Cam Newton and the 4 NFL Sophomores Who Will Struggle in 2013

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Cam Newton and the 4 NFL Sophomores Who Will Struggle in 2013
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Success in the NFL as a rookie is hard to come by—sustained success is an even more difficult task. Rookies like Cam Newton can come into the league, showcase their potential and even go to Pro Bowls, but even the best of rookies must be special to avoid the dreaded "sophomore slump."

Players can struggle in their second season for a number of reasons. Coaches get the offseason to review a whole season of tape. Coaching staff and player turnover creates a new environment. New expectations create pressure to perform and oftentimes players see an expanded role on their team in the second year of playing.

Here are five players who will struggle in their sophomore year in the NFL.

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