The Facts: Following up on a previous item. ... Anderson reached a deal with the Panthers and arrived on the field midway through Carolina's practice Monday night.
Diehards Line:Anderson said his role is to help first-round pick Cam Newton and second-year players Jimmy Clausen and Tony Pike adjust to the system of new OC Rob Chudzinski. Anderson and Chudzinski were together at Cleveland in 2007 and 2008. Anderson threw for 3,787 yards and 29 touchdowns in 2007 and was picked for the Pro Bowl. His stats fell off the next season and by 2010, Anderson had signed with Arizona. He continued to struggle with the Cardinals and, once the lockout ended, he was cut.