Analyzing Carolina’s First Day: Did They Fill Their Needs?


Published: April 26, 2009


... with it, many surprise picks have been set in stone.

But I'll leave all the pick-by-pick analysis to the people who actually know all the players (or at least pretend that they do).

Instead, I'll focus on my beloved Panthers and their two picks on this fateful first day.

Let's start off with the first one that they got, defensive end Everette Brown out of FSU at No. 43.

Not a bad pickup, indeed, it might be a very good one in the long run. Considered by many to be a first-rounder, it was a surprise to many that he fell so low.

Indeed, it may make you wonder that teams forgot about him.

But apparantly not to the Panthers, whose careful watch on this kid made them pick him up, even trading up to do so, giving up next year's first-rounder to San Francisco for their second- and fourth-round pick.

At the FSU Pro Day in the past few weeks, the Panthers were one of only a few teams that sent their head coach to take a look at their stock. Ap...

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