Found October 28, 2012 on Football Nation:
The Panthers are reeling fast at 1-5.  It doesn’t get any easier as they face a pack of hungry Bears looking to feast on Cam Newton and company.Cam Newton is overrated!I didn’t like him at Auburn and I don’t think he is a good NFL quarterback.  Yes, I think he will be a bust, and yes I am an African-American, so you can throw the race card out the window.  The bust comparisons to Vince Young or JaMarcus Russell are correct until Cam Newton proves that he is an elite quarterback. Meanwhile, the Chicago Bears are smoking.  They are coming off a dominating performance Monday night against NFC North rival Detroit.  When you hold “Megatron” Calvin Johnson to only three catches for 34 yards, your defense is elite.  Cam Newton and the Panthers don’t have a prayer.  Cam would have better luck suiting up for Auburn this weekend and facing Texas A&M then to face Lovie’s bunch.  Bold Prediction #1: The Bears D will dine on Panthers for a Sunday afternoon brunch.  It’s no secret, the Bears pl

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