Charles Tillman says there’s a good chance he could play in Week 13
The Carolina Panthers decided to add some depth at the cornerback position in Cortland Finnegan, partially due to the injury to Charles Tillman and his unknown timeframe for a return.
Fortunately for the Panthers, it seems that Tillman may be back in Week 13, at least if you ask him, according to Steve Reed of the Associated Press.
Panthers CB Charles Tillman says there is a "great possibility" that he plays Sunday at New Orleans. Has missed 2 games with knee injury.Article continues below ...
— Steve Reed (@SteveReedAP) December 1, 2015
What makes this even more interesting is the fact that Ed Werder of ESPN originally reported that the Panthers were concerned with Tillman’s lack of progress.
#Panthers concerned with lack of progress with Charles Tillman's serious knee sprain, motivated signing of FA Cortland Finnegan, per source
— Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) December 1, 2015
It’s going to be interesting to see how this plays out, but the Panthers are definitely hoping to get Tillman back sooner than later.