Panthers re-sign LS Jansen, LB Phillips
The Panthers have re-signed long snapper J.J. Jansen to a
four-year contract extension and linebacker Jason Phillips to a
The team announced the deals Wednesday. Financial terms of the
deals were not released.
Both players were set to become restricted free agents on March
Jansen has had only one bad snap in three seasons with Carolina.
He’s handled snapping duties on more than 400 punts, field goals
and extra points since being acquired in 2009 in a trade with the
Jansen’s agent Paul Sheehy says, ”J.J. wanted to get this done
before free agency and he’s certainly excited about returning to
Phillips played in four games last season for Carolina and
notched three tackles before being placed on injured reserve with a