Christian McCaffrey’s set to take a step toward that return on Wednesday. Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said, via Joseph Person of TheAthletic.com, that McCaffrey plans to get on the field at Wednesday’s practice “and see where he is football-wise.”
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Should that go well, the story said, McCaffrey would presumably try to ramp things up as the week goes on in an attempt to get ready to play against the Eagles in Week 5. Hubbard ran 13 times for 57 yards and quarterback Sam Darnold ran for two touchdowns in McCaffrey’s absence on Sunday as the team suffered its first loss of the season.