— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) April 7, 2014
- Person adds that an official announcement could come soon.
Avant was visiting with the Panthers Monday after finding some interest from teams like the Patriots and Chiefs.
Avant had been spent all eight years of his career with the Eagles before they elected to cut him loose a little over a week ago.
In 2013, he totaled 28 receptions for 447 yards receiving and two touchdowns over the course of 16 games.