Although the final score would indicate a close contest, the Panthers were thoroughly outplayed on both sides of the ball.
The offense failed to score a touchdown against an Eagles defense which gave up 31 points to the Patriots just six days earlier.
Cam Newton, who finished eight of 17 for 112 yards, completed less than half of his pass attempts. The third-year triggerman played the first half and led the Panthers to a pair of field goals.
The ground attack was also pedestrian. DeAngelo Williams led the Panthers with 12 carries for 39 yards.
After an impressive showing against the Bears in the first exhibition game, the Carolina defense was on its heels most of the night against Chip Kelly's up-tempo offense.
Foles connected on six of eight passes for 53 yards. The second-year quarterback added 13 yards rushing, including a seven-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. His only error of the night was an interception in the end zone on the Eagles' opening possession.
Vick completed nine of 10 passes for 105 yards, and ran for 20 yards on two rushes. The embattled veteran also threw a pick, but it came on a hail mary pass at the end of the first half.
The Panthers defense also had trouble containing the shifty LeSean McCoy, who carried the ball eight times for 47 yards and a touchdown.
All in all, the Panthers surrendered 401 total yards while only mustering a paltry 278.
While it's easy to become discouraged by this performance, it's important to remember that it's only the second preseason game. Not to mention, the Panthers – in an effort not to give away too much – were fairly vanilla on offense.
The preseason continues Thursday when the Panthers invade M&T Bank Stadium to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens.
Kickoff is slated for 8 p.m.
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