166. Carolina Panthers: OLB Lawrence Wilson, Connecticut – The Panthers were after linebacker depth in the worst way because most of their current players are injury prone and marginally talented. Wilson was an ultra-productive tackle machine throughout his Huskies’ career and was an All Big East selection last year, although he is extremely undersized and could have major issues taking on blockers.
167. Cincinnati Bengals: WR Ryan Whalen, Stanford – Whalen is a former walk-on receiver who has great character and excellent hands. The Bengals like his toughness and determination to go along with the rest of their now very young wide receiving corps.
168. Minnesota Vikings (from Denver/Cleveland): GT DeMarcus Love, Arkansas – The