Quarterback Cam Newton has “expressed regret” for his response to a female reporter's question at a news conference on Wednesday, a team spokesman said.
When Charlotte Observer reporter Jourdan Rodrigue asked Newton about wide receiver Devin Funchess' route running, the former league MVP smiled and said, “It's funny to hear a female talk about routes. It's funny.”
After Newton's comments, he proceeded to answer Rodrigue's question.
Carolina spokesman Steven Drummond said in a statement to the Associated Press that Newton had a conversation with Rodrigue after the news conference ended and expressed regret for his remarks. Rodrigue...