April is upon us and that means the NFL draft is almost here. There have been numerous mock drafts constructed by experts and amateurs alike who have taken their best guess at which players will end up on certain teams. Some of these predictions have been met with debate as there will always be an argument for a team's biggest need.
The Carolina Panthers' fans have seen their share of mock drafts and many cases have been made as to which position is their biggest priority. While defensive tackle has been the hands down favorite since the end of last season, other positions have popped up as well.
The following is a breakdown of which players will be the Panthers' first-round selection based on the opinions of football experts across the media. There will be an additional slide that presents the opinions of the writers for Bleacher Report.