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Game facts: Panthers at Raiders

Next Gen Stats:  Cam Newton has gone just 2-for-19 on deep pass attempts (attempts of 20+ air yards) over the last five games. 

Issues vs. the blitz:  Newton has just a 75.2 passer rating against the blitz (5+ pass rushers) this season. Last year, Cam had a 104.1 passer rating against the blitz.

Mind-blowing stat:  The Panthers have fewer than 100 rushing yards in each of their last three games. Prior to that, Carolina had rushed for 100+ yards in 38 of its previous 39 games. 

Defense improving:  In the last four games, Carolina has allowed just 17.5 points per game. The Panthers allowed 29.3 PPG in Weeks 1-5. 

Tough road ahead:  The Panthers have the toughest remaining strength of schedule in the NFL (combined record of 36-22-2).

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