Forward To The Future 2018: Cornerback

Teddy Williams / Outside Cornerback Depth While there is only one contract concern for the Panthers in this group in the 2018 off-season with the 28 year old Teddy Williams, who is entering the final year of his contract in 2017. With 2016 draft picks Daryl Worley, and James Bradberry entering their second seasons in…

Forward To The Future 2018: Quarterback

Derek Anderson The 33 year old back up quarterback heads into the 2017 season on his final year of his contract with no indications of it being extended at this time. Since coming to Carolina, Anderson has been one of the NFL’s top back up quarterback options. Stepping in several times for the former MVP,…

Forward To The Future 2018: Defensive Tackle

  Star Lotulelei The 27 year old defensive tackle comes into 2017 on the final year of his contract after the Panthers used his 5th year option to retain him for another season. Since being drafted in 2013 Lotulelei has been a quiet factor on the defensive line. Doing a lot of the dirty work…

Forward To The Future 2018: Defensive End

Charles Johnson The 30 year old defensive end enters to the 2017 season after receiving a 2 year extension with the Panthers running through 2018. While Johnson’s production has started slipping over the last few years, he has proved a valuable asset in the defensive end rotation as a leader on the defensive line. Despite…

Forward To The Future 2018: Center

Ryan Kalil The 32 year old five time Pro Bowl center is entering the final two years of his contract with the Panthers in 2017, and 2018. Kalil has been the linchpin to the offense for years, and one of the most reliable Panthers on the roster. The Panthers spent free agency in 2017 to…

Forward To The Future 2018: Wide Receiver

Kelvin Benjamin The 26 year old wide receiver is entering his 3rd full healthy season in the NFL (4th season in total). To say that his career hasn’t been surrounded by scrutiny to this point would be an understatement. With questions surrounding his weight since before the draft in 2014, in 2015, and now in…