- G Matt Slauson, C Roberto Garza and FB Tony Fiammetta have all been ruled out for Week 2.
- WR Josh Morgan (groin) is listed as doubtful for Week 2.
- Rookie TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins (foot) missed practice again Friday.
- RB Andre Ellington (foot) put in a limited practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Week 2.
- RB/WR De’Anthony Thomas (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 2.
- Pro Football Talk reports that the Panthers have no plans to release DE Greg Hardy, despite reports from earlier in that day that suggested as much.