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The Carolina Panthers' win streak is now at 8 games after defeating the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium

The dominating Carolina Panthers defense holds the Buccaneers to a pair of first half field goals in route to a 27-6 victory. With major contributions from Mike Tolbert, Brandon LaFell, Steve Smith, Ted Ginn Jr, and Cam Newton the Cats continue to put points on the board through the air and on the ground.

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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Jonathan Stewart #28 of the Carolina Panthers waits to be introduced before a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers drops back to pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mike Glennon #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers runs with the ball against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Thomas Davis #58 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after a play during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Vincent Jackson #83 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers runs a catch along the sideline as Drayton Florence #29 of the Carolina Panthers defends during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Darrelle Reavis #24 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers trips up Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tackles Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers short of the goal line during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers makes a catch over Danny Gorrer #36 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: A.J. Klein #56 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after a stop on defense against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mason Foster #59 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tries to tackle Jonathan Stewart #28 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Ted Ginn #19 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates with teammate Cam Newton #1 after scoring a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Head coach Ron Rivera of the Carolina Panthers watches on during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Head coach Greg Schiano of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers watches on during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: A.J. Klein #56 of the Carolina Panthers sacks Mike Glennon #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers calls a play at the line during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers drops back to pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers is introduced before their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers is introduced before their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: A general view of Bank of America Stadium prior to the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Fans hang banners of head coach Ron Rivera of the Carolina Panthers during the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers watches on after their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after running for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after running for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers runs with the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: General view of the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Chris Owusu #80 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers drags Quintin Mikell #27 of the Carolina Panthers for extra yardage during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates with fans after a win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: A.J. Klein #56 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after sacking quarterback Mike Glennin #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers breaks through the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense for a first down during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Danny Gorrer #36 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers upends Steve Smith #89 of the Carolina Panthers after a catch at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers breaks away from Johnthan Banks #27 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates with fans after a win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Mike Glennon #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is sacked by Wes Horton #96 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers won 27-6. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers flips a shovel pass to a teammate before being sacked by William Gholston #92 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during play at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
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    Charlotte, NC - Dec 1: Wes Horton #96 of the Carolina Panthers sacks Mike Glennon #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on December 1, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)