Carolina Panthers rookie quarterback Matt Corral probably shall be out for the season due to a “vital” foot damage, based on an ESPN report.
The neophyte broken his left foot throughout the Panthers’ 20-10 loss to the Patriots of their second preseason recreation. Rhule known as the Lisfranc ligament tear a “long-term damage.”
Matt Corral hasn’t seen many snaps since Mayfield and Darnold are within the midst of a battle to see who turns into Carolina’s beginning sign caller.Photograph by Maddie Meyer/Getty Pictures
Corral, who the Panthers picked up within the third spherical of the 2022 NFL Draft, went for 9-for-15 for 58 yards on Friday.
“I do know Matt’s a battler. This 12 months’s developmental,” Rhule mentioned. “He’s simply going to should grind, each caring for his foot and all of the issues he must do as a quarterback.”
Corral’s damage isn’t extraordinarily detrimental to Carolina’s quarterback state of affairs as a result of was anticipated to play behind Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold.
Corral hasn’t seen many snaps since Mayfield and Darnold are within the midst of a battle to see who turns into Carolina’s beginning sign caller.
A number of sources advised ESPN the beginning job is Mayfield’s to lose. The previous Heisman winner was traded from the Browns in July.