Fans who attended the Carolina Panthers game versus the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on Sunday December 24, 2017 showed amazing support for the Panthers in a heated divisional match-up. Panthers fans did their best to represent in the Bud Light Good Sport Designated Driver Challenge against their NFC South rivals. 206 fans pledged to be Good Sports – designated drivers for their group. Responsible fans autographed a responsibility wall and received a free souvenir photo.
Each designated driver sign-up is worth a “touchdown” (6 points) in the competition. The Bud Light Good Sport Designated Driver Challenge winner will be the team with the most points at the end of the season. Click here to see the Challenge Standings.
Partners in the Panthers successful designated driver program include Bud Light, Delaware North Sportservice and TEAM Coalition.
US DOT / NHTSA 2016 NATIONAL DATA:
• In 2016, 10,497 people were killed as a result of alcohol-related (BAC > 0.08) car crashes, an increase of 1.7% from the 10,265 fatalities in 2015.
• Many, if not most of those lives would have been saved if people did not drive when they were impaired by alcohol or if they used sober, designated drivers or if they simply wore their seat belts.
• Statistics and research clearly show that 21-34 year old males are the demographic most likely to be involved in an automobile crash