Monday, May 7, 2012
NFC South links: Amini Silatolu's journey
By ESPN.com staff
Team owner Arthur Blank offered words of wisdom Sunday while giving the commencement address at Auburn University.
Joseph Person chronicles Carolina Panthers second-round pick Amini Silatolu's round-about journey to the NFL.
Quarterback Cam Newton is putting down even more roots in Charlotte -- buying a $1.6 million luxury condo in the city. Here are some pictures of Newton's new pad.
New Orleans Saints
The Times-Picayune's Mike Triplett argues that both the team and the NFL could be right in the Saints' bounty scandal.
Meanwhile, Peter Finney of the Times-Picayune advises New Orleans fans to move past the scandal.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Buccaneers have signed former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson. Speculation and rumors abounded when Jefferson tried out at Tampa Bay's rookie camp.
Jefferson wasn't the only signee out of rookie camp as Tampa Bay signed former Bucs cornerback Derrick Roberson and former Carolina defensive end Hilee Taylor.
Rookie running back Michael Smith hopes to land a spot on the Bucs' roster.