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Panthers | Luke Kuechly to be evaluated Wednesday

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:51:04 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is scheduled to be re-evaluated Wednesday, Dec. 7, to see if he can resume practicing.

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Panthers | Carolina inactives for Week 13

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:40:07 -0800

Carolina Panthers DE Mario Addison (foot), RB Cameron Artis-Payne, S Kurt Coleman (concussion), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion), TE Chris Manhertz, DT Paul Soliai and OT Daryl Williams (ankle) are inactive for Week 13 against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Panthers | Friday injury report for Carolina

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:05:12 -0800

Carolina Panthers DE Mario Addison (foot), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion), OT Daryl Williams (ankle) and SS Kurt Coleman (concussion) did not practice Friday, Dec. 2, and have been ruled out for Week 13. WR Corey Brown (shoulder), DE Ryan Delaire (knee), DE Charles Johnson (non-injury) and DT Kawann Short (back) were full participants and weren't listed on the injury report.

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Panthers | No practice for Luke Kuechly on Friday

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:29:57 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 2, and isn't expected to play in Week 13 versus the Seattle Seahawks.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report for Carolina

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:10:45 -0800

Carolina Panthers DE Mario Addison (foot), SS Kurt Coleman (concussion), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) and OT Daryl Williams (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 1. WR Philly Brown (shoulder), DE Ryan Delaire (knee), DE Charles Johnson (non-injury) and DT Kawann Short (back) were full participants.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Carolina

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:56:07 -0800

Carolina Pnthers S Kurt Coleman (concussion), DE Ryan Delaire (knee), DE Charles Johnson (rest), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) and OT Daryl Williams (ankle) were unable to practice Wednesday, Nov. 30. WR Corey Brown (shoulder) and DT Kawann Short (back) were listed as limited participants.

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Panthers | Week 12 inactives for Carolina

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 12:12:01 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared WR Brenton Bersin, RB Cameron Artis-Payne, CB Louis Young, LB Luke Kuechly, DL Mario Addison, C Ryan Kalil, DL Vernon Butler inactive for Week 12.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly making good progress

Sat, 26 Nov 2016 13:43:30 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is making good progress in his recovery from a concussion, and the team has not considered shutting him down for the rest of the season, according to a source. Kuechly spoke with a concussion specialist this past week but there is no timetable for his return.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly ruled out

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:52:12 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) will not play Week 12 against the Oakland Raiders.

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Panthers | Four Panthers sit out

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 07:55:44 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion), OT Michael Oher (concussion), C Ryan Kalil (shoulder) and DE Mario Addison (foot) are out of practice Thursday, Nov. 24.

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Panthers | Wednesday injury report for Carolina

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:41:15 -0800

Carolina Panthers OT Donald Hawkins (illness), C Ryan Kalil (shoulder), LB Luke Kuechly (concussion), CB Leonard Johnson (chest), DE Mario Addison (foot) and OT Michael Oher (concussion) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 23. SS Tre Boston (ankle) and C Gino Gradkowski (knee) were limited during practice. LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and FS Colin Jones (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly out indefinitely

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:56:26 -0800

Updating a previous story, Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is not expected to return anytime soon, as head coach Ron Rivera stated there is "no timetable" for his injury.

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Panthers | Two Panthers sit

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:20:32 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) and OT Michael Oher (concussion) were out of practice Monday, Nov. 21.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly in concussion protocol

Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:28:09 -0800

Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) has been placed in the league's concussion protocol, but head coach Ron Rivera confirmed that it was the "only" injury he suffered Thursday, Nov. 17. Kuechly appeared to be short of breath and hyperventilating as he was carted off the field in the team's Week 11 win over the New Orleans Saints.

