NFL Week 9: Grand Strand & Pee Dee stats

Mike Tolbert picked up some tough yards in key situations for the Panthers on Sunday.

The Carolina Panthers beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-10 on Week 9 of the NFL season. Panthers running back Mike Tolbert, who played college football at Coastal Carolina, had six carries for 24 yards and a touchdown. He also caught three passes for 13 yards.

Ex-Wilson High star Justin Durant made five tackles for the Dallas Cowboys in a 27-23 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. Jerome Simpson, a college standout at Coastal Carolina, had two receptions for 24 yards for the Vikings.

The New York Jets beat the New Orleans Saints 26-20. Former North Myrtle Beach High star Ryan Quigley had five punts for an average of 44.4 yards. His long punt was a 51-yarder. Quigley also had two of his punts land inside the 20 yard line.

Pittsburgh linebacker Lawrence Timmons, who played at Wilson High, made a game-high 11 tackles for the Pittsburgh Steelers in a 55-31 loss to the New England Patriots.