Panthers hold bye-week tryout for 10

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The Panthers finally have reach the bye week, winning only one of their last nine games.  They’re using the time off to take a look at some players who could help them get better.

Per a league source, 10 Panthers tried out for the Panthers on Wednesday.

The candidates were receiver Austin Pettis, receiver Uzoma Nwachukwu, running back Zach Bauman, running back Toben Opurum, quarterback Brad Sorensen, defensive back M.D. Jennings, defensive back Kimario McFadden, defensive back Anthony Walters, and defensive back Lou Young.

At 3-7-1, the Panthers remain in striking distance for the NFC South title. After the bye, they finish with games against the Vikings, Saints, Buccaneers, Browns, and Falcons.