The Carolina Panthers are done hoping for a wild card and now have their sights set on an NFC South victory.
Game Date/Time and Location: Sunday, Dec. 29, 1 p.m. ET at the Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Ga.
TV schedule and distribution map: FOX; The506.com
Live coverage and updates:
Panthers blog: Cat Scratch Reader / Follow Cat Scratch Reader on Twitter
Falcons blog: The Falcoholic / Follow The Falcoholic on Twitter
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Radio schedule: Carolina: WBT AM 1110; Atlanta: STAR 94 (94.1 FM) and 790 The Zone (790 AM)
Watch Online: Verizon subscribers can watch games live with the NFL Mobile app (subscription required). NFL Game Pass offers live online broadcasts to users outside the USA.
More on the matchup: Carolina's defense stood out when these sides last met in November. The Panthers forced four turnovers in a one-sided win, 34-10. The Falcons are hoping a top-10 draft pick can change their fortunes in 2014, but first they have a chance to play spoiler to close out 2013 with a win over Carolina. The Panthers are playoff-bound either way, but potential wild-card matchups and the promise of an off week are alluring.
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