CAROLINA (5-3) at SAN FRANCISCO (6-2)
4:05 p.m. ET, FOX
OPENING LINE - 49ers by 6 1/2
Editor's note: This is the second part in a series that spotlights three 49ers-Panthers matchups to watch Sunday, 1:05 p.m., at Candlestick Park.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Jordan Gross said the next two weeks will go a long way toward determining how people around the country perceive the Carolina Panthers.
SANTA CLARA -- Ted Ginn is closer to home in his first season with the Carolina Panthers, and he’s closer to the role he wanted to play the three previous seasons with the 49ers.
Editors note: Chat with 49ers Insider Matt Maiocco Tuesday at noon right here