Before he was dominating the NFL with the Carolina Panthers—and setting the world ablaze with his touchdown celebrations—Cam Newton was at the center of a pay-for-play controversy.
(You can read about that here.)
That’s in the past now, and Newton was cleared. But the issue clearly still bothers him.
During an appearance at Auburn, his alma mater, for the Tigers’ game against Alabama on Saturday, a Crimson Tide heckler jabbed him over the scandal.
Newton swung around immediately after hearing the fan and told him, “I’ll slap the s--t out of you.”