Panthers TE Brandon Williams caught a six-yard pass in Carolina's Week 9 loss to the Saints.
Brandon Williams of the Panthers earned Pro Football Focus' highest grade among tight ends in the first week of preseason.
ESPN Panthers reporter David Newton identified second-year TE Brandon Williams as a player that "stood out" at minicamp and OTAs.
Panthers declared TE Brandon Williams, CB D.J. Moore, CB Josh Norman, S Quintin Mikell, LB Ben Jacobs, DE Frank Alexander, and DT Dwan Edwards inactive for Week 5 against the Cardinals.
Panthers rookie TE Brandon Williams will be sidelined until training camp after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery.