The Carolina Panthers had been with out considered one of their beginning cornerbacks at Saturday’s observe, however do not anticipate to be for lengthy.
C.J. Henderson sat out the proceedings after rolling his ankle in Friday’s observe, coach Matt Rhule instructed reporters. Rhule added that Henderson’s absence just isn’t anticipated to be long run and the cornerback might be again someday subsequent week.
The previous first-round nook is coming into his third season within the execs and his first full season in Carolina. Traded from Jacksonville early final season, Henderson performed 10 video games for the Panthers in 2021, logging 31 tackles and two passes defensed. Carolina will decide whether or not or to not train the 2021 No. 9 general decide’s fifth-year possibility after the season.
Henderson’s harm comes simply days after Carolina activated their 2021 first-round nook, Jaycee Horn, from the bodily unable to carry out checklist.
Elsewhere on the harm entrance, the Panthers misplaced defensive lineman Marquis Haynes to an obvious leg harm Saturday after he was carted off the sector. Rhule had no replace on Haynes’ standing after observe.