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Tuesday Tirade: Stick with Clausen

KRUI Sports Director Kif Richmann gives his take on why Carolina should not draft Cam Newton, and it’s not about Newton.

Given time, Clausen could be what the Panthers need at QB. (Image:, feature image from

Last year Carolina threw for the fewest passing yards in the NFL, but that doesn’t mean they should abandon Jimmy Clausen.

They also scored only 7 rushing touchdowns and were in the bottom half of almost every defensive statistical category.

The quarterback play needs improvement, but Cam Newton is not the answer for the Panthers.