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Panthers QB Matt Corral posts cryptic IG post after Bryce Young selection

Bryce Young walking up to get his Panthers jersey as No. 1 pick in 2023 NFL Draft.
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Could the Carolina Panthers lose a quarterback after the NFL Draft?

Matt Corral, a former Southeastern Conference alum, did not appear to be happy with the team’s selection of Bryce Young as the No. 1 overall pick last week. Corral, an Ole Miss alum, was taken in the third round of the 2022 draft.

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The 6-foot-2, 220-pounder missed his rookie season because of a lisfranc injury in a preseason game against the New England Patriots and got put on injured reserve. Corral shared a cryptic post to his Instagram after watching the Panthers take Young.

Young, a Heisman Trophy winner for Alabama in 2021, is the first No. 1 overall selection for the Crimson Tide in the common draft era since Joe Namath in 1965. Carolina is excited about the future of its franchise with him, but we will see what happens to Corral.

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Stephen M. Smith is the managing editor and senior writer for Touchdown Alabama Magazine.  You can “like” him on Facebook or “follow” him on Twitter, via @CoachingMSmith.

Stephen Smith is a 2015 graduate of the University of Alabama. He is a senior writer and reporter for Touchdown Alabama Magazine. He has covered Alabama football for 10+ years and his knowledge and coverage of the Crimson Tide's program have made him among the most respected journalist in his field. Smith has been featured on ESPN and several other marquee outlets as an analyst.

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