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Cam Newton is likely to start for Carolina Panthers on Sunday
Cam Newton is likely to start for Carolina Panthers on Sunday

Two weeks removed from a rollover auto crash that left him hospitalized with two fractures in his lower back, Cam Newton looks poised to be back under center this weekend for the Carolina Panthers. Panthers Coach Ron Rivera said Friday that "we feel very confident" that Newton will be able to start Sunday's game against the visiting Cleveland Browns. Newton is officially listed as probable for the game, and Rivera said he would know by Saturday if Newton was in a position to start. "Right now, everything is pointing in the right direction,” Rivera said. “The reason I haven't said anything [definitive] is because of that one big thing — waiting...

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