Found October 01, 2012 on Players View:

Cam Newton needs to get it together fast or his story has the potential to mirror that of Vince Young’s or Ryan Leaf’s.

Newton played a great game yesterday against the Atlanta Falcons yet he also let his ego and his antics set him up to fail.

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