Far too many decisions made by the 2012 Carolina Panthers have left their fans puzzled and wanting for more. Those faithful followers now have a chance to make their voices heard.
Lombardi: Building around Cam
This hits close to home here in the NFL newsroom.
We have a young editor named David Ely, who fancies himself a longtime Panthers fanatic. We've all watched as his broad smile before the season (he predicted an 11-5 campaign that would crescendo with a playoff appearance) has faded into dreariness as Carolina stumbles drunkenly through the campaign.
Ely chose "tails," but added this cautionary note: "Honestly, I'd rather them lose the coin toss. It's one of the most interesting things going on for them."
Welcome to the uneven mental state of Carolina's fan base.