According to a report by Adam Schefter at ESPN, the Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with former Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown. He is the first first-round pick in this class to agree to terms. Schefter says the deal is worth $23.621 million over four years and is fully guaranteed.

Brown was chosen by Carolina at No. 7 overall in the 2020 NFL draft. He was the first interior defensive lineman taken.