--LB Dan Morgan did not seriously re-injure his hamstring on Sunday and is expected to play against the Indianapolis Colts. Morgan will work in base, nickel and dime packages this week in practice, according to coach John Fox.
--RB Stephen Davis remained on pace to shatter Eric Dickerson's all-time NFL single-season rushing mark. Davis is averaging 141.2 yards per game this season on the ground. Davis leads the NFC in rushing with 565 yards through four games.
--TE Kris Mangum played Sunday but did not have a big role.
--TE Mike Seidman saw an increased role on Sunday with Kris Mangum bothered by an ankle injury. Seidman, the team's third-round draft pick out of UCLA, caught two passes for 24 yards and showed an ability to run after the catch.
--DE Mike Rucker was held without a sack and is now tied for the NFC lead with five.
QUOTE TO NOTE: "It's a good spot to be. You can't get any better than that. But it's still what it is. It's the end of the first quarter, and nobody remembers the score at the end of the first quarter." -- Panthers coach John Fox on his undefeated team through one quarter of the schedule.