Weinke breaks 5-yr losing streak against R. Mexico
Panthers | Weinke wins for first time in five years
Sun, 24 Dec 2006 20:54:05 -0800
The Associated Press reports Carolina Panthers QB Chris Weinke won for the first time in five year Week 16 when the Panthers defeated the Atlanta Falcons 10-3. Weinke ended a personal losing streak of 17 games and earned his first win since Sept. 9, 2001. Weinke was 4-of-7 for 32 yards with one touchdown. Weinke's losing streak was the second-longest in NFL history. Houston Oilers QB Dan Pastorini lost 21 straight games from 1972-74.