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Edwards (back) is probable for Sunday's game against Pittsburgh.
Edwards is ready to go for Sunday, which is great news for the Panthers. Edwards has 2.5 sacks in the first two weeks.
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Edwards (back) practiced in full Thursday, the Panthers' official site reports.
Clearly, the back concern that resulted in Wednesday's DNP isn't serious, and Edwards' pursuit of opposing quarterbacks, starting with the Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger on Sunday, will be unfettered.
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Edwards (back) didn't participate in practice Wednesday, the Panthers' official site reports.
Edwards has been a terror to opposing quarterbacks this year, sitting in a tie for fifth in the league with teammate Mario Addison. However, his IDP prospects are up in the air following an absence from practice to start the week.
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Edwards registered six tackles (three solo) and 1.5 sacks in Sunday's victory over the Lions.
Edwards was a constant threat at defensive tackle Sunday, applying pressure on quarterback Matthew Stafford while providing sound run support as well. After one sack last week, Edwards now carries 2.5 sacks into next Sunday's game against the Steelers.
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Panthers DT Dwan Edwards was forced from Sunday's game against the Bucs with a leg injury, and will not return.
Edwards went down late in the second half. Colin Cole is now in opposite Star Lotulelei at defensive tackle.
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Panthers DT Dwan Edwards (hamstring) practiced on Thursday for the first time since Week 2.
"It's by no means 100 percent at all, but I wanted to go out there and feel and at least see what I was able to do," Edwards said. "At some point in time you got to see where you're at." Colin Cole has been starting in Edwards' place next to Star Lotulelei. Edwards hopes to play Sunday against the Rams.
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Panthers DT Dwan Edwards is not expected to play in Week 3 against the Giants due to a thigh injury.
Colin Cole is expected to get the start. Edwards graded out positively in run defense in Week 1 per Pro Football Focus, but was part of the problem as C.J. Spiller shredded the Panthers for 6.44 yards per carry last Sunday.
Dwan Edwards DL CAR Mar 22 '13
Panthers re-signed DT Dwan Edwards.
Edwards turns 32 in May, but showed in 2012 that he has gas left in the tank. His six sacks were the most by a Panthers defensive tackle in a decade. Edwards' return gives some credibility to a Carolina interior line that is annually among the NFL's worst. They need to continue to add talent in April's draft.
Dwan Edwards DL CAR Mar 22 '13
The Dolphins are hosting free agent DT Dwan Edwards on Friday.
Edwards has a one-year, $1.5 million offer on the table from the Panthers, but he's looking for more. A penetrating, three-technique tackle, Edwards would be a starter in Carolina. He'd back up Randy Starks and Paul Soliai in Miami.
Dwan Edwards DL CAR Mar 19 '13
There has been no movement in negotiations between the Panthers and free agent DT Dwan Edwards.
The Panthers made Edwards a one-year, $1.5 million offer last week. He says he has a two-year deal on the table from another team and is inclined to take it if Carolina doesn't up the ante. Edwards, 32 in May, posted 6.5 sacks as a 4-3 tackle last season.