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Carolina Panthers Sign Avius Capers; Finalize 90-Man Roster

The Carolina Panthers filled the final spot on their 90-man roster by signing wide receiver Avius Capers.

One day after bringing back tight end Marcus Lucas, the Carolina Panthers brought back Avius Capers the team announced Wednesday.

Capers is a local product, who played his college football at Johnson C. Smith University, and was with the Panthers during training camp last year when the team signed him as an undrafted free agent.

He was with the team through the first three preseason games last season before being cut before the final game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

The signing of Capers now brings the Panthers roster total to 90 players and he is now the 12th wide receiver and now have 20 players that play either wide receiver or tight end.

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