Panthers' Christian McCaffrey catches 10 passes in Week 6

Carolina Panther running back Christian McCaffrey was ineffective on the ground, rushing for just 8 yards, but added 10 receptions for 56 yards and a touchdown on Thursday night.

What It Means:

McCaffrey rushed only 4 times but was targeted a team-high 14 times on Thursday. The 10 catches were career-high as the rookie scored a touchdown for the second consecutive week. McCaffrey caught a one-yard pass for his score in the fourth quarter.

Our models projected McCaffrey for 10.8 FanDuel points, and he exceeded our expectations with 17.4 points on Thursday.