|No. 78 – Carolina Panthers|
|Born:||May 15, 1993|
Morgantown, West Virginia
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||325 lb (147 kg)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2018|
Landon Turner (born May 15, 1993) is an American football guard for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Carolina. His uncle Jim Braxton played professionally for the Bills and Dolphins in the 1970s.
High school career
Turner was a four-year starter at Harrisonburg High School in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He was All-State his junior and senior years, as he paved the way for running back Michael Holmes, who later played at Virginia Tech, to rush for more than 5,000 yards combined in both seasons. In Turner's senior season, he helped Harrisonburg to the VHSL Division 4 state final, where they lost 41–21 to Alex Carter's Briar Woods High School. Turner was named a U.S. Army All-American and Parade All-American following his senior year.
|Name||Hometown||High school / college||Height||Weight||40‡||Commit date|
|Harrisonburg, VA||Harrisonburg HS||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)||308 lb (140 kg)||5.3||Jul 11, 2010|
|Recruiting star ratings: Scout: Rivals: 247Sports: N/A ESPN grade: 80|
|Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 16 Rivals: 16|
After redshirting his first year at North Carolina, Turner saw action in twelve games in 2012. He served as a backup his first eight games, before replacing an injured Brennan Williams at right guard for the final four games of the season. He would remain a starter throughout his four years. In his junior year, he was named 3rd team All-ACC by the media. As a senior, he was named consensus 1st-Team All-ACC and 1st Team All-American by the Associated Press (AP) and won the Jim Parker Trophy.
New Orleans Saints
- "Briar Woods defeats Harrisonburg, 41–21, in the Virginia AA Division 4 final". Washington Post. December 12, 2010.
- Landon Turner has North Carolina feeling good
- UNC's Turner named top lineman in the nation
- "Saints Add 19 Undrafted Free Agents". NewOrleansSaints.com. May 2, 2016. Archived from the original on September 24, 2017. Retrieved June 17, 2017.
- "New Orleans Saints make 37 roster moves". NewOrleansSaints.com. September 2, 2017.
- "New Orleans Saints announce roster moves". NewOrleansSaints.com. September 5, 2017.
- Teope, Herbie (January 16, 2018). "Saints sign 10 players, including De'Vante Harris, to reserve/future contracts". NOLA.com.
- "New Orleans Saints make roster reductions to 53". NewOrleansSaints.com. September 1, 2018.
- "G Landon Turner returns to Saints practice squad". Saints Wire. USA Today. October 24, 2018.
- "Vikings Sign Landon Turner to Practice Squad". Vikings.com. October 30, 2018.
- Gates, Christopher (November 8, 2018). "Vikings bring Roc Thomas back to practice squad, waive Landon Turner". Daily Norseman.
- "Panthers place Graham Gano on injured reserve". Panthers.com. December 19, 2018.
- "Panthers sign 13 players to future contracts". Panthers.com. December 31, 2018.