Esiason: Panthers Defense Presents ‘Tremendous Challenge’ For Brady, Patriots

November 11, 2013 3:16 PM
Esiason: Panthers Defense Presents ‘Tremendous Challenge’ For Brady, Patriots
" BOSTON (CBS) – The Patriots were off on Sunday, but there was still plenty of football to break down with CBS Sports and WFAN’s Boomer Esiason.

Esiason made his weekly call into 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Monday morning, previewing next week’s Patriots-Panthers Monday Night Football matchup and weighing in on the landscape of the AFC.

After a 1-3 start it looked like the Panthers were heading towards another disappointing season. But they have now rattled off five straight wins, including an impressive 10-9 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.

The Panthers defense held the 49ers to just 151 yards of total offense, with Colin Kaepernick throwing for just 46 yards and getting sacked six times. This is just the latest example in an impressive string put together by a talented Carolina defense.

“It really has become an excellent defense "

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