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Carolina Panthers pose running threat

FOXBOROUGH — The numbers don’t spell it out — they’re only 10th in the league — but the Carolina Panthers might have the best running game the Patriots will face this season.

That could be a problem come Monday night in Charlotte, N.C., because the Patriots are giving up 128.2 yards per game on the ground. Only the Bears and Jaguars allow more.

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