No. Stop asking. The Carolina Panthers should not sign Tim Tebow or even try to sign Tim Tebow. They can't afford him and they don't need a special-occasion quarterback. Tebow's role likely will be running a wishbone-like offense. The Panthers don't need help with that.
Also, the Panthers don't have to draft a defensive player. They need more help on defense than on offense. But if they can get a potentially great offensive player, they should grab him.
So many fans have rules. When I wrote last year that the Panthers should draft Cam Newton, I violated your rules, and you slayed me,
When I wrote that the Panthers would draft Cam Newton, you slayed me and the Panthers.
The rule some of you invoked was: Always draft defense was one of them.
Here's the only rule: If you can make your team better by taking X, take X. And if he plays offense, that's OK.