It's been so easy to get caught up in Cam Newton's early success that no one has stopped and deeply thought of what it is that has made the once scrutinized rookie so extraordinary through the first eight games of his pro career.
There were more doubts about Newton coming out of college than possibly any first overall choice in draft history. Some asked, "Can he learn to run a pro style scheme?", "Does he have the accuracy to succeed at the next level?", or "Can he win over a locker room with his character concerns?"
Well, it's easy to say that he's stomped on all of those doubters. Read on to find out exactly how he has defied the logic of experts around the NFL.