McCaffrey's name is heating up in draft circles.
The NFL draft will be held April 27-29 in Philadelphia.
McCaffrey would offer a much different style than Fournette to the Panthers, with a skillset ideal for a versatile role that could include heavy third-down involvement because of his prolific receiving skills. Fournette, the bigger and more powerful of the two, spent much of his pro-day efforts Wednesday trying to convince NFL teams that he can be an effective receiver, as well.
Which might be a stronger fit in Carolina's offense? NFL.com analyst Bucky Brooks notes that it's a question any NFL club had better have answered before investing a top-10 selection.