Cam Newton has apparently impressed his new teammates with his work ethic and conditioning. After the Panthers' informal training camp in Charlotte several Panthers were singing Cam's praises but is that really worth listening to?
Newton got to work with his teammates for the first time, they should expect him to only get better with more exposure but it's a half-speed, informal practice. Plenty of high school football teams have those, too. Plenty of high school football teams suck.
His teammates might be saying all the right things about their new leader but fans should be weary. While Cam should be commended for showing up to a practice for a team he technically isn't a part of until Jerry Richardson starts signing checks, Newton's teammates are paying everyone nothing but lip service right now.
Here are the reasons the Panthers a full of bologna with their praise of Cam.