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Panthers | No update on Luke Kuechly

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:41:44 -0800

Updating a previous report, Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) suffered a concussion against the New Orleans Saints Thursday, Nov. 17, and head coach Ron Rivera said he wouldn't speculate on Kuechly's condition.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly carted off

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 20:35:29 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) was carted off against the New Orleans Saints Thursday, Nov. 17, and is being evaluated for a concussion.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly likely to play

Sat, 05 Nov 2016 21:37:01 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (groin) is expected to play in Week 9, according to head coach Ron Rivera.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly questionable

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:35:48 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (groin) is listed as questionable Week 9 against the Los Angeles Rams.

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Panthers | Thursday injury report for Carolina

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 11:52:24 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Mario Addison (groin), DT Vernon Butler (ankle), C Ryan Kalil (shoulder), LB Luke Kuechly (groin), OT Michael Oher (concussion), LB Shaq Thompson (knee) and CB Daryl Worley (elbow) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 3. DE Charles X. Johnson (non-injury), CB James Bradberry (foot), CB Robert McClain (groin) and SS Kurt Coleman (thumb) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly wants to improve blitzing

Sun, 31 Jul 2016 07:09:25 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly wants to improve his blitzing effectiveness. "When it's my turn to blitz, I've got to make sure I'm a factor," Kuechly said Saturday, July 30.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly nearly full strength

Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:25:13 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) said his left shoulder has nearly returned to full strength. He'll continue to wear the harness that he wore in the playoffs, but he hopes to shed it by the season opener.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly cleared

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:14:18 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) has been cleared to participate in practice, but head coach Ron Rivera said Kuechly likely will be eased back into practice.

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Panthers | No worries about Luke Kuechly

Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:36:34 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) is "itching" to go, according to defensive coordinator Sean McDermott, and McDermott said Kuechly knows what he needs to do to be ready for the start of the season.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly should be ready for camp

Sat, 18 Jun 2016 12:28:20 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) should be ready to go for the start of training camp, according to head coach Ron Rivera. Kuechly had surgery in February for a torn labrum in his left shoulder.

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Panthers | Kelvin Benjamin, Luke Kuechly on the side

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 07:19:49 -0700

Carolina Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin (knee) and LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) are working on the side Tuesday, June 14. Benjamin is working back from a torn ACL and should be ready for training camp.

Fantasy Tip: There is some risk with Benjamin coming back from injury, but he'll be in the upper echelon of WR2 territory in fantasy if he's at full health.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly update

Wed, 06 Apr 2016 11:16:39 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) has his arm sling off and said he's working on his range of motion after shoulder surgery in February. He said he's on schedule, but he will be scaled back during the spring.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly on schedule

Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:58:49 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) said he is on schedule in his rehabilitation process. Kuechly is six weeks removed from surgery to repair a shoulder injury. He is no longer in a sling and is gradually gaining strength and range of motion back in his shoulder. Kuechly also said he's been riding a bicycle a lot and doing lower body work, adding that it's going to be a gradual process to get back to full health by training camp.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly to shed sling

Mon, 21 Mar 2016 14:51:09 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) will have his sling removed this week, according to head coach Ron Rivera. Kuechly could do some non-contact drills during offseason training activities.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly should be ready for camp

Thu, 25 Feb 2016 12:12:36 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) is reportedly doing well after undergoing surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff and expected to be cleared in time for training camp.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly will have surgery

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:51:41 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (shoulder) will undergo surgery to repair a partially torn labrum in his left shoulder, according to sources. Kuechly's availability for organized team activities and minicamp is uncertain at this point, but he is expected to be fully recovered before training camp starts in July.

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Panthers | Carolina LBs ready for Peyton Manning

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 21:56:16 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly and LB Thomas Davis are ready for Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning in Super Bowl 50. The linebackers plan to ignore all of the "Omaha!" calls, hand gestures and other tricks by the veteran. "For me, I try to really concentrate on what I'm doing," Kuechly said Monday, Feb. 1. "He's so smart, he's got all the checks, the movements and gestures. You can't worry about that too much because that's part of the game."

