Agent: Panthers agree to terms with LB Blackburn
The agent for Chase Blackburn says the former New York Giants
linebacker has agreed on a two-year contract with the Carolina
Richard Katz said Wednesday his client is ”thrilled” to join
Blackburn has primarily been a special teams player during his
eight seasons with the Giants, but started 15 games last season at
middle linebacker and had 64 tackles, three sacks and one
It’s unclear if Blackburn can break into a starting lineup in
Carolina that includes AP Defensive Rookie of the Year Luke
Kuechly, Jon Beason and Thomas Davis.
Blackburn has played in 113 games during his career and stared
Blackburn broke the news on Twitter, writing ”Thanks for 8
great yrs (at)Giants. But it’s time for the (hash)nextchapter
Financial terms weren’t released.