Panthers cut safety Thomas DeCoud

The Carolina  Panthers cut veteran safety Thomas DeCoud. DeCoud was heading into the final year of a two-year contract. His release creates Q$1.915 million in salary-cap space. DeCoud struggled last season and was benched. He was replaced by Tre Boston. DeCoud was cut by the Atlanta Falcons following the 2013 season, two years into a five-year, $17.5 million contract. He started 11 games last season for the Panthers. The Panthers signed offensive lineman Chris Scott to a one-year deal. Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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