Found June 26, 2012 on Kissing Suzy Kolber:
"Mr. Boogie! Mr. Boogie, over here!" In a recent interview with ESPN Radio 1100, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton dropped a bomb on his fans – his new nickname is Ace Boogie. Of course this has raised the ire of many bros and dudes in the sports world, because Rule Numero Uno in the Encyclopedia Dudetastica is “Thou shalt not give thineself thine own nickname.” You must, the rule contends, wait until a bro dubs you with such a nickname, such as Jizzy Pete or Cockhammer, or in some really lame cases, just add a –y to the end of his last name. But maybe Newton is a progressive. Perhaps he’s a pioneer, paving the way for athletes to cut out the middle men and simply give themselves their own swagadocious names. After all, LeBron James dubbed himself “King” so why can’t Cam be Ace Boogie? One reason, as Shutdown Corner points out, is that a lot of people already go by Ace Boogie. I don’t really care about that, though. I’m a science guy. That’s why, after the jump, I’ve i

Cam Newton turns down opportunity to switch his jersey to No. 2

According to Scott Fowler of the Charlotte Observer, quarterback Jimmy Clausen has decided to change his jersey number from No. 2 to No.7. Last season Cam Newton asked Clausen if he’d allow him to have the No.2, but Clausen turned him down. Now you would think Newton would jump at the opportunity to change his number from No.1 to No.2, since that was his number in college, but...

Ron Jaworski Ranks Cam Newton 15th Best NFL Quarterback

According to former NFL quarterback and current ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski, Carolina Panthers triggerman Cam Newton is an average quarterback with above-average talent. Jaworski, affably known as "Jaws," has been ranking all 32 starting quarterbacks on ESPN's Jaws' QB Countdown as football fans eagerly await the NFL season. Jaworski ranked Newton the 15th best...

Panthers counting on LB corps to anchor defense

If the toughest task confronting Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera and defensive coordinator Sean McDermott in their second season with the club is where to align linebackers Jon Beason and Luke Kuechly, then the 2012 campaign will be a walk in the park after what the two experienced last year. Two games into the 2011 campaign, the two had lost a pair of starting linebackers for...

2012 NFL Season Preview: Carolina Panthers

2012 NFL Season Preview for the Carolina Panthers.
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.