View photos of NC State offensive tackle Ickey Ekwonu, drafted by Carolina in the first round of the 2022 Draft.
Inside the Draft Room: Pieces fell into place
A deep look at the small moments and the year-long process that led the Panthers to Ikem Ekwonu and Matt Corral, among others.
Ikem Ekwonu: Always striking the right note
The new Panthers' tackle grew up with a variety of interests, but always the full support of his family.
Panthers agree to terms with 2022 undrafted free agents
Carolina added 13 players after Saturday's final round ended.
Social media reacts to Saturday's draft picks
See what players, schools and the media posted about Saturday's haul.
Final Grades: Panthers 2022 draft class
Read how different media outlets graded Saturday's picks and the team's draft class as a whole.
Panthers 2022 draft wrap: Impact and traits
They were able to fill two critical holes, and then spent Saturday picking players with speed.
NFL Draft Day 3 transcripts
Read what Matt Rhule, Scott Fitterer and all of the Saturday picks had to say.
Full list of Panthers draft picks for 2022
Read about all six of Carolina's draft picks in 2022, starting with Ickey Ekwonu in the first round.
Panthers select cornerback Kalon Barnes out of Baylor
Barnes ran a 4.23 40 at the combine, the fastest by any defender since 2003.
Panthers select offensive lineman Cade Mays in sixth round
Mays earned All-SEC honors in 2021 after giving up just one sack.
Panthers select defensive end Amaré Barno in sixth round
Barno ran the fastest 40 by a defensive lineman since 2003.