The Rams put 10 points on the board in the second quarter, and that might be plenty today.
They got a field goal early and a short touchdown pass to Danny Amedola late, using a pair of six-minute plus drives that weren't flashy, but were effective enough I suppose.
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The Panthers simply couldn't do anything with the ball, until an acceptable two-minute drill that got them a 44-yard John Kasay field goal, which cut the lead to 10-3.
At the end of the half, the Panthers had three first downs, 59 yards and 1 and 8:09 worth of possession.
This is going to be a long afternoon unless they can run.
Jonathan Stewart has four carries for 1 yard.
-- Darin Gantt