Cam Newton Biography

Cam Newton

Quick Facts Of Cam Newton

Celebrated Name Cam Newton
Age 30 Years
Nick Name Newton
Birth Name Cam Newton
Birth Date 1989-05-11
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation USA
Place Of Birth Atlanta
Nationality American
Father Jackie
Mother Cecil
Brothers Cecil
Ethnicity African-American
High School Westlake High School
College / University Auburn University, University of Florida, and Blinn College
Height 1.96 m
Weight 111 Kg
Body Measurement Will Add Soon
Salary $20,760,000
Net Worth $6 Million
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Kia Proctor
Children 2

Cameron Jerrell Newton famed as Cam Newton is an American football quarterback for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). Previously, he played college football at Auburn. Later, he was drafted as the first overall pick by the Panthers in the 2011 NFL Draft. In 2015, Newton became the first quarterback in NFL history to throw for at least 30 touchdowns and rush for 10 in the same season (35 passing, 10 rushings). Overall, he is a very talented footballer. 

Panthers' Cam Newton remains in a walking boot, gets treatment

Panthers coach Ron Rivera says he expects injured quarterback Cam Newton to return to practice "pretty soon," without giving a timetable. Rivera remains "cautiously optimistic" that Newton, who remains in a walking boot, will be ready for the Sept. 8 regular-season opener against the Los Angeles Rams. Newton sustained a left mid-foot sprain in Carolina's 10-3 loss to New England on Thursday night. Rivera expressed relief the injury wasn't worse, saying "very much so-he's our starting quarterback." Newton was inside the stadium receiving medical treatment while the team practiced on Saturday. Rivera says trainers want Newton to stay off the foot and keep it elevated as much as possible. Newton hasn't spoken to the media since the injury. 

Early Life of Cam Newton

Newton was born on 11th May 1989 in Atlanta, Georgia as the son of Jackie and Cecil Newton Sr. His younger brother of Cecil Newton, Jr., a center who most recently played for the Baltimore Ravens. He became interested in the world of football since his childhood years. He is of American nationality. He belongs to an African-American ethnic background. He attended Westlake High School, Auburn University, University of Florida, and Blinn College. At the  University of Florida, he was a member of the Florida Gators football team in 2007 and 2008. He played in five games, passing for 40 yards on 5-of-10 and rushing 16 times for 103 yards and three touchdowns. In Blinn college, he led his team to the 2009 NJCAA National Football Championship. Similarly, at Auburn University, he led Auburn to a 52-3 victory over Louisiana-Monroe on October 2, 2010. He celebrated his 30th birthday as of 2019.

Body Measurements of Cam Newton

Newton has a height of 1.96m. Additionally, he weighs 111 kg. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is black. His other body measurements will be added soon. Overall, he has got a healthy body. 

Career of Cam Newton

  • Cam Newton signed a four-year contract, worth over $22 million with the Carolina Panthers on 29th July 2011. 
  • In the years since he has become one of the league’s stars. 
  • In the year 2015, he amassed 35 touchdowns against just 10 interceptions and rushed for another 10 scores, a performance that netted him the NFL MVP award.
  • He suffered a concussion in October during the 2016 season. 
  • He seemingly nursed a grudge against the press for several weeks afterward. 
  • In mid-October, he failed to show up for the team’s weekly Q&A with reporters. 
  • He then returned the following week but suddenly exited after brushing off a question. 
  • In his 2017 season, he had surgery to repair a partially torn rotator cuff in his throwing shoulder.
  • During Monday Night Football against the Miami Dolphins in Week 10, Newton threw for 254 yards and rushed for 95 yards with 4 total touchdowns.
  • He received Best NFL Player ESPY Award in 2016. 
  • He won the All-Iron Award in 2015. 
  • He has also won the 9× NFC Offensive Player of the Week. 
  • He won the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month in September 2011.
  • On January 24, 2019, Newton officially underwent right shoulder surgery.
  • In a poll orchestrated by writers from The Athletic, Newton was voted the most underrated quarterback in the league by 85 defensive players from 25 teams.
  • He was ranked 87th by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2019.
  • On January 29, 2019, Newton announced plans for his first business venture, Fellaship.

Net Worth of Newton

Newton is a very successful person in his career and he has an average salary of $20,760,000. He has an estimated net worth of around $6 Million as of 2019. He is living a happy life with his earnings. 

Marital Status, Girlfriend, Child

Cam Newton is neither married nor single but he is currently in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend Kia Proctor. On 30th December 2015, Newton confirmed on Twitter that he and Kia had welcomed a son named Chosen Sebastian Newton on December 24, 2015, in Atlanta. Additionally, on February 3, 2017, Newton and Proctor welcomed their second child, a daughter named Sovereign-Dior Cambella Newton. There is no detailed information regarding the future of this relationship. As of today, the couple is living a happy life. 

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