Scott Fowler

August 7, 2014

Panthers’ Chase Blackburn grooming own replacement

Carolina Panthers linebacker Chase Blackburn remains a starter on defense at the moment, but the Panthers also like A.J. Klein. Blackburn is in his 10th year; Klein is in his second. Inevitably, the switch will be made – maybe in a few weeks, maybe not until next year.

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