Joe Fann Team Reporter 49ers.com @Joe_Fann The San Francisco 49ers are on the road for the first time in the 2016 season, looking to improve to 2-0 against the reigning NFC Champion Carolina Panthers.
The defensive lineman missed the end of the 2015 season and all of the preseason recovering from an ACL tear.
And for the Panthers: Joe Webb, Damiere Byrd, Teddy Williams, Cameron Artis-Payne, Jared Norris, Tyler Larson and Paul Soliai.First QuarterThe 49ers kicked off to open the game.
The quarterback's first pass attempt of the game was tipped by NaVorro Bowman in the middle of the field and Antoine Bethea came down with the pick.
The 49ers brought pressure on the play and flushed Newton out of the pocket.