Scouts Inc. team capsules: Panthers

Carolina returns nearly all its starters from a 12-4 team, but faces a brutal schedule

Originally Published: September 4, 2009
By Gary Horton | Scouts Inc.

After a lot of offseason film study and conversations with NFL coaches and scouts, this is a quick look at each team on offense and defense heading into the regular season. It is a capsule of what philosophy we will likely see on both sides of the ball as well as who is calling the shots. Here: the Carolina Panthers.

Scouts 2009 capsule -- Carolina Panthers

What will the Panthers' approach be this season, and what will it take to make a deep run? You must be an ESPN Insider to find out. Insider