CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Carolina Panthers signed unrestricted free agent tackle Matt Khalil to a five-year contract, the team announced Friday.
A source told USA TODAY's Tom Pelissero that the Panthers will sign Kalil to a five-year, $55.5 million deal with $25 million guaranteed.
#Panthers will sign left tackle Matt Kalil to a five-year, $55.5 million deal with $25 million guaranteed, source said.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) March 9, 2017
Kalil is the younger brother of Panthers center Ryan Kalil, who has played his entire professional career with the Panthers since being drafted in 2007. The Panthers sent a lighthearted tweet regarding the reunion.
Wanna go do karate in the garage? pic.twitter.com/lBcKtyDO95— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) March 10, 2017