There is no better time to be a Carolina sports fan than now. The Carolina Panthers are on their way to the Super Bowl and, depending on what you read, a 4- to 10-point favorite to win it all. (Here in our offices, we’re expecting a Panthers blowout over the Denver Broncos.) Cam Newton is certainly the most exciting quarterback the team’s ever had. His “nearly flawless” performance, as one news outlet put it, helped the Panthers crush the Arizona Cardinals, 49-15, to win the National Football Conference championship Sunday night.