Panthers place Oher on IR; Kuechly, Kalil out vs. Oakland

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Panthers have placed left tackle Michael Oher and cornerback Zack Sanchez on injured reserve. The team also waived backup tackle Donald Hawkins.

Carolina added defensive end Ryan Delaire, cornerback Lou Young and offensive tackle David Yankey on Friday to the 53-man roster.

In addition, linebacker Luke Kuechly (concussion), center Ryan Kalil (shoulder) and defensive end Mario Addison (foot) have been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders. Kuechly and Kalil will make the10-day trip to the West Coast with the team, but Addison will not.

Linebacker A.J. Klein (concussion), cornerback Leonard Johnson (chest), center Gino Gradkowski (knee) and safety Tre Boston (ankle) are listed as questionable for Sunday.

Oher has missed the last seven games with a concussion and coach Ron Rivera says ''it's tough. It's just one of those things.''

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