Cam Newton

Biography By: Parrish Hadley

Early Life

Cameron newton was born May 11, 1989. Cam Newton attended West lake high school in Atlanta Georgia where he played for the West lake Lions. As a 16-year-old junior, he passed for 2,500 yrds and 23 tds and ran for 638 yrds and 9 tds, getting the attention of major college programs.
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College years

Newton initially attended the University of Florida, where he was a member of the Florida gators team in 2007 and 2008. Newton was arrested for the theft of a laptop from another student. He was also suspended from the team after the laptop was found in his possession.

NFL Years

At the 2011 draft Cam Newton was drafted to the Carolina panthers as a first round draft pick. Being a first round pick came with a lot of responsibilities, his coach told him he had to stayed groomed and no piercings or tattoos and if he had them they would have to be covered but some fans thought his coach was racist. When his rookie year started they Carolina panthers offered him 22 million a year guaranteed. Now in his 2015 career as a starting Quarterback for the Carolina Panthers still making 22 million

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