After USA TODAY columnist Christine Brennan’s report today that Cecil Newton is now claiming - through his attorney - that he did not attend the BCS Championship Game, video of Cecil and son Cam Newton’s postgame meeting inside University of Phoenix Stadium was brought to my attention.
The video, originally aired by ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, was included in a piece about a heartwarming father-son experience at the BCS Game. (The sequence involving the Newtons is around the 2:14 mark of the ABC 33/40 video report.) Read more…
Cam Newton’s brother, Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Cecil Newton, Jr., has answered multiple media reports about his brother on Facebook in the past few hours.
Starting on his own Facebook page, Cecil, Jr., posted the following:
As cam’s older brother , I would like to Thank all of his fans and supporters for your support and love.. With all of the negative publicity and false accusations facing cam , it’s nothing more than a tool for haters to use against cam to keep him from being successful..
However ; in the midst of all of this we are proud and extremely happy to be apart of Auburn Nation.! This is just the long bumpy road that leads to an extremely successful season.. WAR EAGLE!!!!
Newton’s brother posted the same message on the “Vote for Cameron Newton for Heisman” Facebook page and the”Cam Newton for Heisman” page. Read more…