the Panthers’ 2017 hopes will be derailed.

The 2016 Panthers were crushed by injuries, yet still managed to come within a few missed field goals of being 8-8. The 2017 squad brings back a core that went 15-1 in 2015, with the additions of dynamic playmakers Christian McCaffrey and Curtis Samuel. The defense should also be dominant once again with the return of Pro Bowl linebacker Luke Kuechly and the addition of veterans Julius Peppers and Captain Munnerlyn. Second-year cornerbacks James Bradberry and Daryl Worley should also be more acclimated to the NFL and will be even better than they were in their rookie campaigns.

If Cam Newton has any major setbacks from his offseason rotator cuff surgery, the Panthers’ 2017 hopes will be derailed. Derek Anderson is a fine backup quarterback, but he’s not going to lead a team to the Super Bowl. Without Newton being at least 85 percent, the Panthers will find themselves struggling to avoid another top-10 draft pick.

Historically, it has been the Dolphins, and it probably will be that way again once the Tom Brady/Bill Belichick days are over. At this moment, however, it has to be the New England Patriots. That’s just the way it goes when there is a legitimate dynasty in your division. The fact that Belichick was supposed to be the Jets’ coach before he went to Foxborough only adds fuel to the fire.

Burger. It’s easy to laugh at a selection so basic, but it has loyal fans.

It’s tough to think of a team that does a better job of developing Cheap Pittsburgh Penguins Jerseys interior defensive linemen than the Jets. Sione Po’uha, Mike DeVito, Wilkerson, Richardson, Damon Harrison, and Leonard Williams have all grown into players in the last decade. There’s plenty the Jets Cheap Online Jerseys don’t do well, but they know how to take a 300-pound lineman and turn him into a player.

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