Morgan will test Alexander's health
With DeShaun Foster unable to play, Steve Smith will once again be counted on to carry Carolina's offense.
Meanwhile, the strain of back-to-back playoff games has begun to take its toll on Carolina's roster. Several key starters are battling injuries, and starting RB DeShaun Foster will not play because of a broken ankle. The grueling cross-country road trip is also not fun, but the Panthers are a battle-tested team and figure to be game.
As always, the outcome likely will turn on a few key matchups. Here is a look at five to keep an eye on in this game:
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