Davis finished Sunday's game versus the Packers with six tackles (four solo), one sack and one interception. Davis did a little bit of everything Sunday, displaying his versatility to defend against both the run and pass. Along with posting his third sack of this season, Davis picked off his third pass of the campaign. Those impressive contributions go with Davis' 65 tackles this season to give his stellar IDP value in Carolina's vaunted defense.
Davis registered a game-high 13 tackles (11 solo) in Sunday night's win over the Eagles. Davis was constantly swarming ball-carriers Sunday night, paving the way for his highest single-game tackle total since December of 2013. With a double-digit amount of stops in three of the Panthers' past four games, Davis' season total now sits at 57 tackles, which is complemented by two interceptions and two sacks to give the veteran outstanding IDP value.
Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis recorded eight tackles (four solo) and one sack in Sunday's win over the Seahawks. Davis continues to impress with his play-making ability, even at 32 years old. Through five games this season, the former Pro Bowler boasts a team-high 44 tackles, two sacks, two interceptions and one forced fumble. While the return of Luke Kuechly could slightly impact his weekly tackling numbers, Davis remains an outstanding IDP option, and has proved productive in any situation.
Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis suffered a pectoral injury late in Sunday's game against the Saints. Davis' injury didn't cause much concern from coach Ron Rivera, but he did say Davis would get an MRI to be sure of the ailment's nature. After those results are known, Davis' Week 4 status should be clarified, but initial indications are encouraging.
The Panthers have signed linebacker Thomas Davis to a two-year contract extension, per the Charlotte Observer, giving the veteran the chance to finish his career with Carolina. Davis, who was in the final year of his contract, registered 100 total tackles and 2.5 sacks last season for Carolina, his 10th in the NFL. The Panthers drafted linebacker Shaq Thompson in April, but still see Davis as a key component of their defense. "I now get to officially end my career as a Carolina Panther and that means the world to me," Davis said via the team. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.