1:00 PM ET, October 11, 2009
Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Jake Delhomme got up, his shoulder pads sticking out and his chin strap bunched around his mouth. He pumped both fists and yelled, letting out a month of frustration.His eighth interception of the season earlier in the day? Forgotten. Carolina's winless start was over, too.Delhomme's bold bootleg run for a first down on third-and-8 and an earlier disputed call helped the Panthers rally past the Redskins 20-17 on Sunday, a day of vindication for Delhomme and more trouble for embattled Washington coach Jim Zorn.
Stewing up trouble late
Jonathan Stewart had a productive fourth quarter to give the Panthers a 20-17 win over the Redskins. Stewart scored the winning touchdown with an 8-yard carry.
|1st 3 Qtrs.||4th Qtr.|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• Jonathan Stewart's 8-yard TD run midway through the fourth quarter gave the Panthers their first win of 2009.
• Including the Giants in the first game of the season, the Redskins have now lost to three previously winless teams.
• Carolina scored 18 points in the second half after being outscored 35-7 in the second half of its first three games this season.
• Since starting 6-2 last season, the Redskins are 4-9 in their last 13.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Portis was held to 57 yards rushing and Williams to 40. ... Panthers WR Muhsin Muhammad went over 11,000 yards receiving with a 9-yard grab in the first quarter. He ranks fifth among active NFL receivers. ... Haynesworth was shaken up in the first half but later returned.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||3.8||4.1|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-3||2-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||14:02||Clinton Portis 10 Yard Pass From Jason Campbell (Shaun Suisham Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 13 yds, 0:44
|SF||8:28||Clinton Portis -3 Yard Run, Tackled In Own End Zone|
Drive info: 2 plays, -1 yds, 0:31
|FG||1:50||Shaun Suisham 38 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 60 yds, 4:29
|TD||10:09||Clinton Portis 1 Yard Run (Shaun Suisham Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 1 plays, 1 yds, 0:03
|TD||8:38||Jeff King 17 Yard Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 40 yds, 1:35
|FG||14:18||John Kasay 43 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 38 yds, 3:14
|TD||9:25||Jonathan Stewart 8 Yard Run (Jake Delhomme Pass to Steve Smith For Two-Point Conversion is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 12 yds, 0:43