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Tagged: Cam Newton (170 Results)


Darnold to start for Panthers vs. Saints

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Wednesday that SAM DARNOLD will start at quarterback in Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints. With Darnold getting the start, veteran quarterbackMore CAM NEWTON returns to the bench for the Panthers. Newton and Darnold have both struggled this season, so fantasy owners likely have better options anyway. Less

Source: Charlotte Observer


Newton to start for Panthers, but Darnold to play too

As if real football wasn’t challenging enough for the Carolina Panthers, head coach Matt Rhule decided to also make our little game complicated this week. Rhule said on Wednesday that CAMMore NEWTON will start Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers “and have a major role”, before adding that fellow quarterback SAM DARNOLD will also play at some point. Darnold has been out since going on injured reserve with a shoulder injury back in Week #10. Less

Source: Team Website

Factoid: Cam Newton

Tough day for Cam Newton and the Panthers. They had the surprising 34-10 win at Arizona, but now it’s clear there are still major flaws with this offense.  more »



Panthers QB Newton looks like old self, Heinicke pretty good too

Carolina Panthers quarterback CAM NEWTON looked very much like the player the team drafted with the top overall pick just over ten years ago in Sunday’s game against the Washington FootballMore Team. Newton had 3 total touchdowns, with two passing and one rushing. Interestingly, former Panthers and current WFT quarterback TAYLOR HEINICKE matched Newton with 3 touchdowns of his own while also getting the win. Less

Source: Team Website

Podcast: November 19 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview Week 11 of the NFL regular season. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly and RotoWire.  more »


Podcast: November 18 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 10 of the NFL regular season and look ahead to tonight's Patriots-Falcons game. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »



Panthers “trending” toward starting QB Newton vs. WFT

Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule said on Wednesday that the team is preparing quarterbacks CAM NEWTON and P.J. WALKER to play against the Washington Football Team on Sunday. Rhule added,More however, that Newton is “trending” toward getting the starting nod. An official announcement is expected later this week, with Newton likely to be under center against the Football Team. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Podcast: November 16 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire after Week 10 of the NFL regular season, and an evil genius plots his way through #SUPPLYbyDEMAND. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.  more »



Panthers QB Newton returns with 2 touchdowns in 2 plays

Veteran quarterback CAM NEWTON returned to the Carolina Panthers for Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals and his debut could not have gone better. Newton had 2 touchdowns in his firstMore two plays of the game, rushing for one on his first snap and throwing for another on his second snap. P.J. WALKER started for the Panthers but did not account for any touchdowns and his starting gig may be short lived with Newton now in town. Less

Source: Team Blog

Around the NFL: Cam Newton

Cam Newton is headed back to Carolina, and for more than you might expect. He’ll make $4.5 million guaranteed for the remaining half season, with another $5.5 million available in incentives.  more »



QB Newton returns to Carolina Panthers

The Carolina Panthers agreed to terms on Thursday with free agent quarterback CAM NEWTON. The 32-year-old Newton returns to the team that made him the top overall pick in the 2011More NFL Draft. With starter SAM DARNOLD out four to six weeks with a shoulder injury, it could be only a matter of time before Newton takes over the starting gig. Fellow quarterback P.J. WALKER is expected to start on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. Less

Source: Team Website

Podcast: September 1 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff close out their preseason tour with AFC West and NFC North previews. They like to hang out together in that way. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »


Patriots release Cam Newton, Jones era begins

The New England Patriots released veteran quarterback CAM NEWTON on Tuesday as the MAC JONES era officially begins to start the 2021 season. Newton started all three preseason games and tookMore first team reps in practice throughout camp, but Jones showed consistent improvement over the course of his first NFL summer. Jones, the 15th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, will now start for the Patriots against the Miami Dolphins in Week #1. Less

Source: New England Sports Network

Around the NFL: Green light for Jones

The Patriots uncorked the first big move of the roster cutdowns, releasing Cam Newton. Mac Jones played well enough in the preseason that it was pretty clear he’d be taking over sooner rather than later, but now Jones can be evaluated on equal footing with the other quarterbacks. Barring injury, he’ll play 17 games.  more »


COVID impacts: COVID-risk players

If a player is unvaccinated, it reduces his value for fantasy purposes. Not by much, but such players are more likely to be sidelined at some point for a violation of the league’s COVID protocols. It makes sense, therefore, to slot unvaccinated players behind comparable players who come without that additional risk.  more »


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