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The Panthers re-sign veteran receiver Keith Kirkwood

Written by Tanner Phifer

The Carolina Panthers have re-signed veteran wide receiver Keith Kirkwood, per multiple league reports. Kirkwood, 27, played college football at Temple and later transferred to Hawaii. The Saints signed Kirkwood as an undrafted free agent after the 2018 NFL draft. It was a 3 year deal worth $1.7M.

Following the 2019 season where he was placed on IR, Kirkwood was signed by the Panthers on April 1st of 2020, reuniting him with former Temple head coach Matt Rhule and former college teammates Robby Anderson, P. J. Walker, and Colin Thompson.

On February 22, 2021, Kirkwood signed a one-year contract extension with the Panthers. After hitting free agency following last season, the team has re-signed him.

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