A member of the 2007 national champion LSU Tigers, Favorite spent his first NFL season last year splitting time on the practice squads of St. Louis, Kansas City, Seattle and New Orleans. He has yet to appear in an NFL game, and first signed with Carolina in May as an undrafted free agent.
At LSU, Favorite had 17 starts in 40 career games. He's listed at 6-foot-1 and 317 pounds.
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