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Carolina Panthers sign former Coastal Carolina University football player after rookie tryout camp

Jamie Childers makes the Carolina Panthers' roster after rookie mini-camp. (Source: Facebook). Jamie Childers makes the Carolina Panthers' roster after rookie mini-camp. (Source: Facebook).

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A former Coastal Carolina University football player made the Carolina Panthers' roster after a rookie mini-camp.

26-year-old Jamie Childers of Mount Pleasant, SC is one of five players who were signed after participating in tryouts on May 8-9. The 6-foot-4 inch tall, 250 pound athlete is listed on The Panthers' roster as a tight end.

Childers was among 35 players who were invited to tryout during the mini-camp, according to officials.

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