Veteran free agent Calais Campbell appears to have tied everything together this season. Campbell had just 8.0 sacks last year but has 10 already this season, and his presence seems to have influenced former first-round pick Dante Fowler, both on and off the field. With 5.5 sacks, Fowler has already topped his sack total from last season (4.0), while 2016 third-rounder Yannick Ngakoue is on track to nearly double the 8.0 sacks he produced as a rookie.
Cam Newton’s press conference with members of the media on Wednesday ended abruptly when he was asked a question that he apparently didn’t want to answer. When Newton was asked about the Panthers’ offense ability to get big chunk plays, he appeared to be displeased and then said next question. Moments later, Newton exited his press conference.
Given the opportunity to run the show from the beginning, the 33-year-old quarterback delivered a clunker of a performance in a 40-0 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night.
Moore went 25 for 44 for 176 yards. He was sacked three times and both his interceptions were returned for touchdowns.
Frustrating? Believe it, especially after Moore was so sharp in place of injured Jay Cutler on Sunday. Inserted in the second half after Cutler cracked his ribs, Moore brought Cheap Jerseys In USA the Cheap Jerseys From USA Dolphins back from a 14-point deficit in a 31-28 victory over the New York Jets.
Then came Thursday night.
“You don’t ever go into a week preparing and expect it to turn out like this,” Moore said. “We got to figure some stuff out. I got to figure some stuff out. Just got to get better moving forward.”