RT Otah brings strength to Carolina line

Barring a sophomore slump, the Panthers' young tackle will menace opposing defenses

Updated: August 25, 2009, 10:51 AM ET
By Rob Weintraub | Football Outsiders

With the regular season approaching, the Football Outsiders use their unique brand of analysis to break down each of the league's 32 teams. The series continues today with a look at the Carolina Panthers

Season Preview -- Carolina Panthers

The Panthers' young right tackle may make the jump into elite territory, while a certain DE will give opposing O-lines fits -- and we're not talking about Julius Peppers.

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