Bryce Younger had a tricky job of changing into the face of a franchise and making his group a playoff contender when the Carolina Panthers chosen him No. 1 general within the 2023 draft out of Alabama.
Whereas he confirmed indicators of promise, the Panthers struggled.
The group misplaced 11 of its first 12 video games, resulting in the dismissal of head coach Frank Reich throughout his first season.
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Veteran large receiver Adam Thielen, who was additionally enjoying in his first 12 months with the Panthers, stated the previous Alabama standout confirmed indicators of promise and can proceed to develop with the precise personnel round him.
“I believe he grew a ton. I believe he grew as an individual,” Thielen informed Fox Information Digital as he prepares for the Hilton Grand Holidays Match of Champions. “I believe he grew as a participant. I believe his maturity stage actually amped up all year long, and you could possibly see it. I believe he’s acquired a number of instruments, clearly, to be drafted first general. And he’s acquired a number of expertise.
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“I believe he actually discovered lots about himself and adversity and methods to cope with it. I believe it’s solely going to learn him in the long term. When you put the precise individuals round him, from a corporation perspective and gamers, I believe the sky’s the restrict for him, and I’m excited to see what he does.”
Younger completed with 2,877 passing yards and 11 landing passes this season.
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The Panthers’ subsequent coach can be anticipated to develop the younger quarterback into the star he’s anticipated to change into.
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