It was over when ...
John Kasay ended a 31-minute Panthers scoring drought with a 32-yard field goal, which gave Carolina an 11-point lead with 1:54 remaining.
Raiders CB Rashad Baker, playing in just his third game of the season, recorded a career-high two interceptions. ... Sebastian Janikowski's first field goal broke a seven-quarter scoring drought by the Raiders. His second gave him 865 career points, breaking George Blanda's franchise record of 863. ... The only other times the Panthers started a season 7-2 (2003, 2005) they made it to the NFC Championship Game. ... The last time Jake Delhomme threw four interceptions in a game was in a 30-8 loss to the Eagles on Oct. 17, 2004. ... Steve Smith was held to one catch for nine yards.