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NFC South Standings

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4-2-0 13-4-0
4-2-0 9-8-0
2-4-0 7-10-0
2-4-0 5-12-0

2021 Defensive

STATS CMB
Total Tackles
INT
Interceptions
TD
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
FUM
Forced Fumbles
SCK
Sacks
Regular Season 23 1 0 0 0.0

Top Juston Burris News

  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Back with Panthers

    Burris re-signed with the Panthers for one year Thursday.

    Burris spent the last two seasons with Carolina, and he served a significant role both on defense and special teams. His 2021 campaign got off to a late start due to a groin injury, though he still suited up for 10 games and racked up 23 total tackles with one interception.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Returns from IR

    Burris (groin) was placed back onto the Panthers' active roster Saturday, Will Bryan of the team's official site reports.

    Burris suffered a groin injury in Week 3 after playing all but one snap in Carolina's first two games. Assuming he's back to full health, Burris should return to an every-down role at strong safety.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Returns to practice Wednesday

    The Panthers designated Burris (groin) to return from injured reserve Wednesday.

    Burris will return to practice Wednesday, which will start the 21-day period for him to be added to the active roster. If he isn't, then he will revert back to injured reserve for the remainder of the season. Head coach Matt Rhule said Monday that he wasn't sure if Burris would be healthy enough to play in Week 8, so his return will most likely take place in Week 9.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Coach uncertain about health status

    Coach Matt Rhule wasn't sure Monday if Burris (groin) will be healthy enough to play in Week 8 against the Falcons, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.

    Burris is eligible to come off IR, but the team will first need to designate him as a candidate for return. If the Panthers do so, Burris will be eligible to practice with the team, which would put him in position to be removed from IR.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Lands on IR

    The Panthers placed Burris (groin) on injured reserve Tuesday.

    Burris injured his groin during Thursday's matchup with the Texans. Coach Matt Rhule said Monday that the 28-year-old was expected to miss a week or two, but he will be sidelined for at least three weeks with the move to IR. Sean Chandler and Sam Franklin are both expected to see increased snaps during Burris' absence.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Likely out Sunday

    Coach Matt Rhule said Monday that Burris (groin) is expected to miss a week or two, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.

    Burris left Thursday's game against the Texans due to a groin injury, and it appears as though he'll be forced to miss at least one game as a result despite having 10 days to recover. If he's ultimately held out Sunday against the Cowboys, Sam Franklin will likely take on a starting role at safety.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Suffers groin injury

    Burris was forced out of Thursday's game against the Texans due to a groin injury, Darin Gantt of the Panthers' official site reports.

    Burris recorded two solo tackles before exiting Thursday's game, and he's not expected to return. The sixth-year safety will have 10 days to recover before a Week 4 matchup against the Cowboys. Sean Chandler will likely handle increased reps with Burris on the sidelines.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Strong all-around showing

    Burris finished with five tackles (four solo) and an interception in Sunday's 26-7 win over the Saints.

    Burris led Carolina in stops while also picking off Jameis Winston in the first half, already matching his interception total from last season. The veteran will hope to keep his positive momentum going in a favorable Week 3 matchup versus the Texans.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Resumes practicing

    Burris (hip) is participating in Thursday's practice, Alaina Getzenberg of The Charlotte Observer reports.

    Burris missed a handful of practices due to a minor hip injury, but he's already back in action. The starting safety can safely be considered on track for Carolina's opener against the Jets on Sept. 12.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Minor hip injury

    Coach Matt Rhule said Tuesday that Burris is nursing a minor hip injury, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.

    Burris handled a starting role for the Panthers last season, with 53 tackles (34 solo), four pass breakups and one interception across 13 games. Rhule said Burris is expected back at practice in the next day or two, so it sounds like he should be ready for Sept. 12's season opener against the Jets.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Enjoys starting role

    Burris finished the 2020 season with 53 tackles (34 solo) and an interception on four passes defended in 13 games played.

    Burris started a career-high 12 games in his first season with the Panthers, finishing sixth on the team in tackles while posting a personal best in the category as well. That output should keep him in Carolina next season, when the defense hopes to continue its development under coordinator Phil Snow.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Makes seven stops

    Burris finished with seven tackles (six solo) in Sunday's 32-27 loss to the Broncos.

    Burris placed second on the Panthers in stops, bringing his season tally to 44 through 10 appearances. That total already marks a career high for Burris, who still has three games left to add to his account.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Officially activated

    Burris (ribs) has been activated off injured reserve.

    Burris spent the minimum required amount of time on IR, as he has been sidelined for the previous three games. Barring any setbacks, the fifth-year safety figures to resume his starting role at strong safety.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Prepping to return

    The Panthers designated Burris (ribs) to return from injured reserve Tuesday, marking the beginning of his 21-day window to be activated, Myles Simmons of the team's official site reports.

    Burris has missed three weeks and is eligible to return to action this Sunday against the Buccaneers. Whether that happens will depend on how he responds to the week of practice, but the fifth-year safety should reclaim the starting strong safety role upon return. Burris produced 24 tackles, two pass breakups and an interception through six games.

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  • Panthers' Juston Burris: Shifts to IR

    The Panthers placed Burris (ribs) on injured reserve Tuesday, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.

    The team doesn't believe this is a season-ending injury, but it sounds like he could be out longer than the three-game minimum that an IR stint requires. Sam Franklin replaced Burris at safety when he exited this past Sunday's loss to the Bears, and he'll likely retain the role moving forward. The Panthers also signed Sean Chandler to add depth.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 210 lbs
Birthplace: Roanoke, VA
Age: 28
School: NC State
Experience: 7