While sports are on hold and the newest Carolina Panthers rookies just received their first uniform numbers, it got me thinking about who the best Panthers player was to wear each jersey number in franchise history?
At least one player has worn every number 1-99 while no players have ever worn No. 0 or 00.
Here are all 99.
1: Cam Newton
Newton is the most polarizing player in Panthers history and he is also the only Carolina player to ever wear No. 1. The former league MVP is the greatest quarterback in team history.
2: Jimmy Clausen
As you can tell, not many players have worn No. 2 for Carolina. In fact, only quarterback Dameyune Craig wore No. 2 aside from Clausen.
Punter Michael Palardy just switched his jersey from No. 5 to 2, so one good year will have him leapfrog Clausen.
3: Derek Anderson
The No. 3 has been mainly worn by backup quarterbacks in Panthers history and Anderson beats out Matt…