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From the end of the 03-04 season.

First up, a synopsis of the divisional game against the Rams.

Second, an NFL Films review of both the Ram and Eagle games.

And last, the entire overtime period from the Rams game, right up through X-Clown.

A little analysis from clip three:

A lot has been made of it before, but it's worth mentioning again. One of the big turns of the game is near the end of regulation when Mike Martz makes an absolutely terrible decision to pull back the reins and go for the tie rather than the win. At game's end, the Rams were surging and the Panthers were on their heels. had Martz been a better decision maker, they might have won (but then that's why Martz is lousy as a head coach, isn't it?)

On the Ricky Manning interception (just after 39:00) watch the reverse angle replay. Marc Bulger had the opportunity to throw to a wide open Torry Holt but hesitated, instead gesturing for Holt to move further outside, but Holt doesn't go all that far. That hesitation is what gives Ricky Manning the chance to step in front of Holt and make the pick. If Bulger has a little more confidence and throws the ball at his first opportunity, that interception doesn't happen and the result of the game is likely very different.

And last, the moment everyone will automatically gravitate to occurs at a little after the 43 minute mark. When you watch the replays, look at Steve Smith's eyes. As he's running, there is a look on his face of something between uncertainty and fear almost right up until the moment he crosses the goal line. It's not until the last that he realizes nobody is going to catch him, elation rolls over his face like a river and his arms spread wide in triumph.

Good memories indeed :D

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And one more for good measure...

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Whats the deal w all these youtube vids? No street cred! Amateurs jk

Thanks for some substance in the eye of this offseason forum shiticane

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Would love to find a clip of the Ricky Proehl TD in week 1.

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As he's running, there is a look on his face of something between uncertainty and fear almost right up until the moment he crosses the goal line. It's not until the last that he realizes nobody is going to catch him, elation rolls over his face like a river and his arms spread wide in triumph.

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And one more for good measure...

I was there that day.... I had no idea why the lower bowl erupted in cheers.

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My favorite memory is watching the Panthers beat the Dallas Cowboys in the 1996 postseason. I'll post the hulu link but there are commercials.

This Dallas team was loaded with Hall of Famers and we dominated them.

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Bill Rosinski was so much better than the current guys...

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My favorite memory is watching the Panthers beat the Dallas Cowboys in the 1996 postseason. I'll post the hulu link but there are commercials.

http://www.hulu.com/...hers#s-p5-so-i0

This Dallas team was loaded with Hall of Famers and we dominated them.

I remember that, Barry Switzer before the game said some poo like , yeah I dont even know where Charlotte is. After we beat em someone grabbed a camera and yelled "YOU KNOW WHERE CHARLOTTE IS NOW BABY?!?! WOOoo!!!

edit: pretty sure he got canned after that too

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I remember that, Barry Switzer before the game said some poo like , yeah I dont even know where Charlotte is. After we beat em someone grabbed a camera and yelled "YOU KNOW WHERE CHARLOTTE IS NOW BABY?!?! WOOoo!!!

edit: pretty sure he got canned after that too

I remember people selling cattle selling cars. Selling whatever they had to buy tickets lol.

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Well, Jason Sehorn did at least make a valiant effort.

(okay, maybe it wasn't all that valiant) :lol:

My favorite memory is watching the Panthers beat the Dallas Cowboys in the 1996 postseason. I'll post the hulu link but there are commercials.

http://www.hulu.com/...hers#s-p5-so-i0

This Dallas team was loaded with Hall of Famers and we dominated them.

Remember that game well. Good times :D

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wish I could remember who it was that threw those comments in Switzer's face

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