Tuesdays are typically a day of rest for NFL players in the midst of nearly six straight months of six-day work weeks.
Some guys will run errands and perhaps take in a movie, while others will spend time with their families.
Still others with nagging injuries or lingering soreness from Sunday’s game will come to the facility for treatment.
No matter how the Carolina Panthers (4-8) players choose to spend their day, they should enjoy their time off this week following their most complete performance of the season in Sunday's 38-19 defeat of the slumping Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-8). There is plenty to celebrate.
Here are five things the Panthers can reflect upon with a collective smile before beginning game preparations for the visiting Atlanta Falcons (7-5) on Wednesday.