Description: Carolina Panthers safety Charles Godfrey could miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury suffered in Sunday's game against Buffalo.
Insight: Godfrey was the leader of the secondary. The Panthers also saw two other defensive backs get injured in the game, Quintin Mikell and D.J. Moore which could be a big opportunity for their Week 3 opponent the Giants.
9/10/2011 8:40:00 AM
Description: The Carolina Panthers signed safety Charles Godfrey to a five-year, $27.5 million extension, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Insight: The contract guarantees Godfrey $12.4 million, the source said. Godfrey, a fourth-year pro, had a team-high five interceptions last season. The Panthers open the season at Arizona on Sunday.