Panthers LG Amini Silatolu exited Sunday's Week 16 game with a wrist injury and is done for the day.
The Panthers have installed second-round pick Amini Silatolu as a first-team guard.
Panthers signed No. 40 overall pick OG Amini Silatolu to a four-year contract.
Panthers selected Midwestern State OG Amini Silatolu with the No. 40 overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft.
"Several sources" tell SI's Tony Pauline that the 49ers have their sights set on Midwestern State OG Amini Silatolu at the No. 30 pick.
Two NFL scouts told the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel that Midwestern State OG Amini Silatolu is a better player than Mike Iupati.
Sporting News draft guru Russ Lande has a top-32 grade on Midwestern State G/T Amini Silatolu and expects the small-school star to be a first-round pick.
SI.com draft analyst Tony Pauline's sources tell him that Midwestern State T/G Amini Silatolu has "locked himself in as a top 45 pick".
NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock suggests that Midwestern State T/G Amini Silatolu has a chance to be a second-round pick.