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New York Jets at Carolina Panthers, Week 1, September 12, 2021

Christian McCaffrey vs. New York Jets
Christian McCaffrey during a game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, November 26, 2017.

Carolina hosts the Jets in the 2021 season opener at home. The game marks the fourth-straight year that Carolina has opened the season at home.

WEEK 1 · Sun 09/12 · 1:00 PM EDT

Jets

New York Jets

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History: Panthers vs. Jets

  • Carolina is 4-3 all-time against the Jets, including a 3-1 record at home.
  • The Jets are in Carolina's record book as the first opponent that Carolina ever beat in 1995.
  • Current Streak: Panthers W2
  • Last matchup: Carolina defeated New York, 35-27, in the Meadowlands in 2017

Notable Connections

Panthers

  • Quarterback Sam Darnold was drafted by New York and played for the Jets from 2018-20
  • Wide receiver Robby Anderson played for New York from 2016-19
  • Running back Trenton Cannon, offensive lineman Pat Elflein and linebacker Frankie Luvu all previously played for the Jets.
  • Assistant offensive line coach Tony Sparano Jr. spent time with the Jets in 2014 as an assistant.

Jets

Players and Coaches to Know

Carolina Panthers

New York Jets

Carolina is 4-3 all-time against the Jets, featuring a 3-1 record at home and 1-2 mark on the road.

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