CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPT 15: Mike McMahon #8 of the Detroit Lions is sacked by Julius Peppers #90 of the Carolina Panthers on September 15, 2002 at Ericsson Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers defeated the Lions 31-7. (Photo by Craig Jones/Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPT 15:  Mike McMahon #8 of the Detroit Lions is sacked by Julius Peppers #90 of the  Carolina Panthers on September 15, 2002 at Ericsson Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The Panthers defeated the Lions 31-7.  (Photo by Craig Jones/Getty Images)