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NFL Injury Report:
The Carolina Panthers suffered a devastating 12-7 loss in Week 1 against the Seattle Seahawks. Not only did the Panthers lose the game but they also lost starting right guard Garry Williams for the season with a torn ACL. Williams' injury led to the Panthers moving Travelle Wharton over to the RG position and recently activated left guard Amini Silatolu will move in to his natural position for Week 2 when the 0-1 Panthers head to Buffalo to face the 0-1 Bills.Outside of Williams' season ending injury the Panthers will only be without backup running back Kenjon Barner with a foot injury and cornerback James Dockery with a thumb injury. Expected to make his Panthers debut is wide receiver Domenik Hixon who had missed all but one preseason game and Week 1 with a hamstring injury. The Panthers are hoping to avoid going 0-2 and most importantly stay healthy after a preseason riddled with injuries. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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The Panthers have announced that free safety Charles Godfrey has torn his right Achilles tendon and is out for the season.
Team spokesman Charlie Dayton made the announcement Monday shortly after coach Ron Rivera's press conference.
Godfrey sustained the injury during the second half of Carolina's 24-23 loss to Buffalo while breaking up a pass to Bills wide receiver Stevie...
The season of Carolina Panthers safety Charles Godfrey is over.
Godfrey, 27, tore his right Achilles’ tendon in the Panthers loss to the Bills on Sunday.
The Panthers will have to patch together their secondary with D.J. Moore and Colin Jones next to Mike Mitchell. The Achilles tear should force Godfrey to renegotiate his $5 million base salary for the 2014 season.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Panthers S Charles Godfrey has a torn Achilles tendon and will be out for the remainder of the season.
HC Ron Rivera confirmed that Godfrey is expected to miss the season.
Godfrey, 27, suffered the injury during the third quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Bills after he attempted to breakup a pass in the end-zone.
Carolina was already limited...
Carolina DB Josh Norman has a sprained MCL, according to Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer.Fantasy Spin:Add him to the list of injured Panthers pass defenders. Its a long list with Charles Godfrey out for the season and both Quintin Mikell and D.J. Moore hurting. The Giants should have a field day in Week 3.
After starting safeties Charles Godfrey and Quintin Mikell limped through the visitors locker room on crutches each with his right foot in a protective boot defensive back D.J. Moore walked in with his left knee in a brace.
The Panthers lost three starting defensive backs in Sunday’s 24-23 loss to Buffalo but Moore was thought to be one of the healthy ones. It turned out Moore...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Panthers have lost safety Charles Godfrey to a torn ACL.
Blow to Carolina: Panthers S Charles Godfrey tore his Achilles and is out for the year.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 16, 2013
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Carolina Panthers left guard Amini Silatolu will start against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday after missing the opener with a hamstring injury.
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