The Panthers initially entered the NFL as an expansion franchise in 1995 and since then, they lead the series against the Saints 21-19. - (Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD)

New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham finished 2nd in fan Pro Bowl voting for tight ends on Wednesday behind New England's Rob Gronkowski.

Graham had 413,366 votes.

Gronkowski leads all tight ends with 76 catches for 1,093 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Graham leads the Saints with 73 catches for 782 yards and nine touchdowns.