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Week 15 NFL injury roundup: LeSean McCoy, Marcus Mariota leave games with knee injuries
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Week 15 NFL injury roundup: LeSean McCoy, Marcus Mariota leave games with knee injuries
Sunday December 20th, 2015

Could the Carolina Panthers be looking to rest Cam Newton soon?

The team may consider sitting their star quarterback as the season winds down, especially if he takes more hits like the one he did against the Giants on Sunday. 

As Newton dropped back to pass in the second quarter, he took a shot from a defender to his upper body. Newton gingerly walked off the field holding on to his chest after the collision. At 14–0, the Panthers are chasing an undefeated season and have already clinched first-place in the NFC. 

 

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