Posted August 01, 2012 on car.scout.com
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TEAMS: Carolina Panthers
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General manager Marty Hurney said the Carolina Panthers are waiting for the results of a physical exam on offensive tackle Jeff Otah before making a decision on the future of the team's former first-round draft pick.
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