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly a tackling machine

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:29:13 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly has 130 total tackles since Week 6, which is 20 more than San Francisco 49ers LB NaVorro Bowman had in that same span.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly, Thomas Davis form dynamic duo

Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:53:55 -0800

Carolina Panthers LBs Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis led all linebackers in the league with four interceptions each in the regular season. Kuechly also has two picks in the playoffs, and both were returned for touchdowns. Kuechly became the first player with multiple interceptions returned for touchdowns in a single postseason since 2006 (Asante Samuel). The Panthers led the NFL in turnover differential (plus-20), takeaways (39) and points off takeaways (148) this year. Carolina intercepted an NFL-best 24 passes in 2015, too, which excludes the six picks they have in the playoffs.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly picks off two passes

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:51:04 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly intercepted two passes against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 12, and was able to return one of the interceptions for a touchdown.

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Panthers | Friday Panthers injury report

Fri, 13 Nov 2015 10:49:15 -0800

Carolina Panthers OG Andrew Norwell (hamstring) didn't practice Friday, Nov. 13, and is out for Week 10. DT Dwan Edwards (ankle) was limited Friday and is questionable. LB Luke Kuechly (ankle), C Ryan Kalil (ankle) and TE Ed Dickson (quadriceps) were full participants Friday and are probable.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:17:17 -0800

Carolina Panthers OG Andrew Norwell (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 12. DT Dwan Edwards (ankle), C Ryan Kalil (ankle) and LB Luke Kuechly (ankle) were limited, while TE Ed Dickson (quadriceps) practiced in full.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Week 10

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 15:29:41 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (ankle) and OG Andrew Norwell (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 11. TE Ed Dickson (quadriceps), DT Dwan Edwards (ankle) and C Ryan Kalil (ankle) were limited.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly sits Wednesday

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:15:36 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (ankle) will not practice Wednesday, Nov. 11, due to a twisted ankle.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly banged up

Mon, 09 Nov 2015 13:19:41 -0800

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (ankle) has a stiff and sore ankle, but it's not expected to keep him out in Week 10 against the Tennessee Titans, according to head coach Ron Rivera. However, Kuechly could sit out of practice Wednesday, Nov. 11.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly likely to go

Fri, 16 Oct 2015 09:12:43 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is probable for Week 6 against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Panthers | Thursday practice report for Week 6

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:27:57 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen (back) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 15. TE Richie Brockel (hamstring), LB A.J. Klein (concussion) and OG Amini Silatolu (ankle) were limited, while WR Jerricho Cotchery (ankle) LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) practiced in full.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly practices again

Thu, 15 Oct 2015 10:31:06 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 15.

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Panthers | Wednesday practice report for Week 6

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:09:24 -0700

Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen (back) and OT Daryl Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 14. TE Richie Brockel (hamstring) and LB A.J. Klein (concussion) were limited during practice, while LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) and OG Amini Silatolu (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly practices

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 11:45:48 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) practiced Wednesday, Oct. 14.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly had first concussion

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:00:52 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) said Tuesday, Oct. 13, this was his first concussion.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly cleared to practice

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 07:06:11 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) has been cleared to practice Tuesday, Oct. 13.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly to meet with doctor

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 10:08:00 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is still going through the concussion protocol but is scheduled to meet with an independent neurologist Monday, Oct. 12.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly still not cleared

Mon, 05 Oct 2015 10:06:13 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) is still going through the concussion protocol and is scheduled to meet with an independent doctor this week. Head coach Ron Rivera said the team is optimistic that Kuechly will be cleared in the near future.

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Panthers | Carolina inactives include Luke Kuechly

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 08:41:09 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared OG Amini Silatolu, RB Brandon Wegher, OT Daryl Williams, S Dean Marlowe, WR Jerricho Cotchery, WR Kevin Norwood, LB Luke Kuechly inactive for Week 4.

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Panthers | Luke Kuechly to miss another game

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:13:24 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Luke Kuechly (concussion) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 2, and has been ruled out for the Week 4 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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