charlotte.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2014

Jermon Bushrod, right, and Matt Slauson, left, in 2013. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears Face Challenges On O-Line

Plus, more on Kyle Fuller’s big September and Ka’Deem Carey’s spin move.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

Carolina Panthers v Chicago Bears

Durkin: Know Your Opponent — Carolina Panthers

The 2014 offseason was cruel to the Panthers.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 18, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Greg Olsen Gives The Carolina Panthers A Proven Receiving Threat

The Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.

08/16/2014

Cliff Avril. (Getty Images)

Silverman: Seahawks Show Defense Is NFL Priority Once Again

Seattle has the blueprint for how to slow down the NFL’s high-octane offenses.

02/04/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 12: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after a touchdown pass to Steve Smith #89 in the second quarter against the San Francisco 49ers during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 12, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

A Look Back At An Impressive 2013 For Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers really weren’t even expected to contend for a playoff spot this season, but they surpassed all expectations and then some. Unfortunately, a team they got the better of during the regular season got the better of them in the playoffs.

01/14/2014

olin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers avoids being tackled by Mario Addison #97 of the Carolina Panthers.(Credit: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Kaepernick Lifts 49ers Over Panthers 23-10

Colin Kaepernick threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score as the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10 on Sunday to advance to the NFC championship game for the third straight season.

01/12/2014

(credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Divisional Round Picks – San Diego Chargers Super Bowl-Bound?

My hands may be white from all the chalk I pick, you know there will be one supreme surprise this week. But where? Since we went 3-1 last week – losing with the wretched Bengals, like everyone else – let’s try our hand at the most heavenly weekend of a most horrible winter.

01/10/2014

Tom Brady. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin: NFL Divisional Round Picks

If last week’s Wild Card round – where three of the four games were decided by three points or less – was any indication of how the playoffs will be, this weekend’s games should be a treat.

670 The Score–01/10/2014

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 29: Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after making a catch for a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on December 29, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Extra Week Of Rest Allows Panthers To Be Very Healthy For 49ers

The Carolina Panthers were thrilled to get the first-round bye in the NFL playoffs because it meant one less game between them and the Super Bowl. They were also very grateful for it because it allowed a number of players to fully heal up.

01/10/2014

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