Cam Newton is set to be a first-time free agent, with the Panthers choosing to release him and move forward with Teddy Bridgewater. Newton checked off a key box in his effort to secure a starting job elsewhere recently.
The former MVP took a physical on Monday in Atlanta and passed, Adam Schefter of ESPN.com , adding that Newton’s injured foot and shoulder “checked out well.” The Panthers and Newton’s agency co-coordinated the physical, Schefter adds.
nb游戏平台Newton passing a physical is certainly notable news as he gears up to land another gig. Teams are not, however, allowed to visit with players nor can their medical staffs examine free agents.
nb游戏平台That may make the 30-year-old quarterback wait a bit. It was also reported a few weeks ago Newton is a , so it will be interesting to see how he progresses and whether that progress will produce a near-future agreement for the accomplished quarterback to resume his career.
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