Carolina will host the Minnesota Vikings in Week 3, who are last among NFL offenses in rushing yards through two weeks.
The Charlotte Observer notes that Carolina DC Sean McDermott will look to protect his rookie cornerbacks in Week 1.
The Carolina Panthers lead the NFL in takeaways, forcing 36 turnovers through 15 games.
The Carolina defense will look to repeat its Week 14 performance in which the group handed Atlanta a shutout.
The Carolina defense has allowed just 46.6 rushing yards and 193.8 passing yards over the last five weeks.
The Carolina defense has allowed just 50.0 rushing yards per game over the last five weeks.
The Carolina Panthers will look to keep their stellar defensive play rolling in Week 13 at New Orleans.
The Carolina defense has forced 13 turnovers in the last four weeks.
Carolina CB Charles Tillman (knee) is expected to miss Week 11.
The Carolina defense is allowing just 5.9 yards per attempt and a 56.6 completion percentage to opposing passers in 2015.
Standout Carolina CB Josh Norman is looking forward to facing Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers on Sunday when the Panthers host the Packers.
The Carolina Panthers will be a top Week 8 fantasy option when they host the Indianapolis Colts on Monday night.
Carolina DE Jared Allen will start on Sunday after missing Week 6 with a pinched nerve in his back.
The Carolina Panthers travel to Seattle in Week 6 to face the Seahawks, who lead the NFL in rushing.