Cam Newton Signs With New England Patriots
Cam is headed up north. The former NFL MVP has signed a 1 – year deal with the New England Patriots according to ESPN.
The deal is reportedly worth up to $7.5 million dollars.
Newton was the #1 overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, and led his former team, the Carolina Panthers to three straight NFC South titles from 2013-2015 including the Superbowl appearance at the close of the 2015 season.
Newton struggled over the past two seasons, missing a total of 16 regular season games due to a foot injury.
The deal comes after Tom Brady recently left New England and signed a 1-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Newton, Brian Hoyer and Jarrett Stidham are expected to be the quarterbacks at the beginning of training camp.