Originally written September 25, 2012 on 60 Max Power O:
Cam Newton is under fire again because of the way he handles losing and how his disposition affects those around him. I wrote in previous articles that no one wants a good loser around them, but a poor loser is even worse. Newton was recently scolded by teammate Steve Smith for the way he handled last Thursday ugly loss to the Giants. There are reports coming out that Newton has taken steps to remedy how he handles losing and adverse situations. The Charlotte Observer via Chris Mortensen is reporting that Newton has been going to see a “Mind Coach”, aka sports psychologist to help him deal with the heavy expectations he is facing in his second NFL season. Newton himself came out and denied that same report. “I have not hired a sports psychologist,” Newton said. “I have no idea where that came from. I have a strong support system in my teammates, coaches and family. My focus is on improving this week and getting ready to play Atlanta. Panthers coach Ron Rivera chimed ...
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