Russell Okung RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kawann Short doubtful, Russell Okung questionable for Panthers

    Cat Scratch Reader "The Panthers have designated guard Dennis Daley (ankle) and defensive tackle Kawann Short (foot) as doubtful for Sunday’s game against the Chargers. Left tackle Russell Okung (groin) is listed as questionable. Panthers head coach Matt..." September 25

  • Panthers' Russell Okung refutes report he considered retirement if coronavirus pandemic worsened

    ESPN "Carolina Panthers left tackle Russell Okung on Tuesday refuted a report that retirement was a consideration for him if the coronavirus pandemic worsened. ESPN's Jeremy Fowler, citing a source, reported two weeks ago that Okung was evaluating whether to..." August 18

  • Russell Okung would owe Carolina up to $2.5 million if he retires, in theory

    Pro Football Talk "Panthers tackle Russell Okung didn’t opt out, but he may eventually retire. It’s a smart way to manage an opt-out deadline that arrived way too early for NFL players to make an informed decision about whether to be all in or all out of the 2020 season five weeks..." August 07

  • Panthers' Russell Okung to appeal dismissed claim against NFLPA

    ABC 11 "Carolina Panthers left tackle Russell Okung will appeal a dismissed unfair labor claim against the NFL Players Association, his attorney announced Monday. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) dismissed Okung's initial claim last week, saying the..." May 11

  • Russell Okung’s unfair labor practices charge against NFLPA dismissed

    Washington Post "The National Labor Relations Board dismissed an unfair labor practices charge by Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Russell Okung against the NFL Players Association. The dismissal was confirmed by the NLRB. Okung, formerly a candidate for president of the NFLPA, had accused the..." May 07

  • Russell Okung intent on winning now with Panthers "It was early March when the Panthers unofficially traded for Pro Bowl left tackle Russell Okung. Nearly six weeks later, everything is official and Okung finally got to talk about coming to Carolina. The 31-year-old still hasn't gotten the chance to settle in at Bank of..." April 15