Carolina Panthers

Carolina Panthers

  • Passing Yards
    245.4 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    101.9 RYPG
  • Total Yards Per Game
    347.3 YPG
  • The Canadian Press

    Slow it down: Darnold's mechanics a focus after benching

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are tinkering with Sam Darnold’s mechanics in hopes of salvaging whatever is left of the quarterback's confidence. Panthers coach Matt Rhule has been working closely with Darnold this week on his footwork, particularly slowing down the QB's backpedal. Darnold’s drops have gotten quicker and quicker as the season has progressed, which Rhule believes has thrown off the timing with his receivers. To help illustrate, Rhule showed Darnold game film from Ca