The Panthers have simply introduced plans so as to add to fan favorites to our model of a ‘corridor of fame’.
Defensive finish Julius Peppers and vast receiver Muhsin Muhammad are set to be inducted into the Carolina Panthers’ Corridor of Honor throughout halftime of the upcoming Oct. 29 recreation in opposition to the Houston Texans.
Peppers, the No. 2 choose in 2002 draft, performed 10 of his 17 NFL seasons with the Panthers and was chosen to the league’s All-Decade Staff within the 2000s and 2010s. He was a three-time All-Professional choice and ranks fourth in NFL historical past with 159 1/2 sacks, ending within the high 10 within the league in sacks six occasions. He stays the one participant in league historical past with not less than 150 and 10 interceptions.
Muhammad spent 11 of his 14 NFL seasons with Carolina and was chosen All-Professional in 2004. He stays second in franchise historical past with 696 receptions, 9,255 receiving yards and 50 touchdowns behind solely Steve Smith Sr. Muhammad caught an 85-yard landing go in Tremendous Bowl 38 in opposition to New England, setting a document for the longest catch in Tremendous Bowl historical past.
“Muhsin Muhammad and Julius Peppers had been drafted by the Panthers. Each grew to become All-Professionals right here. Each got here again to Carolina to complete their careers. That is one other homecoming, a everlasting one,” proprietor David Tepper stated in a press launch. “Not solely did Muhsin and Julius set excessive requirements on the sector, in addition they had been chosen as Panthers Walter Payton NFL Man of the 12 months crew winners. Having gotten to know each these effective males, I’ve little question that they deserve to affix the distinguished group of Panthers within the Corridor of Honor.”
They be part of the Corridor of Honor’s present members, together with the likes of former crew president Mike McCormack, linebacker Sam Mills, and PSL house owners amongst others.