CHARLOTTE, N.C. In a game with first place on the line in what has been an ugly NFC South, the Carolina Panthers were the ugliest team on the field.
In a landslide.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton misfired on passes all night during one of the worst games of his career Thursday and New Orleans shook off a slow start to paste the Panthers 28-10 before a sold-outBank of America Stadium crowd that cleared out with five minutes remaining.
The Panthers (3-5-1) ran their winless streak to four games and fell out of first place in the anemic NFC South for the first time this season.
The Saints (4-4) broke a seven-game road losing...