Kuechly returns to practice

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Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly returned to practice Tuesday for the first time in full pads and a helmet since suffering a concussion.

Kuechly has missed three games since being injured during the team's season opener in Jacksonville. He is expected to play Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks, NFL.com published Tuesday.

"Luke picked up right where he left off," Coach Ron Rivera said Tuesday.

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