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Stats and Superlatives: Panthers vs. Buccaneers

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• With seven tackles today, defensive tackle Derrick Brown set an NFL record for most tackles by a defensive lineman in a season (according to StatsPass, since 1994) with 103, surpassing Dolphins DT Christian Wilkins' 2022 total of 98.

• Brown recorded seven tackles in a game for the seventh time this season, which leads all defensive linemen this season.

• With two catches today, wideout Adam Thielen tied a franchise record for receptions in a season by a wide receiver with 103 (Steve Smith, 2005).

• Outside linebacker Yetur Gross-Matos sacked quarterback Baker Mayfield in the first quarter to set a single-season career high with 4.5. He recorded sacks in consecutive games for the second time this season.

• Outside linebacker Brian Burns recorded sacks in consecutive games to bring his season total to 8.0. OLBs Brian Burns and Yetur Gross-Matos are the first pair of Panthers teammates to record sacks in back-to-back games since Marquis Haynes Sr. and Haason Reddick in Weeks 10-11 of the 2021 season.

• Tackle Ikem Ekwonu, tackle Taylor Moton and center Bradley Bozeman played in every snap this season.

View all the action from the Panthers' game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 18.

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