Carolina Panthers wide receiver Damiere Byrd, left, races toward midfield on a kickoff return against the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter on Thursday. Making plays on special teams is key to Byrd’s roster spot.
Carolina Panthers wide receiver Damiere Byrd, left, races toward midfield on a kickoff return against the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter on Thursday. Making plays on special teams is key to Byrd’s roster spot. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Carolina Panthers wide receiver Damiere Byrd, left, races toward midfield on a kickoff return against the Baltimore Ravens during the second quarter on Thursday. Making plays on special teams is key to Byrd’s roster spot. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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