Panthers nation tailgates before Monday night football game

Panthers fans swarmed uptown on Monday, ahead of the 8:30 p.m. game against the Miami Dolphins. 

“Just bring home a win on a Monday night,” said fan, Alisha Midgett. “Don’t disappoint the city on a Monday night.”

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Several fans went to tailgate celebrations close to the stadium on/near Cedar Street.

It’s the team’s first Monday night season game.

“We’re primetime baby! We’re on primetime,” said fan, Janet Greene. “We’re excited. The energy is different. It’s a really good time to come out on a Monday night football game.”