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Jon Beason

Jon Beason - #52 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 235 lbs.
Birthday 01/14/1985
Birthplace Miramar, FL
College Miami (FL)
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 25th pick by Panthers

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Panthers sign DT Fields, OL Wells; place Beason on I.R.

Posted Sept. 13, 2011 @ 7:56 p.m. ET
The Panthers signed DT Ron Fields and OL Reggie Wells on Tuesday and officially placed MLB Jon Beason on injured reserve.

Packers-Panthers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Sept. 13, 2011 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the first of five key matchups this week in advance of the Packers' Week Two game against the Panthers at Carolina Sunday.  

Beason's injury takes bite out of Panthers

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 9:44 p.m. ET
Panthers MLB Jon Beason tore his Achilles tendon on Sunday and will undergo season-ending surgery this week.

Beason out for the season with Achilles tear

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 5:08 p.m. ET
Panthers LB Jon Beason will miss the remainder of the 2011 season after tearing his Achilles in Week One.

Do Cam Newton or Greg Olsen have any fantasy value?

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 3:48 p.m. ET
Week One might have been a fluke for Cam Newton and the Panthers but it has created a flurry of activity on the waiver wire this week.

Shorts and Shells: Week One

Posted Sept. 12, 2011 @ 4:43 a.m. ET
We look at Cam Newton's impressive debut, a controversial call from the Packers-Saints opener, some disappointing front-runners and plenty more.

Cardinals spoil Newton's NFL debut

Posted Sept. 11, 2011 @ 8:10 p.m. ET
Patrick Peterson made amends for a long afternoon at cornerback with an 89-yard punt return for the go-ahead touchdown and the Cardinals escaped with a 28-21 victory over the Panthers.

Panthers prepared to be patient with Newton

Posted Sept. 10, 2011 @ 9:08 p.m. ET
It's expected that head coach Ron Rivera will stick with Cam Newton through thick and thin during his rookie season.

Panthers claim CB Butler

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 8:29 p.m. ET
Former Patriots CB Darius Butler didn't remain on waivers for long, as he was claimed by the Panthers, according to Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer.

The First Fifteen: Early Week One primer

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
In the inaugural edition of "The First Fifteen," we look at the 15 most compelling story lines as we enter Week One.

Panthers cut DE Brown, claim five off waivers

Posted Sept. 04, 2011 @ 4:35 p.m. ET
The Panthers combed the list of final cuts and signed five players off waivers Sunday. They also released several players, including DE Everette Brown.

Cowboys claim FB Fiammetta, will sign vet OG Dockery

Posted Sept. 04, 2011 @ 4:01 p.m. ET
The Cowboys have signed veteran OG Derrick Dockery to a one-year contract, according to a league source as reported by NFL.com.

Panthers 2011 preview

Posted Sept. 04, 2011 @ 12:33 p.m. ET
Top overall pick Cam Newton holds considerable promise, but Carolina's on-field improvement will depend on how quickly he adapts to the pro game.

Panthers cut three defensive tackles among final cuts

Posted Sept. 03, 2011 @ 8:08 p.m. ET
The Panthers have announced their final cuts in preparation for the regular season, including three young defensive tackles.

Newton throws first TD; Steelers top Panthers

Posted Sept. 01, 2011 @ 11:55 p.m. ET
Cam Newton threw his first touchdown pass as a pro during Carolina's 33-17 loss to Pittsburgh on Thursday night in their preseason finale.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 21, 2012
The Panthers announced they placed the three-time Pro Bowl linebacker on injured reserve Wednesday with knee and shoulder issues. Beason, 27, will have surgery next week to repair cartilage damage in his right knee and a torn labrum in his left shoulder.||||||| Beason has only played in five games since receiving a five-year, $51.5 million contract extension in 2011 that included $25 million in guaranteed money. He missed 15 games last year with a torn Achilles in his left leg. The Panthers claimed cornerback James Dockery off waivers from Cleveland to replace Beason on the 53-man roster. Dockery joined the Panthers at practice Wednesday.
Posted Sept. 28, 2012
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says star linebacker Jon Beason is back at practice but questionable for Sunday's game at Atlanta.||||||| The three-time Pro Bowl player sat out most of the week with shoulder and knee problems. He practiced on a limited basis Friday. Rivera says he'll see how Beason recovers from practice before deciding at game time if he'll suit up. If Beason can't play, Jason Phillips will start for Carolina (1-2).
Posted Sept. 02, 2012
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says wide receiver Steve Smith and linebacker Jon Beason are expected to play in the Sept. 9 regular season opener against Tampa Bay after returning to practice.||||||| Beason didn't participate in any of the preseason games after injuring his hamstring early in training camp.
Posted Aug. 09, 2012
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says Beason is not expected to play in Saturday night's preseason home opener against the Houston Texans after injuring his left hamstring.||||||| Beason tore his Achilles tendon last year in the same leg and missed 15 games. Rivera says Beason tweaked his hamstring on Wednesday, but did not initially think it was that bad. Rivera said Thursday "he tweaked it a little bit more than we anticipated." Beason did not practice Thursday.
Posted Sept. 11, 2011
Beason will miss the rest of the season with a torn left Achilles tendon.||||||| The team announced on Monday the results of an MRI exam that revealed the tear Beason sustained in a 28-21 loss at Arizona in the season opener Sunday. He was carted off the field in the second half. Beason signed a $51 million, six-year deal this summer, including a $20 million signing bonus.

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