Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Eric Washington instructs a defensive lineman during a 2015 training camp session at Wofford College in Spartanburg. Washington was defensive line coach from 2011 until January 2017, when he was promoted.
Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Eric Washington instructs a defensive lineman during a 2015 training camp session at Wofford College in Spartanburg. Washington was defensive line coach from 2011 until January 2017, when he was promoted. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Eric Washington instructs a defensive lineman during a 2015 training camp session at Wofford College in Spartanburg. Washington was defensive line coach from 2011 until January 2017, when he was promoted. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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