Falcons-Panthers: What to watch
Panthers' run game can't be all Newton
|Atlanta at Carolina|
|When: 1:00 PM ET|
After watching film of both teams, Scouts Inc. breaks down key elements of the Week 14 Falcons-Panthers matchup.
• Devote maximum numbers to coverage: The Falcons managed to intercept Saints QB Drew Brees five times last week. They use a lot of nickel and dime packages while getting a solid rush from their base front four. Look for more of the same as they try to show Cam Newton a lot of different looks with different sub packages and zone schemes. Although defensive coordinator Mike Nolan is not averse to the occasional stunt, he is more likely going to want to flood the secondary with maximum numbers in coverage.
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