Originally posted on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 1/15/13
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn tweeted Tuesday that Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has returned to school to finish his degree.  Newton left Auburn early in 2010, when he became the Carolina Panthers number 1 overall draft pick.Kirk Sampson, who’s a part of the university’s athletic department, told WSFA 12 News that Newton is working toward a degree in sociology. As much as I don't like Cam Newton for being arrogant even when he loses games, I can respect him for this.  Even if his degree is in the worthless subject of sociology.  It's always nice to have something to fall back on.  Hopefully this is a sign that he's growing up a little bit.  Taking responsibility for himself instead of blaming things on other people.  pics via big lead Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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