Tuskegee’s Florence Shines For Carolina

Former Tuskegee Golden Tiger Drayton Florence returned an interception 71 yards in the Carolina Panthers’ 34-27 win over the Baltimore Ravens. 

Drayton Florence has made a lot of plays since coming into the NFL in 2003. The Tuskegee product made another one Thursday night, picking off a Joe Flacco pass and returning it 71 yards for a touchdown. That play was the first of several key takeaways that helped the Carolina Panthers to a 34-27 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Sure, it was only a preseason game. But it was Week Three of the preseason, the one that most closely resembles a regular season game. And it was against the defending Super Bowl champs. The 32 year-old defensive back is in his first year with Carolina and could play a big role on a secondary looking for playmakers.

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