Kyle Allen To Start At QB For Panthers In Week 8, Newton Still Out


Kyle Allen is set to make his fifth consecutive start for the Panthers next week against the 49ers.

Head coach Ron Rivera said Monday that QB Cam Newton will be working with trainers this week and continuing his rehab. He may be in and out of practice and working on the side, according to Jourdan Rodrigue.

In four games this season, Allen has thrown for 901 yards for seven touchdowns and zero interceptions. He has a 65.6% completion percentage with a 106.6 QB rating. The Panthers were off in Week 7.