Panthers defensive end Frank Alexander was carted off the field in the first quarter of Saturday's preseason game against Miami, per NFL.com. Alexander was announced as out for the remainder of the game with a right ankle injury.
Panthers defensive end Frank Alexander was held out of Thursday's OTA session because of a groin injury, reports The Charlotte Observer. The extent of the injury is not known at this time.
The Panthers have listed Frank Alexander, James Dockery, David Foucault, A.J. Klein, Robert Lester, Star Lotulelei and Amini Silatolu as inactive against the Seahawks. Lotulelei was the only player ruled out prior to Saturday. Klein was listed as questionable coming into the game due to an ankle issue. The other five players listed as considered healthy scratches.
Panthers starting defensive back Thomas DeCoud is inactive for Saturday's game against the Cardinals after battling a hamstring injury all week. DeCoud, who has 50 total tackles in 15 games with one interception, was considered doubtful on the team's final injury report of the week. Other inactives for Carolina include: James Dockery , A.J. Klein, Kyle Love , David Foucault, Amini Siatolu and Frank Alexander. The Panthers are 5 1/2-point favorites heading into the matchup.
The Panthers announced a pair of roster moves on Monday. The team reinstated defensive end Frank Alexander to the 53-man active roster and placed wide receiver De'Andre Presley on injured reserve with a concussion.