Carolina Panthers acquire CB CJ Henderson from Jacksonville Jaguars

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Carolina Panthers on Monday obtained cornerback CJ Henderson and a fifth-spherical choose from the Jacksonville Jaguars for limited finish Dan Arnold and a third-spherical decide on, the groups announced.

The Panthers’ 2021 to start with-spherical decide, cornerback Jaycee Horn, is out for an prolonged time, perhaps for the season, with numerous damaged bones in his correct foot.

The Panthers preferred Henderson, the ninth select of the 2020 draft, coming out of Florida.

It is really an aggressive transfer for a 3- Carolina crew that qualified prospects the NFC South by a match about Tampa Bay (2-1) and New Orleans (2-1) heading into Sunday’s recreation at Dallas.

Horn, son of former NFL wide receiver Joe Horn, suffered the personal injury in the third quarter of Thursday night’s 24-9 gain at Houston. Coach Matt Rhule verified Friday that Horn suffered 3 damaged bones in the noncontact injuries and would be out indefinitely.

Carolina signed Arnold to a two-12 months deal during the offseason in an try to enhance the restricted finish place. He caught only seven passes for 84 yards in the first 3 game titles with no touchdowns.

The decision to go on from Arnold speaks volumes to what Rhule thinks of 2021 third-round decide on Tommy Tremble out of Notre Dame. Rhule just lately referred to Tremble as this year’s Jeremy Chinn.

Chinn was a potent candidate for NFL Rookie of the Yr in 2020 as an outdoors linebacker/basic safety.

The Panthers spent the weekend wanting for Horn’s substitution. They also inquired about Pro Bowl cornerback Richard Sherman, 33, a league source informed ESPN.

Henderson, 22, presents Carolina a younger selection with veterans A.J. Bouye and Rashaan Melvin by now on the roster. Carolina likes Bouye more as a nickelback.

Henderson started off 8 video games in 2020 prior to shoulder and groin injuries sidelined him for the rest of the year. He started out the 1st two video games but missed this earlier week’s game with a groin injury experienced in Week 2 versus Denver.