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Panthers Edge Rusher Haason Reddick Out To Prove He's No One-Hit Wonder

Publisher's Note: This post appears here courtesy of ESPN. The author of this post is David Newton.

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.     One by one, Haason Reddick watched the top edge rushers in free agency get long-term, big-money deals.

    Bud Dupree (eight sacks in 2020) got a five-year, $82.5 million contract to move from Pittsburgh to Tennessee. Leonard Floyd (10.5) got four years, $64 million to remain with the Los Angeles Rams. Trey Hendrickson (13.5) got four years, $60 million to move from New Orleans to Cincinnati.

    Reddick understood. Dupree and Floyd, specifically, had been producing in the category for longer and organizations were confident they would do it again. He didn't burst onto the scene until 2020 when he had 12.5 sacks for Arizona after having only 7.5 the previous three seasons at inside linebacker.

    So when the Carolina Panthers offered a one-year, $8 million, prove-it deal to reunite with former Temple coach Matt Rhule and defensive coordinator Phil Snow, Reddick didn't feel slighted.

    If anything, he felt motivated to again prove the naysayers wrong.

    [ ... ]

    Read the full article HERE on ESPN.

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