Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers Tickets
About Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers
The Atlanta Falcons and the Carolina Panthers are two rival teams in the NFL’s NFC South Division. Established in 1993, the Panthers are a relatively young team in the league. Since the Falcons and the Panthers first met on the field in 1995, the two have been locked in a fierce rivalry categorized by intense performances and very close games. The rivalry is frequently referred to as the I-85 Rivalry because the two teams are only four hours away from each other on the Interstate 85. This makes for very interesting showdowns because fans of either team are able to pack whichever stadium is hosting the game. The Falcons and the Panthers face off twice every year. Between the two of them, they have a combined total of twelve divisional titles and four Super Bowl appearances. The Falcons played in Super Bowls XXXIII and LI while the Panthers played in Super Bowls XXXVIII and 50. The rivalry between these two teams is intense. Which of these two teams will be the dominant force in the 2021 NFL season?
Memorable Match-up’s Between the Falcons and the Panthers
All rivalries have memorable moments. The Falcons-Panthers rivalry is no exception. Here are a few of their top encounters.
Ripped Apart by the Panthers
December 13, 2015 – After losing several games before facing their rivals, the Falcons were in for one of their worst defeats. With their solid offence, the undefeated Panthers were able to deal the Falcons a crushing 38-0 loss and progress to the first round of the NFC playoffs. This was the first time the Falcons had been so ruthlessly defeated since 2004.
Falcons Crush the Panthers
October 16, 2011 – The Falcons showed just how hard they had been working to rebuild themselves when their flawless offence was able the crush the Panthers. The Falcons beat the Panthers 31-27 with Michael Turner scoring two touchdowns and rushing 139 yards. This was a crushing defeat for the Panthers who had lost a series of very close games. For the Falcons, this victory was huge; it showcased how far their hard work at rebuilding the team had taken them.
A History of their Meetings
The Atlanta Falcons have faced the Carolina Panthers a total of 44 times in the regular season. Here is how the Falcons have fared against the Panthers.
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The Falcons and the Panthers have not faced each other in the postseason.
Top Players in Both Camps
The Falcons have had an impressive roster of players over the years. This includes the likes of Julio Jones, one of the best wide receivers in franchise history, Matt Ryan, one of the greatest quarterbacks in Falcons history, and Steve Bartkowski, the Falcons all-time leader in passing yards. The Carolina Panthers may be a young team but they too have seen great players don their jersey. Jake Delhomme, the all-time passing leader for the Panther’s franchise. Muhsin Muhammad, the unstoppable wide-receiver who was named to the Pro Bowl twice and amassed 9,255 receiving yards. And Steve Smith, the Panthers all-time leader in receiving yards and one of the best players the franchise has ever had.
The Falcons-Panthers Rivalry Re-ignites in 2021
In the 2021 NFL season, the Falcons will take on the Panthers. If you’re looking to score a pair of Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers tickets, you’ll want to know well in advance when they’re scheduled to play each other. Check out both the Atlanta Falcons schedule and the Carolina Panthers schedule to determine the dates of their games. Next, take a look at the respective venues seating charts for both the Mercedes-Benz Stadium and the Bank of America Stadium. You can buy cheap Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers tickets from here today.