Bene Benwikere left the Panthers' Week 5 contest against the Bears with an ankle injury.
Fifth-round CB Bene Benwikere ran as the Panthers' starting nickel corner in the team's third preseason game against the Patriots on Friday.
Panthers rookie Bene Benwikere received the majority of first-team snaps at nickel corner during OTAs.
Panthers rookie CB Bene Benwikere has been impressive at OTAs and could push hard for nickel back duties.
Panthers signed No. 148 overall pick CB Bene Benwikere to a four-year contract.
Panthers selected San Jose State CB Bene Benwikere with the No. 148 overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft.