from interview on the drive (via twitter)...
Sharper on national perception of Panthers: "I think the perception is they don't really have an identity of what they want to do."
Sharper on national perception of Panthers: "That aren't a team that people look at as a team that could run the table."
Sharper says that, nationally, the Panthers are perceived as team that doesn't have a concrete offensive and defensive philosophy.
Sharper on Panthers: "I see them as a subpar, .500 team."
Sharper on opponents vs. Panthers WRs: "You know if you stop Steve Smith, it's going to be tough for Cam Newton to find open guys."
Sharper says "licking their chops" twice when referring to opposing defenses going up against Panthers WRs outside of Steve Smith.
Sharper: "A team that is a breakthrough team, a team that could win the Super Bowl, is the Cincinnati Bengals."
Sharper says he also likes the New Orleans Saints to bounce back, make the playoffs, and even legitimately compete for the Super Bowl.