The Carolina Panthers recently gave security Eric Reid a a few-yr contract extension, at last solidifying an financial commitment in the placement with a player in his key. Backup Damian Parms has also been re-signed for the 2019 year. On the other hand, veteran Mike Adams has been explained to that he won’t be brought back again and will be authorized to grow to be a free agent in a pair months.
Changing Adams with a probable extended-time period starter at security is something the Panthers ought to assume extended and difficult about for this future NFL draft. In a new four-round mock by Luke Easterling at Draft Wire, Carolina does just that by choosing Florida’s Chauncey Gardner-Johnson with their 2nd-round decide on (No. 47 overall).
A person issue Gardner-Johnson (6-foot, 208 kilos) would carry to the table is ball competencies: he posted nine interceptions and 12 pass breakups in a few many years at college or university. He’s also tallied a high number of tackles for a decline for a security, with 15 in his past two seasons.
Let’s get a look at the tape.
If he’s there at No. 47, the Panthers could certainly do a ton worse.