CHARLOTTE — The Panthers completed their follow week with a Saturday morning stuffed with 11-on-11 work on the sector at Bank of America Stadium.
This follow was rather a lot like Tuesday’s session, however this time there have been extra “reside” intervals with some tackling. After all, defenders have been instructed to remain off the quarterbacks.
Whereas the first-team protection obtained in some tackling, they solely went in opposition to the first-team offense for one collection. For probably the most half, those on protection went in opposition to the twos on offense, and the threes on offense confronted the twos on protection.
“I do not assume these guys (on the beginning offense) must get tackled,” head coach Matt Rhule mentioned. “They’ll get tackled sufficient this yr.”
General, Rhule favored the vitality and energy in follow, understanding that there are many issues his workforce should right.
Listed below are some observations from the session:
— All through follow, the Panthers had on the ambient crowd noise slated to play in empty stadiums throughout the season. The faux crowd gave the day just a little extra vitality however did not sound very misplaced. It was like watching a sporting occasion from the final month or so on tv, simply in actual life.