A Quiet Star

Rookie Star Lotulelei is one of the quiet "stars" of the Panthers excellent defense. The Panthers are now ranked 2nd in the league in fewest points allowed at 13.6 ppg and 3rd in yards at 299 per contest.

Lotulelei was the Panthers first round pick out of Utah, the 14th pick overall. Along with fellow rookie Kaywan Short, they have shored up what had previously been an area of deficiency in the middle of the Panthers defensive line.  You can hear my conversation with Star on this blog.

The Panthers have their only home game in the month of October this Sunday as they host the St. Louis Rams.  Join us for the Stadium Show at 10 am and kickoff just after 1 pm on WBT.


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