» This is the first season where Jonathan Stewart enters as the clear starter, with no injury concerns. It would be wild if he finally made the leap after seven NFL campaigns. He has top-10 running back talent if he stayed healthy.
» Shaq Thompson was drafted to replace Thomas Davis, but there's no reason they can't play together this season. Carolina's front seven has a chance to be nasty. Kawann Short and Star Lotulelei are breakout candidates in year three. We picked Kony Ealy as a starter because of his pass rush skills, but Wes Horton and Mario Addison will be in the mix.
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