Allen is looking to bounce back after the Panthers got demolished by the undefeated San Francisco 49ers 51-13 in Week 8. The loss was Allen’s first as a starter.
Rivera says Cam Newton will continue his rehab program with trainers this week. He is recovering from a Lisfranc injury on his left foot.
The Panthers are 4-3 overall and in second place behind the New Orleans Saints in the NFC South. Kickoff for this week’s game at Bank of America Stadium is 1:00pm