How important are the final two games of the preseason? Will the Eagles keep Matt Barkley or Tim Tebow as the third quarterback? As NFL teams piece together their final 53-man rosters, many questions will be answered before the 2015 season kicks off on Sept. 10. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about the preseason, roster cutdowns and how the fates of players -- younger, older and injured -- are decided.
Panthers rookie wide receiver Devin Funchess has been limited during the preseason due to a hamstring injury, but coach Ron Rivera is eager for him to see game action since the team needs to find ways to replace Kelvin Benjamin's production.
The Panthers announced second-year wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin will miss the 2015 season after an MRI revealed he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee. Benjamin suffered the non-contact injury during one-on-one drills Wednesday.