Panthers roll Dolphins
Cam Newton threw for 254 yards and four touchdowns, rookie Christian McCaffrey scored touchdowns rushing and receiving, and the Carolina Panthers crushed the Miami Dolphins 45-21 on Monday night for their third straight victory.
Jonathan Stewart ran for a season-high 110 yards and Newton added 95, including a 69yard jaunt on a read option, as the Panthers racked up 294 yards on the ground.
Carolina set a franchise record with 548 yards from scrimmage.
Devin Funchess caught five passes for 92 yards and two touchdowns as the Panthers (7-3) remained a half-game behind the NFC South division leading Saints.