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Former Hawkeye Wegher scores twice for Carolina

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Former Hawkeye running back Brandon Wegher showed some NFL promise on Saturday scoring 2 second half touchdowns in Carolina's preseason game against Miami.

Wegher has scored three times in the pre-season as he appears to be competing for the final running back spot on the Panthers' final 53-man roster.

The undrafted free agent spent his freshman year at Iowa where he scored 8 touchdowns, but after finding problems off the field, ended up finishing his college career at Morningside, an NAIA school.

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