Scott Fowler: Point: Panthers have to do everything to trade for Deshaun Watson, no matter the cost

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Give Houston the house. This column about why the Carolina Panthers should do practically anything to pry quarterback Deshaun Watson away from the Houston Texans is about 500 words long, but you can boil it down to just those four. Trade Christian McCaffrey to make it happen? Yes. Multiple first-round draft picks, too? Yes. Teddy Bridgewater. Absolutely. Brian Burns? I’d hate to do it, but yes. An elite NFL quarterback who is 25 years old, has roots to your area and is signed to a manageable contract?! That’s Watson, and that’s also the dream of every NFL team. A high-level Q…

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