Opponents by Group
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|Outside Own Division||4||7||7||0||0||1||1||0||13||13||13|
|vs AFC Teams||2||4||4||0||0||1||1||0||13||13||13|
|vs NFC Teams||3||5||4||1||0||1||1||0||0||0||0|
Opponents by Team
|New England Patriots||1||2||2||0||0||1||1||0||13||13||13|
|Washington Football Team||1||3||3||0||0||0|
|Bank of America Stadium||2||5||5||0||0||1||1||0||13||13||13|
|State Farm Stadium||1|
|Hard Rock Stadium||1||2||2||0||0||0|
Panthers acquired cornerback Stephon Gilmore in a trade with New England for a 2023 sixth-round draft pick. A four-time Pro Bowler and 2019 AP Defensive Player of the Year, Gilmore played five seasons in Buffalo (2012-16) and four in New England (2017-20).
- Tied for sixth in the NFL with 25 interceptions since entering the league in 2012
- Ranks second in the league in passes defended since 2012 with 114
- Led NFL with six interceptions, including two returned for touchdowns, in 2019
- 2019 AP Defensive Player of the Year
- 2x First Team All-Pro (2019, 2018)
- 4x Pro Bowls (2020, 2019, 2018, 2016)
- Super Bowl Champion (2018)
- New England Patriots All-Decade Team
- Played in 11 games in 2020, making 37 tackles and one interception with a forced fumble...Placed on injured reserve with a quad injury late in the season.
- Had a career-best season in 2019, earning AP Defensive Player of the Year honors...Led the NFL with six interceptions and had 20 pass deflections, including two returned for touchdowns...posted 53 tackles and had a fumble recovery.
- Helped New England win the Super Bowl in 2018...Started all 16 games and made 20 pass deflections with two interceptions and two forced fumbles...Totaled 45 tackles...Made an interception in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl LIII to seal the victory.
- In first season in New England in 2017, played in 13 games with two interceptions and 50 tackles.
- Played five seasons in Buffalo from 2012-16...starting 66 of 68 games played...Totaled 14 interceptions, including five in 2016 as he was named to the Pro Bowl that year.
Drafted by Buffalo in the first round (10th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft...Signed as an unrestricted free agent by New England (3/10/17)...Acquired via trade by Carolina (10/6/21).
Played at South Carolina (2009-11) where he started all 40 games he played in and posted 181 tackles with seven sacks, 15 tackles for loss, eight interceptions and 17 passes defended...2011 First Team All-American selection...All-SEC in 2011 and 2010...Earned Freshman All-America honors in 2009.
Went to South Pointe HS in Rock Hill, S.C.