Panthers lose Heartbreaker, Redskins Romp

The Carolina Panthers lost another heartbreaker 27-21 in overtime to Tampa Bay, blowing an eleven point lead with only six minutes left in the fourth quarter.  Leading 21-10 after Brandon LaFell’s 29 yard touchdown catch, the Panthers gave up a field goal, then allowed a Buccaneer touchdown with just twelve seconds left on a Vincent Jackson TD Catch.  The Bucs had to drive 80 yards with a minute and two seconds left with no timeouts, and then tied the game on a Jackson catch of the two point conversion..After winning the toss for overtime, the Bucs drove down the field and scored the game winner with a TD pass to Dallas Clark from fifteen yards out.  Tampa improved to 6-4 with the win, while the Panthers dropped to 2-8. 

The Washington Redskins, behind the great play of quarterback, Robert Griffin III, smacked the Philadelphia Eagles 31-6.  Griffin tossed a career high four touchdown passes and rushed for 84 yards in seven carries.  Passing he was 14-15 with 200 yards.  The Skins improved to 4-6 and have a date with the Dallas Cowboys Thanksviving day in Big D.  Dallas edged Cleveland 23-20 in overtime and moved to 5-5.  Kickoff for Thursday’s game is four o’clock, with an airtime of 3:00PM on Newsradio 1490