Found July 24, 2014 on Zone Blitz:
Few off-seasons have been as strange as the one experienced by Carolina Panthers. Coming off a surprise trip to the playoffs, fans watched as virtually the entire WR corps was traded or allowed to leave as free agents. The team is left with TE Greg Olsen and a collection of rookies and free agents that will cobble together Cam Newton’s supporting cast for 2014. The highest expectations, arguably, have been put on 10-year veteran Jerricho Cotchery. Jerricho Cotchery ADP: 170 WR: 67 Buy: Anthony Carolina Panthers fans have every right to be scratching their heads as they try to figure what exactly the front office was doing when jettisoning basically every wide receiver from last year’s team in order to pick up the rag-tag group they brought in. But here’s the thing—is this crop really any worse than the quickly aging Steve Smith, the yawn-inducing Brandon LaFell, and the I-was-good-in-college Ted Ginn Jr? No. It isn’t. And Cam Newton managed 24 touchdown passes with that group. Yes, ...
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