Panthers LB Jon Beason's roster spot is safe.
Panthers.com considers undrafted rookie S Robert Lester an option to start.
The Panthers have not approached WLB Jon Beason about a contract restructure.
A source tells Yahoo that DeAngelo Williams and the Panthers have agreed to a contract restructure that lowers his cap numbers in 2013-2015.
Panthers WLB Jon Beason (knee, shoulder) is not expected to participate in June minicamps.
Panthers C Ryan Kalil (Lisfranc surgery) says he is "on track" in his recovery.
Panthers signed LB Ben Jacobs.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera believes RB Kenjon Barner was a "value pick" at No. 182.
New Panthers OC Mike Shula believes emotional "balance" is critical to Cam Newton taking a significant step forward in his third NFL season.
Cam Newton said he's challenging himself to lose weight this offseason.
According to the Charlotte Observer, the "one or two teams" that called the Panthers about DeAngelo Williams prior to last year's NFL trade deadline "weren't offering much."
The Panthers like No. 182 overall pick RB Kenjon Barner's big-play ability and believe that initially it will translate well to third-down situations.
Panthers GM Dave Gettleman was noncommittal when asked if DeAngelo Williams was guaranteed to be on the roster this season.
Panthers coach Ron Rivera expects Mike Mitchell and D.J. Campbell to compete at strong safety.
The Charlotte Observer considers CB Drayton Florence a "favorite" for a starting job.