Analysis: Don't look for Eli Manning to repeat his monstrous Week 2 performance. But he should be respectable nonetheless. Victor Cruz should benefit from Hakeem Nicks' absence. The Giants secondary has been victimized this year, which is good news for the Panthers' Steve Smith and Brandon LaFell. With (likely) no Jonathan Stewart, look for Cam Newton to pick up some of the slack in the running game. Cam could star both with his arm and his legs on Thursday night.
NFL teams can now interview head coaching candidates during last two weeks of season
Teams are now allowed to interview a candidate for a head coach position during the final two weeks of the regular season with the consent of the employer club. The interview can be virtual, and once the employing team gives consent, the candidate will be able to interview for any open head coach role.