Panthers CB Marshall practices, will sign tender
Carolina Panthers starting cornerback Richard Marshall is back
on the field after missing minicamp while upset about his contract
Marshall is participating in voluntary workouts this week at
Bank of America Stadium. He said Tuesday he hasn’t signed his
one-year tender worth $1.759 million, but will before the start of
Marshall is one of many NFL players with four years of service
who would’ve been unrestricted free agents if the owners hadn’t
decide to end the collective bargaining agreement after this
season. The move put different rules in place that left Marshall a
restricted free agent with few options.
Coach John Fox says Marshall is in great shape despite also
skipping the team’s offseason conditioning program.