Cam Newton NFL 2016: Facts, Stats, Photos Of The Carolina Panthers Quarterback
Cam Newton, the Carolina Panthers quarterback will be tested at the NFL season opener on Thursday. The match is between the Panthers and Denver Broncos.Advertisement
The Panthers had an epic defeat in the hands of Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50. Newton then unleashed his frustration at the post-match press conference that was unacceptable for a player of his stature.
He was mobbed on Twitter, there was hatred for the player all over the Internet. The 27-year-old born in Atlanta, Georgia seemed to be frustrated.
Cam Newton was reportedly angry with himself for not taking his teammates to that final victory they deserved.
“He was more focused, determined and wilful than I have ever seen him,” said Adrienne Lofton, Under Armour’s senior vice president for global brand management. He was speaking to For The Win, USA Today Sports.
The player features in the Under Armour advertising campaign of the company, which is in charge of marketing the star quarterback. Cam Newton, the American professional football player took his game to a new level in 2015.
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Bill Reiter thinks that Cam Newton has been “unfairly demonized and criticized in the past, going all the way back to Auburn.”
He writes: “And that he has taken the doubters and the weird, unnecessary disdain and turned it into a vibrant game and on-field ferocity speaks volumes about his ability to channel turmoil and make it strength,” cbssports.com reports.
Newton who played college football at Auburn was drafted as the first overall pick by the Panthers in the 2011 NFL Draft, according to a Wikipedia profile. He is the only player currently to be awarded the Heisman Trophy, win a national championship, and become the first overall pick in an NFL draft all within a year.