Today, Cameron Jerrell Newton turns 23 years old. During a highlight filled first NFL season, Newton set new league records for passing yards by a rookie in a game (432) and in a season (4051), as well as for total touchdowns in a season by a rookie (35). Certainly, the only thing that could have thrilled Panther fans more than watching Newton last season was the thought of how many more future Sundays they’ll be enjoying his performances. Here’s a look back at Cam from his stellar rookie season, as originally presented on Hey Rookie, Welcome to the NFL.
How does Cam Newton rate among the NFL’s next generation of QBs?
Get Greg Cosell’s take next week, right here at They Call it Pro Football.