Tom Brady has completed 3 of 7 passes for 76 yards and a touchdown as he debuted in the preseason to help the Patriots build a 9-3 lead over the Bills.
The New England Patriots play the Carolina Panthers in a preseason game Friday at Bank of America Stadium, Kick Off Time at 7:30 PM ET, Live Streaming on NFL Game Pass.
The New England Patriots (2-0) overpowered the Chicago Bears, 23-22, in Week 2. In the win, Jimmy Garoppolo played with poise by reaching 181 yards and a touchdown in 16 of 21 passes. While the Patriots will not have Tom Brady in the first four games of the regular season, the ace quarterback is anticipated to play in tonight’s game against the Panthers. Legarrette Blount led the way in rushing with 69 yards and a touchdown. With Dion Lewis out in 8-10 weeks in the regular season, Blount will carry the load as the primary running back. In receiving, AJ Derby amassed 71 yards and a TD while Chris Hogan added 53 yards. On the defense, Justin Coleman captured six tackles, while Jordan Richards added one tackle for loss.
The Carolina Panthers (1-1) delivered a 26-16 victory over the Tennessee Titans. In the win, Cam Newton accumulated 162 yards in passing and a touchdown in 8-for-12 passes. Newton understands that his conditioning is needed, and that he will play again tonight. Ted Ginn was on top in receiving with his long play of 61-yard TD reception while Marcus Lucas had 39 yards in three catches. Brandon Wegher led in rushing with 24 yards in eight tries while Jonathan Stewart had 10 yards in three carries. On the defense Colin Jones captured six tackles while Bene Benwikere had a sack.
Patriots vs Panthers 2016 NFL Preseason
Location: Bank Of America Stadium
Date: August 26, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: WCCB Charlotte, WBZ Boston
Odds: -3.0 Carolina, 45.5 O/U
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