Cam NewtonAs the Lions prepare for the 2014 season, now is a good time to review their opponents, see what they are actually up against, and analyze how they are likely to fare.

 

Week 2) Detroit Lions @ Carolina Panthers.

 

Although Cam Newton made some improvements last year, he was far from dominant as a quarterback. In fact, he wasn't even the major contributing factor as to why the Panthers won so many games. If the Lions are going to have a chance against the Panthers, they have to give credit, and focus, where it is really due.

Follow along as we look into the true heart of the Panthers... and attempt to rip it out.