Quintin Mikell, who was signed to the roster Monday, will start at strong safety for the Carolina Panthers on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks after Mike Mitchell (calf) was declared inactive.
Mikell started the last two seasons for St. Louis.
Also inactive for the Panthers are wide receiver Domenik Hixon (hamstring), guard Amini Silatolu (hamstring), running back Kenjon Barner...
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September 08, 2013
The Panthers have signed former St. Louis Rams starting safety Quintin Mikell and placed backup safety Haruki Nakamura on injured reserve with a concussion.
The deal was announced Monday. Contract terms were not released.
Mikell, a 10-year NFL veteran, will compete for the starting spot with strong safety Mike Mitchell, who was held out of practice Monday with an unspecified injury...
The Carolina Panthers made an upgrade at safety Monday signing free agent Quintin Mikell to a one-year deal.
Safety Haruki Nakamura (concussion) was placed on injured reserve to make room for Mikell a former Pro Bowl player with the Philadelphia Eagles.
Mikell 32 spent the past two seasons with the St. Louis Rams starting 32 games and totaling 214 tackles four sacks two interceptions...
Joe Person reports that the Panthers have reached an agreement with veteran S Quintin Mikell on a one-year contract.
Aaron Wilson reports that the Panther placed S Haruki Nakamura on season-ending injured reserve.
There is an obvious connection here as Mikell is familiar with defensive coordinator Sean McDermott‘s system from their time together with the Eagles.
We recently reported that the Carolina Panthers are interested in free agent safety Quintin Mikell.
Today head coach Ron Rivera confirmed that the Panthers are interested in Mikell.
“Without getting into details, I think there’s a little curiosity and that’s about as much as I can say about that,” Rivera said, via the Charlotte Observer.
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According to Geoff Mosher of Comcast Sports, free agent S Quintin Mikell is having initial conversations with the Panthers.
Mikell, 33, graded out as the No. 5 safety in the NFL, according to ProFootball Focus but was released by the Rams in March due to age concerns. Mosher mentions that a deal could get done soon but there has been little interest in him in the free agent market...
According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Dispatch, the Rams still have an interest in re-signing free agent S Quintin Mikell.
Mikell, 32, was released by the team back in March in order to free up some cap space after the two sides reportedly failed to reach an agreement on a restructured contract.
Safety remains a need for the Rams even after they drafted USC S T.J. McDonald...
Free-agent safety Quintin Mikell was released by the St. Louis Rams this month because of his $9 million scheduled salary-cap hit, but the Rams would like to bring him back into the fold.
Coach Jeff Fisher told Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch this week:
"He played very well for us last year. It's just one of those things that you have to do once you...
The St. Louis Rams are shopping for two starting safeties after releasing Quintin Mikell and with Craig Dahl an unrestricted free agent.
Mikell, a strong safety, was released Monday to clear salary cap space. He was third on the team with 114 tackles and three sacks and three forced fumbles.
Dahl started every game at free safety and had 100 tackles and an interception but struggled...
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ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Rams will release S Quintin Mikell on Monday.
Mikell, 32, signed a four-year deal worth $27 million that contains $14 million guaranteed back in 2011. He had base salaries of $6 million and $7 million coming his way in the next two seasons.
The Rams were looking for an upgrade at the backend of their defense when they brought Mikell in....