I'm here at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, awaiting the start of the Bucs-Panthers game that will apparently have at least 20,000 empty seats. It's a gorgeous day, though -- about 70 degrees and sunny. Feels like Charlotte has for much of this past week.
In the meantime, here's my Sunday column on Panther fans, TV ratings and why Sundays around Charlotte don't feel the same anymore.
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