Fernando Velasco

Carolina Panthers #69 - Guard

  • Born: 02/22/85
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 310
  • Seasons: 5

Velasco signs with Panthers

He started 12 games for the Steelers in 2014, replacing injured Maurkice Pouncey, before tearing an Achilles in Week 14.

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Steelers place Velasco on IR, cut Van Dyke

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Steelers place Fernando Velasco on injured reserve

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Key matchups: Velasco vs. Taylor


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