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Giants-Panthers Capsule

By The Associated Press
    2013-09-19 12:25

NEW YORK GIANTS (0-2) at CAROLINA (0-2)

1 p.m. EDT, FOX

OPENING LINE - Panthers by 2 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - New York Giants 0-2, Carolina 0-2

SERIES RECORD - Series tied 4-4

LAST MEETING -Giants beat Panthers 36-7, Sept. 20, 2012

LAST WEEK - Giants lost to Broncos 41-23; Panthers lost to Bills 24-23

AP PRO32 RANKING - Giants No. 23, Panthers No. 28

GIANTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (5), RUSH (32), PASS (1)

GIANTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (20), RUSH (16), PASS (19)

PANTHERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (27), RUSH (6), PASS (30)

PANTHERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (22), PASS (22)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Giants have 10 turnovers in two games: seven interceptions and three fumbles. ... Giants QB Eli Manning is 4-1 against Panthers. ... Manning has started 137 consecutive games at quarterback, longest active streak for position in NFL. ... RB Brandon Jacobs, Giants' career leader in TDs rushing with 57 and recently re-signed, ran for career-high three TDs in 2008 against Carolina. ... WR Victor Cruz has seven career TD receptions of 70 or more yards. Cruz is averaging 18.2 yards per catch. ... Hakeem Nicks, Charlotte native, had career-high three TD receptions in 2010 against Panthers. ... Giants have rushed for just 73 yards on 33 carries in two games, with starting RB David Wilson plagued by fumbles. ... Giants have only two sacks. ... QB Cam Newton, who led Panthers in rushing last year, has just 53 yards on nine carries and no touchdowns rushing. ... Newton needs 33 yards passing to move into third place on Panthers' all-time list ... Panthers WR Steve Smith has caught pass in 93 straight games, streak that dates back to 2006. ... Carolina is 17-4 when RB DeAngelo Williams, its all-time leading rusher, receives 18 or more carries in game during career. ... Second-year LB Luke Kuechly has 187 tackles since coming into league, more than any player. ... Panthers DEs Charles Johnson and Greg Hardy have combined for just one sack in two games after getting 23 1-2 last season. ... Dave Gettleman spent 15 years with Giants before joining Panthers earlier this year as new general manager.

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