Jon Beason carted to locker room

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Panthers Jon Beason has barely practiced over the last six weeks because of an Achilles tendon injury.

After a minor procedure, the Panthers seemed to rush him back to the field for the season opener.  Now Beason is out again after being carted off the field with an ankle injury Sunday.

It didn’t look great, but we know how hard it is to tell the severity of an injury at first glance.   Either way, the Panthers will be without their defensive leader for the rest of  Sunday’s game and possibly much longer.