Panthers coach Steve Wilks won’t name starting QB until at least Wednesday

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The Charlotte Observer

The Panthers are not ready to name a starting quarterback, interim head coach Steve Wilks said Monday. “Operation of the offense, protecting the football, (finding who) gives us the best opportunity to do those things,” Wilks said of his looming decision. Wilks said PJ Walker could be healthy enough to start Sunday against the Denver Broncos but he will not know for certain until Wednesday when the team returns to practice. Incumbent starter Baker Mayfield and backup Sam Darnold are also being considered. Wilks said the Panthers played a strong three quarters of football against the Ravens but…

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