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  • Luke Kuechly caddies for Greg Olsen at celebrity pro-am

    Jay Busbee at Shutdown Corner1 day ago

    No disrespect to Rory McIlroy or the many other world-famous golfers on the course at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, but the big draw of Wednesday's pro-am in advance of the Wells Fargo Championship was a pairing of Panthers.

    Tight end Greg Olsen and linebacker Luke Kuechly formed the most Carolina-friendly grouping in the bunch, pairing with local product and PGA Tour pro Johnson Wagner. Kuechly, still recovering from a shoulder injury, caddied while Olsen reportedly managed to break 100.

    Greg Olsen and Luke Kuechly were as big a draw -- if not bigger -- than Rory McElroy on the range. #WellsFargoChamp pic.twitter.com/XlHO3evdg2

    Local reports indicated that teammates Ryan Kalil and Mike Remmers and head coach Ron Rivera were in the gallery to watch the duo bang their way around the course. Not bad for an off-day's work.

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