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NFC South Standings

Team Div Overall
2-1-0 5-6-0
1-3-0 5-8-0
3-1-0 4-8-0
1-2-0 4-8-0

2022 Defensive

Total Tackles
Forced Fumbles
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
Regular Season 6 0.0 0 0 0

Top Daviyon Nixon News

  • Panthers' Daviyon Nixon: Full practice Friday

    Nixon (illness) was a full participant at practice Friday and will be ready to play Sunday against the Falcons.

    After dealing with an illness to begin the week, Nixon was able to log a full practice Friday, clearing any sort of concern surrounding his availability for Week 8. Nixon has produced two tackles while logging 38 defensive snaps over four games this season.

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  • Panthers' Daviyon Nixon: Joins Panthers

    Carolina signed Nixon to the 53-man roster Tuesday, David Newton of reports.

    The 2021 fifth-round pick began the season on Carolina's practice squad. He played 14 percent of defensive snaps during Week 3's win over the Saints, in which he recorded one assisted tackle.

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  • Daviyon Nixon: Returns to Panthers' practice squad

    Nixon was signed to the Panthers' practice squad Tuesday, Darin Gantt of the team's official site reports.

    Nixon was waived by the team Monday, after he recorded three tackles across 68 snaps throughout Carolina's three preseason games. He'll now serve as an emergency option for the Panthers' defensive line should the team undergo injuries on the front.

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  • Daviyon Nixon: Waived by Carolina

    The Panthers waived Nixon on Monday, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.

    Nixon, a 2021 fifth-round pick, appeared in seven games for the Panthers as a rookie, totaling nine tackles and a half-sack across 77 defensive snaps. He initially made the team's 53-man roster but has been let go in favor of veteran defensive end Henry Anderson.

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  • Panthers' Daviyon Nixon: Cleared for camp

    Nixon (knee) is active at camp this week, Augusta Stone of the Panthers' official site reports.

    Nixon suffered a season-ending knee injury during practice last October, which limited him to seven games in his rookie year. Now healthy, Nixon will use training camp to earn a bigger role on the Panthers defensive line, as he was limited to just 77 snaps last season.

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  • Panthers' Daviyon Nixon: Back from COVID list, still on IR

    Nixon (knee) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday and reverted to injured reserve, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

    The defensive tackle tested positive for COVID-19 on Dec. 28, forcing him to be away from the team for over a week. Nixon was moved back to IR on Thursday, allowing him to continue rehabbing his knee injury that ended his 2021 season.

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  • Panthers' Daviyon Nixon: Placed on COVID-19 list

    Nixon (knee) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday, Darrin Gantt of the Panthers' official site reports, and he tested positive for the virus, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Network.

    Nixon has been on injured reserve since Oct. 28 with a knee injury. His move to the COVID list will temporarily derail his return from injury.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 305 lbs
Birthplace: Kenosha, WI
Age: 23
School: Iowa
Experience: 2