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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) celebrates after his team's touchdown in the first half of a game against the Atlanta Falcons. (Nov. 3, 2013)

Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers crushed the Atlanta Falcons, 34-10, on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium.

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Head coach Ron
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Head coach Ron Rivera of the Carolina Panthers watches on as Cam Newton #1 walks over to talk during their game against the Atlanta Falcons at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Steve Smith #89
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers breaks a tackle from Robert Alford #23 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Steve Smith #89
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers gets away from William Moore #25 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #35
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) catches a touchdown
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Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) catches a touchdown pass as Carolina Panthers' Luke Kuechly (59) defends in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Paul Worrilow #55
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Paul Worrilow #55 of the Atlanta Falcons tries to tackle Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Linden Gaydosh #98
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Linden Gaydosh #98 of the Carolina Panthers tries to stop Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Harry Douglas #83
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Harry Douglas #83 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a catch against defender Captain Munnerlyn #41 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton looks to pass
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton looks to pass during a game against the Atlanta Falcons. (Nov. 3, 2013)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Luke Kuechly #59
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Luke Kuechly #59 of the Carolina Panthers pursues Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #31
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #31 of the Carolina Panthers breaks through the defense of the Atlanta Falcons for a touchdown during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a catch as Robert Lester #38 of the Carolina Panthers defends during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #31
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Mike Tolbert #31 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after scoring a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Joplo Bartu #59
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Joplo Bartu #59 and William Moore #25 of the Atlanta Falcons tackle Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers after a first down reception during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Desmond Trufant #21
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Desmond Trufant #21 of the Atlanta Falcons reacts after intercepting a pass from Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) runs after a
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Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) runs after a catch as Carolina Panthers' Robert Lester (38) defends in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Luke Kuechly #59
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Luke Kuechly #59 and Robert Lester #38 of the Carolina Panthers tackle Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Atlanta Falcons' Harry Douglas, right, catches a pass
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Atlanta Falcons' Harry Douglas, right, catches a pass as Carolina Panthers' Captain Munnerlyn, left, defends in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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Carolina Panthers' Mike Tolbert (35) is tackled by
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Carolina Panthers' Mike Tolbert (35) is tackled by Atlanta Falcons' Thomas DeCoud (28) in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) looks to
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Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) looks to pass against the Carolina Panthers in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Atlanta Falcons' Desmond Trufant (21) celebrates his interception
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Atlanta Falcons' Desmond Trufant (21) celebrates his interception against the Carolina Panthers in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Carolina Panthers' Greg Olsen (88) celebrates his touchdown
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Carolina Panthers' Greg Olsen (88) celebrates his touchdown catch against the Atlanta Falcons with teammates Richie Brockel (47) and Ben Hartsock (84) in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Teammates Greg Hardy
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Teammates Greg Hardy #76 and Luke Kuechly #59 of the Carolina Panthers tackle Steven Jackson #39 of the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a catch as Mike Mitchell #21 of the Carolina Panthers tries to stop him during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers drops back to pass against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons talks to his teammates in the huddle during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons drops back to pass against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons calls a play against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Akeem Dent #52
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Akeem Dent #52 of the Atlanta Falcons reacts after a play against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons warms up before their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons greets Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers before their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons warms up before their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons warms up before their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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Tony Gonzalez of the Atlanta Falcons warms up
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Tony Gonzalez of the Atlanta Falcons warms up before their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons warms up before their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers warms up before their game against the Atlanta Falcons at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers reacts to the fans as he warms up before their game against the Atlanta Falcons at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers reacts as he warms up before their game against the Atlanta Falcons at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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Carolina Panthers' Mike Tolbert (35) celebrates his touchdown
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Carolina Panthers' Mike Tolbert (35) celebrates his touchdown run against the Atlanta Falcons in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Carolina Panthers' Steve Smith (89) and Jordan Gross (69) look on. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) celebrates after
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) celebrates after his team's touchdown in the first half of a game against the Atlanta Falcons. (Nov. 3, 2013)

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after his team scores a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Former Carolina Panthers quarterback Jake Delhomme pounds a
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Former Carolina Panthers quarterback Jake Delhomme pounds a drum before an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) throws a
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) throws a pass under pressure from Atlanta Falcons' Osi Umenyiora (50) in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)

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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 03: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after his team scores a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) runs after a
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Atlanta Falcons' Tony Gonzalez (88) runs after a catch as Carolina Panthers' Mike Mitchell (21) defends in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) is sacked by
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Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) is sacked by Atlanta Falcons' Paul Worrilow (55) and Thomas DeCoud (28) in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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