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Our passing down D-Line

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The return of the Black and Blue, Wreckin' Crew.

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This is indeed a scary front 4

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Lotulelei can play DE.. Imagine that.

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we finally have the mold for a championship defense.

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Yes very dynamic and on paper even better than 2003 Panthers' D line. The main sub back then for passing downs was just to bring in Al Wallace, right?

 

I was going to agree with you but then i watched this..

 

our current roster might be good on paper, but until they put it the results- they are just another good D-line

we haven't even seen our 2 rookie DTs play yet and we a crowning them better than 2003 D-line???

 

we go to the NFCCG and beyond- then we can have a discussion about them being better..

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I think people forget how nasty and dominant our front 4 was in 2003. 

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i would imagine dwan edwards would be in that lineup.

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I think people forget how nasty and dominant our front 4 was in 2003. 

 

 

Very true, but I believe this year's D-Line has the potential to be just as good.

 

The bad news is we could hide the deficiencies more in the secondary b/c the DB's were allowed a lot more contact in 2003 than they will be in 2013.  I remember many receivers that year (Marvin Harrison, Tory Holt, Eagles no-name group) complaining about how rough the Panthers DB's were (and not flagged).  But anyway, it was good coaching b/c it worked.  Ricky Manning Jr, would have never made the impact he did with his playing style into today's game.

 

I personally don't see our secondary today as much worse.  Really, outside of Deon Grant, no secondary player from that team had a lasting impact in the league.  But I think they have the possibility to get exposed a lot more.

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i would imagine dwan edwards would be in that lineup.

 

Wasn't yesterday in pass situational practice.

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I think people forget how nasty and dominant our front 4 was in 2003. 

 

We had the 1st and 2nd best DLinemen in the NFL IMO in Jenkins (1) and Pep (2)

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