Carolina Panthers: Five Plays Defenses Must Stop

Daniel PriceContributor IMay 19, 2009

Carolina Panthers: Five Plays Defenses Must Stop

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    OAKLAND - NOVEMBER 9:  Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers collides with Nnamdi Asomugha #21of the Oakland Raiders at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on November 9, 2008 in Oakland, California. (Photo by: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

5. Ace Backfield, Three-wide Set: WR Motion Right, Play-action Screen Left to Williams

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 10:  Running back DeAngelo Williams #34 of the Carolina Panthers runs the ball against the Arizona Cardinals during the first quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff Game on January 10, 2009 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N

4. Three-wide Set: Streak to Smith

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 16:  Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers catches the ball under pressure against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half at Bank of America Stadium on December 16, 2007 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Carolina defeated Sea

3. Three-wide Set (Smith on One Side, Two Receivers on The Other): Smith Motion in, Play-action, Fake Streak, Outside Bend to Smith

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 19:  Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers moves to catch the pass during the game against the New Orleans Saints at Bank of America Stadium on October 19, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

2. Goal-line Set: Isolation to Stewart off Tackle

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 08:  Jonathan Stewart  #28 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 8, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina  (Photo by Street

1. I-Formation: Wide Receiver (Smith) Motion In, off-tackle to Williams

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 19:  Running back DeAngelo Williams #34 of the Carolina Panthers rushes in for a touchdown past Mike McKenzie #34 of the New Orleans Saints during the game at Bank of America Stadium on October 19, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina

Honorable Mention

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    CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 14:  Wesley Woodyard #59 of the Denver Broncos tackles Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 14, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)