NFC Championship Game 2016: Final Score, Highlights from Cardinals vs. Panthers

January 25, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers are going to Super Bowl 50. On Sunday, the likely league MVP led his team to a 49-15 rout of the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC Championship Game in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers will face the Denver Broncos after the latter upset the New England Patriots, 20-18, in the AFC Championship Game.
Newton made history by becoming the first man in the Super Bowl era to throw for 300-plus yards and run for multiple touchdowns, per ESPN.com's David Newton, but it wasn't just the dynamic signal-caller who performed well on the Carolina side.
The Panthers also forced seven turnovers and scored a touchdown on a pick-six by linebacker Luke Kuechly. Here's a look at the highlights from the game, courtesy of NFL.com:
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