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Dwan Edwards

Dwan Edwards - #92 - DT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 300 lbs.
Birthday 05/16/1981
Birthplace Billings, MT
College Oregon State
Years played 9
Drafted 2004, 2nd round, 19th pick by Ravens

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Free-agent S Payne to sign with Panthers

Posted July 26, 2011 @ 11:51 a.m. ET
The Panthers have agreed to terms with SS Kevin Payne, who did not play in the NFL last season.

Not every team faces the same lockout challenges

Posted July 25, 2011 @ 9:31 a.m. ET
Based on a vote of the PFW staff, here are three teams that we believe will be most and least affected by the NFL lockout.

NT Jenkins announces retirement

Posted July 20, 2011 @ 2:24 p.m. ET
NT Kris Jenkins, who played 10 seasons in the league for the Panthers and Jets, announced his retirement on Wednesday.

Tight end still a need for Panthers

Posted July 16, 2011 @ 9:04 a.m. ET
The Panthers signed Jeremy Shockey in March, but they don't have a starting-caliber building block or a proven veteran in his prime at tight end.

QB Collins retires after 16 seasons

Posted July 07, 2011 @ 2:22 p.m. ET
Kerry Collins announced his retirement on Thursday. His career lasted 16 seasons with five different teams.

Keeping Johnson the Panthers' free-agent priority

Posted June 29, 2011 @ 3:08 p.m. ET
All indications are the Panthers will make re-signing DE Charles Johnson the top priority whenever free agency begins.

NFC South best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 23, 2011 @ 9:03 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the NFC South who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Sean Weatherspoon, David Gettis, Gerald McCoy and Jonathan Casillas.  

Otah's recovery, return a top need for Panthers

Posted June 13, 2011 @ 10:29 a.m. ET
The return of ORT Jeff Otah is a significant issue facing the Panthers and it could fly under the radar.

Richardson not stressed about QB missing time with coaches

Posted May 26, 2011 @ 1:46 p.m. ET
Panthers owner Jerry Richardson said Wednesday that he's not "overly stressed" about the instruction the draft's No. 1 overall pick, Cam Newton, is missing out on as the lockout lingers.

Panthers LB Beason wins civil case

Posted May 19, 2011 @ 4:18 p.m. ET
Panthers LB Jon Beason was victorious in a Charlotte courthouse on Thursday in a civil case where a man accused the player of punching him in the face at a strip club.

Panthers will take long look at veteran free-agent QBs

Posted May 14, 2011 @ 1:08 p.m. ET
The market will not be rich with options, but we hear the Panthers will take a serious look at free-agent quarterbacks if and when free agency begins this offseason.

Lockout limbo: Panthers report

Posted May 13, 2011 @ 9:31 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in a state of limbo thanks to the lockout, we are looking at where teams stand as they await the opening of the 2011 league year. Today, we take a look at the Panthers.

Pride is in Newton's way

Posted May 12, 2011 @ 2:59 p.m. ET
Panthers QB Cam Newton showed off his ego in a recent interview when he was asked about the other three NFC South quarterbacks.

Panthers' Smith addresses trade talk, future in Carolina

Posted May 10, 2011 @ 7:23 p.m. ET
Panthers WR Steve Smith reached out to PFW on Tuesday to discuss his future and clear up some of the misreporting he has read regarding his status in Carolina amid trade talk.

Round Four is for taking risks

Posted April 30, 2011 @ 2:51 p.m. ET
Remember last season? Round Four was full of calculated gambles. Some of them even paid off. This year is no different, as shown with the Vikings' selection of Iowa DT Christian Ballard.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 27, 2013
The Panthers have announced they've re-signed Edwards.||||||| Edwards started 14 games and posted a career-high six sacks last season with Carolina, third-most among NFL defensive tackles. He also had 52 tackles. The 31-year-old Edwards is expected to be a starter this season.
Posted Sept. 02, 2012
The Panthers have announced they've made a move at defensive tackle, signing free agent Dwan Edwards and waiving last year's third-round draft pick Terrell McClain. Terms of Edwards' deal were not immediately available.||||||| Edwards played the last two seasons with the Buffalo Bills after spending six years with the Baltimore Ravens. The 6-foot-3, 301-pound Edwards has played in 85 games with 45 starts during his NFL career.
Posted Aug. 31, 2012
A person familiar with the move says the Buffalo Bills have released Edwards. The person confirmed Edwards' release on Friday, speaking on the condition of anonymity because the team hasn't made an announcement. Edwards is an eight-year NFL veteran, and preparing to enter his third season with Buffalo.||||||| Edwards was a two-year starter as a defensive end with the Bills, but was preparing to play a backup role at tackle position after the team switched to a 4-3 lineup this season. He had two years left on the $18 million contract, and scheduled to make a $4.1 million base salary this season.
Posted Dec. 02, 2010
Edwards is done for the season after being placed on injured reserve Thursday because of a hamstring injury.||||||| Edwards signed with the Bills this past offseason as a free agent, and had started all 11 games. He was injured in Sunday's overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Posted March 17, 2010
Edwards has signed a four-year contract with the Buffalo Bills.||||||| A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press early Wednesday morning that the contract potentially is worth $18 million. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal has not yet been announced by the Bills. Edwards is a six-year NFL veteran, who played his entire career with Baltimore. He missed the entire 2008 season with a neck injury, but bounced back last year, with 56 tackles and two sacks in 18 games, including playoffs.

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