Delhomme feels Panthers won't let fight slow them down
SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- When Steve Smith punched teammate Ken Lucas during a break in practice last week, Jake Delhomme knew the incident could tear apart the Carolina Panthers.
Smith, the team's top offensive weapon, was suspended for the first two regular-season games after breaking Lucas' nose. The starting cornerback will be out a couple weeks.
The potential was there to hold grudges, take sides and lose focus. Delhomme feels his teammates have avoided all those potential pitfalls.
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