Free safety Haruki Nakamura had a forgettable first season with the Carolina Panthers, surrendering a pair of big plays, including a 49-yard touchdown, during a 30-28 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sept. 30. By the end of the 2012 season, Nakamura was used primarily on running downs before he was placed on injured reserve after aggravating a groin injury in December.
The Panthers placed S Haruki Nakamura on injured reserve Tuesday after he suffered a groin injury in Sundays win over the Falcons.
Nakamura is the only member of Carolinas secondary to start all 13 games this season.
Nakamura has two interceptions, four passes defensed and 54 tackles this season.
Carolina signed S Anderson Russell to the roster from the practice squad....
The Panthers are sticking with Haruki Nakamura.
The free safety gave up a pair of touchdown passes to Roddy White and allowed White to get behind him for a 59-yard reception in the final minute to set up the game-winning field goal last weekend in a 30-28 loss to the Falcons.
But defensive coordinator Sean McDermott and secondary coach Steve Wilks called Nakamura in Tuesday to...
Safety Haruki Nakamura believes Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers have all of the ingredients to be a perennial playoff team.
They just need a taste of it first.
Safety Haruki Nakamura says Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers have all of the ingredients to be a perennial playoff team - they just need a taste of it.
Nakamura, who joined the Panthers from the Baltimore Ravens this offseason as a free agent, says ''once this team gets in there and Cam (Newton) gets a taste of being in the playoffs, he's going to be hooked.'...
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August 03, 2012
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Panthers have signed free agent safety Haruki Nakamura to a three-year contract. Carolina general manager Marty Hurney announced the deal Friday but did not release financial terms of the contract. The 25-year-old Nakamura has spent four seasons backing up Ed Reed in Baltimore. He's played in 52 games but never started on defense. He has 47 career...
The Carolina Panthers signed safety Haruki Nakamura to a three-year contract.
A sixth-round draft pick in 2008, Nakamura spent his first four seasons with the Baltimore Ravens,
He had 12 tackles in 15 games last season and 24 tackles in 16 games the previous season.
Former Ravens safety Haruki Nakamura has a free-agent visit scheduled with the Panthers on Thursday, according to a league source. Nakamura, 25, has been a valuable backup and special teams player in four seasons with the Ravens. Source: NFL.com Attached Thumbnails
Baltimore Ravens safety Haruki Nakamura says he feels no extra tension as he prepares for free agency for the first time in his four-year career. Nakamura, 25, doesn’t know what the future may hold for him, but he has a clear agenda as he prepares to weigh the different options and opportunities that might come [...]
But McKinney enjoying support from homeHaruki Nakamura is one of three Ravens players who hail from Ohio. But that doesn’t mean that the free safety, who is a Cleveland native, gets any special treatment when he and the rest of the team visit Cleveland Browns Stadium – as they do Sunday.