The Panthers announced offensive tackle Nate Chandler has been placed on injured reserve Tuesday. Chandler was injured during a Week 11 loss to Atlanta. An MRI revealed Chandler suffer a lateral meniscus tear in his right knee.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said guard Andrew Norwell tweaked a hamstring and tackle Nate Chandler suffered some swelling in his knee during Sunday's loss vs. Atlanta. Chandler will undergo an MRI.
The Panthers unveiled a lengthy injury report for Sunday's game against Atlanta. Out of the 13 players listed on the report, Star Lotulelei (ankle) was the only player ruled out for Week 11. Bene Benwikere (ankle), Brandon Williams (foot) and Charles Johnson (rest) were labeled questionable. The following players were deemed probable: Nate Chandler (toe), Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring), Roman Harper (rest), Kawann Short (ankle), Jonathan Stewart (ankle), Trai Turner (ankle), Melvin White (knee) and DeAngelo Williams (foot).
Panthers offensive tackle Nate Chandler returned to practice Thursday after missing the Wednesday session with a foot ailment. Chandler appears all but set to play Sunday against Atlanta.
A foot injury had Panthers right offensive tackle Nate Chandler out of Wednesday practice. Ron Rivera said Chris Scott will replace Chandler if he can't play against Atlanta on Sunday.