Let it Snow: Panthers haul in an all-defensive draft for their new DC.

By John Ellis

According to NFL Research, the Carolina Panthers are the first team in league history to use all seven drafts picks on defenders.

New Panthers defensive coordinator Phil Snow, who spent time with head coach Matt Rhule at both Temple and Baylor, is the beneficiary of two new interior DL (Derrick Brown, Bravvion Roy), a pair of safeties (Jeremy Chinn, Kenny Robinson), two new corners (Stan Thomas-Oliver, Troy Pride) and an EDGE (Yetur Gross-Matos).

Here is a pick-by-pick look at your newest Carolina Panthers:


Derrick Brown. DT, Auburn

Yetur Gross-Matos: EDGE, Penn State

Jeremy Chinn: S, Southern Illinois

Troy Pride, Jr.: CB, Notre Dame

Kenny Robinson: S, West Virginia

Bravvion Roy: NT, Baylor

Stan Thomas-Oliver: CB, FIU