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NFL notes: Cam Newton perfect in preseason debut

NFL notes: Cam Newton perfect in preseason debut

Carolina’s Cam Newton was perfect in his preseason debut, completing both of his passes for 21 yards and a touchdown in the Panthers’ 24-23 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, who might continue their quarterback competition into the preseason finale.

Chad Henne got the start over Blake Bortles and had an up-and-down night that would have been much better if not for a drop. Henne completed eight of 14 passes for 73 yards. He lofted two perfect deep balls to rookie Keelan Cole and Allen Robinson, although Cole dropped a would-be touchdown for the second time in as many games.

Bortles completed 12 of 16 for 125 yards, highlighted by a...

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