Carolina Panthers punter Michael Palardy, left, congratulates kicker Graham Gano, right, following a field goal against the New York Jets during first quarter action at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on Sunday, November 26, 2017. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers punter Michael Palardy, left, congratulates kicker Graham Gano, right, following a field goal against the New York Jets during first quarter action at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on Sunday, November 26, 2017. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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