Saturday Feb. 9, 2008
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Carolina Panthers today began what is
expected to be a busy offseason by coming to terms with defensive
tackle Damione Lewis on a three-year contract.
Lewis is a key reserve who led the Panthers' disappointing
defensive line with 3 1/2 sacks last season. He was scheduled to
become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the month. Lewis'
agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said he expects to complete the deal on
A seven-year veteran from Miami, Lewis played in 15 games last
season and had 32 tackles and seven quarterback hurries.
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