Found May 03, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
The Carolina Panthers were one of the National Football League‘s big surprise teams during the 2011 season, but entering this year, all eyes will be on them. Rookie of the Year quarterback Cam Newton proved to be well worth the number one pick in the draft last year, but the Cats may have even topped themselves this year. First round pick (overall No. 9) Luke Kuechly (left and below) of Boston College had three outstanding seasons in the ACC. He was one of the most prolific tacklers in major college football history. NFL analyst Mike Mayock said, “I call him Clark Kent, and he can turn into Superman on Saturdays and Sundays. He’s one of the cleanest players in this draft. His instincts and his pass-coverage ability might be the best of any linebacker I’ve seen come out of the draft.” ESPN analyst and two-time All-Pro linebacker Tedy Bruschi loved the first round selection. “He’s smart. He’s instinctive. This guy is going to be a star.” Carolina general manager Marty Hurney’s draft s...
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