Charlotte, NC (Sports Network) - The Carolina Panthers have placed guard Garry
Williams on injured reserve with a pair of torn knee ligaments.
Williams made the start at right guard for the Panthers in Sunday's season
opener against Seattle and suffered a torn ACL and MCL in his left knee late
in the first quarter.
The Panthers already had an abundance of offensive linemen on the roster and
decided to fill the vacant spot by re-signing defensive tackle Sione Fua, who
was among the team's final cuts last month.
Fua, a third-round pick in the 2011 draft, appeared in 24 games with 12 starts
in two seasons with the Panthers. He has recorded 32 tackles with a forced
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