Opinion: Everyone loves Cam

By: Brent Raines ~Sports Editor~ At his weekly press conference following the Panthers blowout of the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC championship game, Cam Newton was asked why he seems to be a lightning rod for criticism, despite leading Carolina to a 15-1 record and a trip to Super Bowl. He worked his way through an answer before getting to a line that would be the talk of the sports world over the next few days. “I’m an African-American quarterback, that may scare a lot of people because they haven’t seen nothing they can compare me to.” Newton ought to … Continue reading Opinion: Everyone loves Cam