Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly wears a brace on his left shoulder as he directs the defense against the Denver Broncos during Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on Feb. 7. Kuechly will have surgery on the shoulder for a partially torn labrum.
Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly wears a brace on his left shoulder as he directs the defense against the Denver Broncos during Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on Feb. 7. Kuechly will have surgery on the shoulder for a partially torn labrum. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly wears a brace on his left shoulder as he directs the defense against the Denver Broncos during Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on Feb. 7. Kuechly will have surgery on the shoulder for a partially torn labrum. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
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