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Though the Panthers tied with the Bucs and Saints at 7-9 and a 3-3 division record apparently the Panthers took 2nd place on strength of schedule. he NFC South draws division match-ups with the AFC East and the NFC West. Therefore the Panthers two remaining NFC games as the #2 seed means they play the Giants at home and the Vikings on the road.
Carolina Panthers 2013 Opponents:
Home: Atl, NO, TB, StL, Sea, NYG, NE, NYJ.
Away: Atl, NO, TB, Ari, SF, Min, Buf, Mia