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Pick-by-pick projections: The Carolina Panthers’ 2013 NFL draft…

Pick-by-pick projections: The Carolina Panthers’ 2013 NFL draft selections

charlotteobserver.com Updated Apr 24, 2013
NFL reporters Joseph Person and Jonathan Jones offer projections for the Carolina Panthers? five picks in this week?s NFL draft.Click to Continue »
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  • 2013 NFL draft: Charlotte Observer's top players by position

    2013 NFL draft: Charlotte Observer's top players by position

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    A recap of how the Charlotte Observer ranks the top players at each position in the 2013 NFL draft.Click to Continue »
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  • Pro Football Writers of America mock NFL draft

    Pro Football Writers of America mock NFL draft

    The Pro Football Writers of America held a mock draft Tuesday that shook out pretty well for the Carolina Panthers.Click to Continue »
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  • 2013 NFL draft: The Top 100 players available

    2013 NFL draft: The Top 100 players available

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    The Observer’s list of the top 100 players available in the NFL draft.Click to Continue »
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  • 2013 NFL draft: Where players from N.C. colleges might go

    2013 NFL draft: Where players from N.C. colleges might go

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    Scanning multiple mock drafts to size up where UNC, NC State, Duke, Wake Forest, Elon and Appalachian State players might be taken in the 2013 NFL draft.Click to Continue »
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  • 2013 NFL draft: The unlikely rise of UNC guard Jonathan Cooper

    2013 NFL draft: The unlikely rise of UNC guard Jonathan Cooper

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    UNC guard Jonathan Cooper was too heavy to play Pop Warner football. Very few college teams were interested in him in high school. Thursday night, the All-American is expected to…Click to Continue »
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  • UNC football: Gio Bernard’s NFL draft goal ‘go as early as poss…

    UNC football: Gio Bernard’s NFL draft goal ‘go as early as possible’

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    Most draft experts think UNC running back Giovani Bernard will be taken in the second or third round.Click to Continue »
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  • Observer’s top specialists in the 2013 NFL draft

    Observer’s top specialists in the 2013 NFL draft

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    Carolina used a sixth-round pick last year on punter Brad Nortman, who had an up-and-down rookie season. The Panthers will stick with Nortman, but want to see more consistency. The…Click to Continue »
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  • Top linebackers in the 2013 NFL Draft

    Top linebackers in the 2013 NFL Draft

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    This should be a strength for Carolina, provided Thomas Davis and Jon Beason stay healthy. The Panthers signed former Giants LB Chase Blackburn as an insurance policy in the event…Click to Continue »
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  • Ranking the needs: Defensive backs

    Ranking the needs: Defensive backs

    ESPN.com Apr 24, 2013
    We conclude our pre-draft rankings of position-group needs with the defensive backs. Remember, the earlier the ranking, the greater the need. Carolina Panthers: General manager Dave Gettleman has assembled a group of guys that could be decent second or …
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  • Charlotte leaders in February believed Panthers were looking in…

    Charlotte leaders in February believed Panthers were looking into 2013 sale

    charlotteobserver.com Apr 24, 2013
    As Charlotte City Council debated whether to give the Carolina Panthers money for stadium renovations, the city attorney believed the team might be sold and moved if members turned the…Click to Continue »
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Sports Columnists

  • Clayton: Thrill of skill positions will wait in draft

    Apr 24
    Tackles and guards will take precedence over skill positions early in the draft, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: My 2013 Mock Draft

    Apr 24
    I say it every year, but this time I really mean it: There'll be a mad dash to trade down from the top. There's no Andrew Luck superstar to froth over, but there's good depth from 10 to 50. Here's how Round 1 will play out. (Editor's Note: NFL Draft Liv…