Carolina Panthers safety L.J. McCray is a Charlottean who went to high school at Harding and then to college at Catawba. His best chance to make the Panthers team will be to become a special-teams standout, which he was in San Francisco for two seasons before sustaining a knee injury that required three surgeries.
Carolina Panthers safety L.J. McCray is a Charlottean who went to high school at Harding and then to college at Catawba. His best chance to make the Panthers team will be to become a special-teams standout, which he was in San Francisco for two seasons before sustaining a knee injury that required three surgeries. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers safety L.J. McCray is a Charlottean who went to high school at Harding and then to college at Catawba. His best chance to make the Panthers team will be to become a special-teams standout, which he was in San Francisco for two seasons before sustaining a knee injury that required three surgeries. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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