Sep 12, 2021; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA; Carolina Panthers wide receiver Robby Anderson (11) celebrates his touchdown reception from quarterback Sam Darnold (not pictured) against the New York Jets during the second quarter at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

Panthers WR Robby Anderson ‘thinking’ about retiring

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Robby Anderson tweeted Saturday that he is pondering retirement.

“Ain’t gone lie Thinking bout Retiring…” he wrote on Twitter before later deleting the post.

Anderson, 29, caught 53 passes for 519 yards and five touchdowns in 17 games (16 starts) last season.

His numbers dropped off significantly after setting career highs in catches (95) and yards (1,096) in his first campaign with Carolina in 2020.

Anderson has 355 receptions for 4,674 yards and 28 scores in 95 games (79 starts) with the New York Jets (2016-19) and Panthers.

He signed a two-year, $29.5 million extension with Carolina last August.

–Field Level Media

Aug 21, 2021; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA;  Carolina Panthers wide receiver Robby Anderson (11) warms up before the game at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Reports: Panthers give WR Robby Anderson 2-year extension

The Carolina Panthers and wide receiver Robby Anderson have agreed on a two-year extension worth $29.5 million, NFL Network and ESPN reported Tuesday.

The deal includes $20.5 million guaranteed, per the reports.

Anderson, 28, hauled in 95 catches for 1,096 yard and three touchdowns last season, his first in Charlotte, N.C. Both were career records.

The former undrafted free agent out of Temple has 302 career receptions, 4,155 yards and 23 TDs in five seasons with the New York Jets (2016-19) and Panthers.

–Field Level Media