Found December 18, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Carolina Panthers' secondary is certainly taking a hit on Sunday. Carolina cornerback Captain Munnerlyn and safeties Charles Godfrey and Jordan Pugh exited Sunday's game against the Houston Texans with respective injuries. Munnerlyn suffered a leg injury during the third quarter and will not return. Godfrey was forced from the contest prior to halftime with a shoulder injury. He was replaced by Pugh, who may have receiving his second concussion of the season after his helmet banged hard on the turf.
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