Luke Kuechly Joins Panthers Head Office as New Pro Scout

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - DECEMBER 29: Luke Kuechly #59 of the Carolina Panthers before their game against the New Orleans Saints at Bank of America Stadium on December 29, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Luke Kuechly is back folks, but not as you would think. He will be rejoining the Panthers organization as their new Pro Scout, the Panthers announced on Thursday. Kuechly spoke to Bill Voth of, and stated the following.

“Before I was offered this position, I was considering Broadcasting, and Coaching.” 

Luke Kuechly

According to, he always had a knack for studying and breaking down film for his fellow teammates. Now, he will be taking those analytical talents with him to his new gig. 

The Panthers organization has gone through a number of changes in this offseason. HC Ron Rivera left, Luke retired, and Cam Newton left. This new hiring gives the fans something to smile about and gives them someone to trust. 

He played seven seasons in the NFL, making the Pro Bowl every year. He also collected DROY and DPOY awards. Kuechly wants to stay close to the game he loves even after retirement, as he loves the sport that much.