The red-hot Carolina Panthers will get a chance to prove that they're a serious contender when they play the perennial playoff machine that is the New England Patriots. Carolina's defense has been suffocating, particularly in a 10-9 win against the 49ers last week. Tom Brady has improved recently after a short slump, but will he be prepared for one of the top defensive units in football?
Week 11 NFL preview: Patriots vs. Panthers
Tom Brady and the Patriots have been a proven commodity in the AFC playoffs for the last decade, while the upstart Panthers have become the NFL's hottest team with five straight wins. Who wins on Monday night? Matt Ufford and the crew preview the game and make their predictions.