Kid Reporter: Superman Returns

Last season was about rookies in the spotlight and some broken records. But how will these players perform this season? In Cam Newton's rookie year he was great, but last season he had a sophomore slump. Can last year's rookies avoid the sophomore slump?

Another question is how will Cam Newton do in his 3rd season? He was a stud after only playing one full season at Auburn and winning the national championship. That's why the Panthers drafted him number #1 overall in the 2011 NFL draft. He was expected to be the franchise quarterback.

In his first game of the 2011-2012 season he broke a single game record by throwing for 422 yards, breaking Peyton Manning's opening day record. In his second game of that season he broke his own record by throwing for 432 yards. Newton had the most combined passing yards by a rookie in two games with 854 yards, breaking Kurt Warner's record. He also is the only quarterback to start his first two games with consecutive 400+ passing yards and broke Steve Beurlien's franchise record of 547 passing yards.

That year he finished with 4,051 passing yards, 21 touchdowns, 17 interceptions with 60% of his passes completed. Then in the 2012-13 season he had a disappointing sophomore slump with 3,869 yards, 19 touchdowns,12 interceptions with 57.7% of his passes completed.

The numbers may look good but he didn't play well in the beginning of the season. Cam picked up his game in the 2nd half, but it was too late to make the playoffs. I think he'll post 4,014 passing yards, 24 touchdowns and 15 interceptions and 61% of his passes completed. It will be interesting to see what Superman will do in 2013.

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  • New York Giants

    July 29, 2013

    pizzaman1288 · draftee

    he is'nt Superman

  • Seattle Seahawks

    July 12, 2013

    Rex22222 · draftee

    his roockie year was outstanding, but things went downhill from there. still, he may wind up in my wc slot once or twice this season.

  • Atlanta Falcons

    July 6, 2013

    nolawhite · draftee

    brees is the best qb in the nfl

  • New England Patriots

    July 2, 2013

    irockdemjordan · practice squad

    lol all that written by a nine year old wow

  • New England Patriots

    July 1, 2013

    brady390 · practice squad

    newton is a great qb, but he's on a team that hasn't made the postseason recently

  • Cleveland Browns

    July 1, 2013

    unicorn647 · practice squad

    cam newton is the best

  • Seattle Seahawks

    July 1, 2013

    Rex22222 · draftee

    in his rookie year he was great. he was always in my fantasy lineup. but last year, he and the rest of the panthers were horrble. but i think he can bounce back.

  • Jacksonville Jaguars

    July 1, 2013

    allprobrady · veteran

    Brady is better but he is good too

  • Denver Broncos

    July 1, 2013

    peyton18br · draftee

    superman returns when the movie comes out becasuse he relaize his powers