Panthers sign former Raiders OL Morris
The Carolina Panthers have added depth to their banged up and
ineffective offensive line by signing former Oakland guard Chris
The move Wednesday comes as the winless Panthers are still
waiting for right tackle Jeff Otah to get healthy following knee
surgery. Otah hasn’t played or practiced this season, and the
Panthers have struggled to open running lanes and protect the
The 27-year-old Morris was the Raiders’ seventh-round pick in
2006. He started 10 games last year but was let go in final cuts
earlier this month.
The Panthers had an open roster spot after releasing defensive
tackle Louis Leonard on Tuesday.