Panthers released K Olindo Mare.
Olindo Mare has been consistently short on field-goal attempts of 50 yards or more during camp.
Coach Ron Rivera is pleased with the way Olindo Mare has responded to competition with Adi Kunalic the past few weeks.
Coach Ron Rivera said Olindo Mare and Adi Kunalic will continue to compete during the week to see who will be the Panthers' kicker on gamedays.
Olindo Mare will be the Panthers' kicker in Sunday's Week 15 game against the Texans.
Coach Ron Rivera "hinted" Friday that Olindo Mare will remain the Panthers' kicker in Week 15, but said the team won't officially decide until Saturday.
Coach Ron Rivera will meet with GM Marty Hurney today to discuss the future of K Olindo Mare.
Panthers agreed to terms with K Olindo Mare on a four-year, $12 million contract, including a $4 million signing bonus.
The Seahawks have moved on from free agent K Olindo Mare, their franchise player last season.
Free agent K Olindo Mare said he would give the Seahawks a "hometown discount" once a labor agreement is reached.
The Seahawks will not use their franchise tag before Thursday's deadline.
Seahawks K Olindo Mare "wasn't close" on three separate field-goal tries from 47 yards in Soldier Field's south end zone as he warmed up Sunday.
Seahawks K Olindo Mare has been held out of practice the past two days with a left hamstring injury.
Olindo Mare sat out Saturday's preseason game with a sore calf.