Carolina Panthers cut Tre Boston, 2 others to save cap space

Carolina Panthers

FILE – Carolina Panthers safety Tre Boston (33) is shown during an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in Charlotte, N.C., in this Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, file photo. The Carolina Panthers are releasing veteran safety Tre Boston, defensive end Stephen Weatherly and punter Michael Palardy in a salary cap cost-cutting move, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, because the moves have not yet been announced. (AP Photo/Brian Westerholt, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that the Carolina Panthers are releasing veteran safety Tre Boston, defensive end Stephen Weatherly and punter Michael Palardy in salary cap, cost-cutting moves.

The team will save about $11 million in cap space.

The Panthers are in the market for a quarterback and want to either re-sign or use the franchise tag on offensive tackle Taylor Moton.

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