The Panthers are planning to hire Chris Tabor as their new special teams coordinator, filling one of their three remaining assistant coach openings.
Christian McCaffrey has played in a total of ten games since Matt Rhule became the head coach of the Carolina Panthers. As they always say, availability is your best ability and the number of injuries that McCaffrey has suffered over the past two years has led to his name being mentioned in trade rumors. Shortly after the season ended, Panthers GM Scott Fitterer broke the silence on where they stand on McCaffrey.
Wednesday afternoon, the Carolina Panthers announced that director of player negotiations and salary cap manager Samir Suleiman, has been promoted to vice president of football administration. "Samir's been instrumental for us over the past year," Fitterer said in a statement released by the team. "From signing Haason Reddick and other free agents last offseason, he's done a great job for us.