Panthers Sign FS Bashir

The Carolina Panthers took a break from the steroid scandal on Thursday long enough to sign free agent safety Idrees Bashir to a 1-year deal, reportedly for a base salary of $540,000. <br><br> Bashir comes to Carolina from Indianapolis, where he started 51 games at free safety since being drafted in the second round of the 2001 draft.
March 31, 2005