Brian Burns signs rookie contract

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The first-round pick has signed just before his first training camp.

Edge rusher Brian Burns put pen to paper Wednesday morning after arriving at Wofford College.

Selected 16th overall in April's draft, Burns was an All-American out of Florida State who ranked eighth in the NCAA in sacks in 2018. His career sack total of 24.0 ranks fifth in Florida State history, while he also ranks eighth on FSU's all‐time career tackles for loss list with 39.5.

All of Carolina's draft picks have now signed their rookie contracts. The Panthers training camp opens tomorrow evening with the first practice at 6:30 p.m.

View photos of Panthers players arriving at Wofford College for 2019 training camp.

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