Nov 10, · Auburn's Cam Newton pay for play scandal in which he was caught cheating at Florida and has admitted with his father Cecil, that he took money to go to Auburn over Mississippi StateAuthor: Newsone Staff. Cam Newton no longer plays college football. He left Auburn University after to pursue a career in the National Football League and was drafted in the NFL Draft by the Carolina Panthers. Cameron Jerrell “Cam” Newton was born on May 11, , in Atlanta, Georgia. The second of three boys, Newton hailed from a home in which athletics and hard work were a central part of growing up. Nov 05, · Auburn kept quarterback Cam Newton eligible by successfully arguing to the NCAA that a former Mississippi State player did not act as an agent during his recruitment by that school. Jan 25, · Cam Newton had no business playing on the junior college level; he was a five-star recruit that had played two seasons at Florida behind Tim Tebow before he .
Newton led the Carolina Panthers to the first back-to-back division titles in the NFC South since the formation of the division and became the first quarterback since Michael Vick and Randall Cunningham as the only quarterbacks in NFL history with four seasons with at least rushing yards. Yahoo Sports. Berry Carlson Carlson Mann. In his senior year, Newton was rated a five-star prospect by Rivals. He played college football at Florida and Auburn. I thank God every single day. He passed for yards with three passing touchdowns and ran for another. Black And Blue Review.
Archived from the original on November 10, By halftime of the game against Georgia , Newton became the first SEC player to ever throw for 2, yards and rush for 1, yards in a single season. Jones Hicks A. Atlanta Business Chronicle. The following spring, according to another report, he was facing possible academic expulsion after getting caught cheating three times. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Cam Newton.
Retrieved October 5, Sullivan Walls Gargis Trotman J. He became the first NFL quarterback to throw for yards in his first game , shattering Peyton Manning 's first-game record by yards. CBS Sports. Retrieved January 1, Newton spoke calmly, even smiling occasionally as he handled the question.