Carolina Panthers

Name  Cam Newton
Born  5/11/1989
Height  6-5
Weight  244
College  Auburn
2010 Heisman Trophy, Maxwell Award and Davey O'Brien Award winner...2010 First-Team All-American and 2010 SEC Offensive Player of the Year...Became Auburn's third Heisman Trophy winner (Pat Sullivan and Bo Jackson) after a remarkable junior season in which he amassed 2,854 passing yards and 30 TDs, while rushing for 1,473 yards and an additional 20 scores...Second player in FBS history to total 20 rushing and 20 passing TDs in a single season...First player in SEC history to produce 2,000 passing yards and 1,000 rushing yards in a season...Former Florida Gator who transferred to Blinn College where he led his team to the 2009 NJCAA National Championship...Tremendous athlete, whose best asset is his feet...Makes plays out of the pocket and can break tackles for long gains...Excellent size for the quarterback position...Has an above-average arm with the ability to make all the necessary throws at the next level...Will need to improve on his fundamentals in the pocket in terms of footwork and recognizing and dissecting defensive schemes...Red flags surrounding his past at both Florida and Auburn, with NCAA investigations into improprieties at both schools...Still, one of the most gifted athletes in the draft and should be one of the first QBs taken off the board early on.

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