BY ROD WALKER | Staff writer
On a day when the Carolina Panthers reportedly hired Joe Brady away from LSU to be its offensive coordinator, the franchise also lost one of its key pieces.
Carolina linebacker Luke Kuechly announced in an emotional 3 1/2 minute video on social media on Tuesday night that he is retiring.
"It's never the right time to step away but now is the right time for me," Kuechly said in the video. "It's a tough decision. I've thought about it a lot and I think now is the...