Carolina Panthers Are the Perfect Fit for Free Agent Geno Atkins | Beaufort County Now | The Carolina Panthers have plenty of cap space left to take a chance on one or more of the remaining veteran free agents. There is no better fit than Geno Atkins.

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    One of the Carolina Panthers' strengths is their underrated defensive line. They are coming off a season that saw Haason Reddick and Brian Burns establish themselves as solid edge rushers, albeit on different teams. Although neither player is elite as yet, they get enough consistent pressure to perfectly endcap a solid front at Phil Snow's disposal.

    On the interior of the defensive line, the Panthers are expected to start young Derrick Brown and DaQuan Jones. Both players have shown promise but certainly could use another veteran presence behind them to further boost the depth chart.

    Having watched Brown at Auburn and his first year with the Panthers, I am much higher on him long-term than someone like Bravvion Roy, who is probably going to be a rotational piece.

    Both players are headed into their second season and Geno Atkins would be a perfect veteran to bring in not only for his production but as a mentor for Brown and Roy.

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