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Cam Newton, who is still in concussion protocol, is fined for taunting

Cam Newton, who is still in concussion protocol, is fined for taunting

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, who is still in the NFL’s concussion protocol, was fined $9,115 for taunting Falcons linebacker Deion Jones, who avoided a fine for his helmet-to-helmet hit on the Carolina quarterback on a two-point conversion later that knocked Newton from the game with a concussion. 

Panthers right guard Trai Turner was fined $24,309 for verbally abusing an official who didn't flag Jones for the hit that the NFL also deemed legal.

Newton missed a third straight day of practice on Friday. Derek Anderson is expected to start at quarterback on Monday night against...

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