Here’s the Bills news of note for Sept. 14th.
1 – Two of the NFL’s top dual threat QBs face off Sunday
Sunday’s Week Two matchup between the Carolina Panthers and Buffalo Bills should keep viewers on the edge of their seats. The two guys behind center, Cam Newton and
Since 2015, the two have led the league in many rushing statistics by quarterbacks. In rushing yards, Taylor (1,186) tops Newton (998) over the past two seasons. But Newton (15) has the upper hand over Taylor (10) in rushing touchdowns.
Historically, Newton and Taylor are just two of six NFL quarterbacks ever to produce consecutive 3,000-yard passing and 500-yard rushing seasons. Some of the Bills defenders acknowledged the challenge they’ll face on Sunday.
“Cam Newton’s a very dynamic quarterback. He can beat you with his arm, his legs, so you know we have to be fundamentally sound on defense,”
After propelling the Carolina Panthers to a 15-1 record in 2015, Newton earned NFL MVP honors. Even though he has never played against Newton, defensive end
“Cam Newton’s a former MVP… we have to wrap up, he’s going to try to extend plays and make plays. We just have to be ready for that and tackle him come game time,” Lawson said.
Both defenses are going to have their hands full this weekend with the challenges Newton and Taylor offer.
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