CHARLOTTE – With strong safety
"Yes, if Mike Mithcell doesn't make a nice turnaround in the next day and a half," head coach Ron Rivera said.
Rivera added that the team has confidence in Mikell's ability to step in on short notice "because he has been around and because of the guys around him."
"Quintin has done a nice job," Rivera said. "He's a savvy veteran, a smart guy who has been in a system similar to this. We expect him to do things the right way. I'm excited to have him out there."
Starting defensive tackle
"Cole will be first man up, and then KK (
Rookie running back