Panthers quarterback Cam Newton jokes around prior to a Sept. 2011 game against the Cardinals. Newton, the No. 1 overall pick last year, led the Panthers to a 6-10 record in his first season. Carolina should be improved next season with the addition of wide receiver Joe Adams and cornerback Josh Norman, who were both drafted over the weekend. SI’s Chris Burke gave the Panthers a grade of A- for their draft. Find out the grades for every team below. (John W. McDonough/SI)
BURKE: Handing out 2012 draft grades for every teamPAULINE: Steals, reaches from the 2012 NFL DraftKING: Biggest first-round stunner and more thoughtsGALLERY: Cam Newton’s Road To Stardom

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton jokes around prior to a Sept. 2011 game against the Cardinals. Newton, the No. 1 overall pick last year, led the Panthers to a 6-10 record in his first season. Carolina should be improved next season with the addition of wide receiver Joe Adams and cornerback Josh Norman, who were both drafted over the weekend. SI’s Chris Burke gave the Panthers a grade of A- for their draft. Find out the grades for every team below. (John W. McDonough/SI)

BURKE: Handing out 2012 draft grades for every team
PAULINE: Steals, reaches from the 2012 NFL Draft
KING: Biggest first-round stunner and more thoughts
GALLERY: Cam Newton’s Road To Stardom