John Lowderman of Blogging Dirty compares the rookie seasons of first-round receivers A.J. Green (Cincinnati) and Julio Jones (Atlanta).
Receiver Harry Douglas is back in the competition to be the team's punt returner, writes Daniel Cox of the team's website.
Check out this in-depth analysis of linebacker James Anderson by Panthers fan Andrew Sweat.
New Orleans Saints
Free agents Curtis Lofton and David Hawthorne have added intense competition to the team's linebacking group, writes Jeff Duncan of the Times-Picayune.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
To return to the postseason, the Bucs need a bounce-back season from quarterback Josh Freeman, writes Pete Prisco of CBSsports.com.