Memphis was the fifth-highest rated market watching the game in the nation with a 10.0 rating. In Charlotte, the rating was 21.6. Overall, the national rating was 5.1.
For the second straight year, Sports Illustrated has picked the Carolina Panthers to win the Super Bowl. Can DeAngelo's magic overcome the dreaded SI jinx? We know you'll stay tuned.
All I was thinking to myself was, Wow, I just got the football playing for the Panthers and I just got tackled by a guy from the Buffalo Bills, Williams said. That felt great to realize Im playing at this level. Go here, to read about how the former Tiger great's debut went in Panther Land. And go here to be the first on your block to wear DeAngelo's pro jersey (scroll down when you get there).
It has been noted ad nauseam that Americans just havent been all that into this years (or any years) World Cup soccer tournament, currently being held in Germany.
Reuters has piled on now too, deriding American soccer interest, claiming that, whereas spontaneous soccer breaks out on Rio and Cape Town beaches you will not see youngsters kicking around a ball on the streets of Philadelphia or Memphis.
Oh, and we suppose it was something other than our citys rampaging soccer hooligans that tore down Crump Stadium last week?