Cam Newton Apologizes For Comments To Female Reporter

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton apologized Thursday for using words that were “extremely degrading and disrespectful to women” when he responded to a question asked Wednesday by Jourdan Rodrigue, a reporter for The Charlotte Observer, that “it’s funny to hear a female talk about routes.”  Newton has received heavy criticism for the remarks made to Rodrigue during a news conference Wednesday.

Cam Newton apologizes for response to female reporter


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