Clear your schedule, Christian McCaffrey, because it’s a safe bet you’ll be receiving a “random” drug test very soon.
The third-year Panthers running back appears to be bulking up a bit after coming up just 35 yards short of 2,000 total yards on 326 total touches last season. Run CMC has always been a beast, but it has typically been his speed that has killed opponents, not his brute force.
After playing at roughly 205 pounds last season, it will be interesting to see what he’s weighed at heading into this season. If this picture has any indication of what is to come, it looks like Cam Newton may be handing the ball off on the goal line a bit more often.