Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 12/24/11
-- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is rolling like few rookie quarterbacks we've ever seen, but at least two of his teammates would like it if Newton made a slight attitude adjustment. Offensive linemen Ryan Kalil and Jordan Gross recently told Newton that his habit of putting a towel over his head after a bad series could be interpreted the wrong way. "They always get on me — I have a bad tendency of showing my emotions on my face. I have to change it, and I'm trying to change it. But those guys constantly stay in my ear, saying, 'You've got to be that same leader from the first quarter to the last quarter.'" Newton told Joseph Person of the Chicago Observer. "It made me mindful it can be somewhat of a detrimental conduct to the team. If you're mad. If you're ticked off. Not saying that everybody else is not feeling the same way you (are). But at the quarterback position, you have to stay even-keeled." Just part of the growth process for a guy who looks more and more like...
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