Charlotte, NC (Sports Network) - The Carolina Panthers released defensive
tackle Ron Edwards on Friday.
Edwards signed with the Panthers as an unrestricted free agent in 2011. He
suffered a torn right triceps at training camp that year and missed the entire
The Texas A&M product started the first 11 games of the 2012 season and
recorded 14 tackles and one sack before a dislocated left elbow landed him on
"We appreciate the contributions that Ron has made to the Panthers the past
two seasons," head coach Ron Rivera said. "He set a great example on and off
the field for our young players, and we wish him well moving forward."
In 139 career games with the Bills (2001-2005), Chiefs (2006-2010) and
Panthers, Edwards has 206 tackles and 16 1/2 sacks.
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