Ron Rivera: Ross Cockrell is getting more reps at free safety b/c of his ability to make plays on the ball. That's been missing at that position since Kurt Coleman's 7-INT season in '15. An improved pass rush would help.
Former Panthers’ safety Kurt Coleman reached agreement early Saturday with the New Orleans Saints, per source. Coleman stays in NFC South at a time when New Orleans is expected to lose free agent safety Kenny Vaccaro.