Cockrell may not have a medical license, but his diagnosis was reportedly right on the money. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Cockrell did break his leg. There’s no word at this point regarding how long Cockrell is expected to be out.
The Panthers have not confirmed that, but comments from head coach Ron Rivera and defensive coordinator Eric Washington after practice suggested Cockrell suffered a serious injury.
“He represented the energy, he represented the system,” Washington said. “Our system being the way we want to…