Cam Newton

Carolina quarterback

Completed 20 of 26 for 242 yards and three TDs, and ran for TD. Had career high 143.4 rating.

Thomas Davis

Carolina linebacker

Sacked Vikings QB Matt Cassel twice for 17 yards in losses, and led the Panthers with nine tackles.

Mike Mitchell

Carolina safety

Had a pair of interceptions and a sack on a safety blitz as the Panthers defense dominated the game.