The Panthers expect Cam Newton (shoulder) to be ready to start the 2019 season, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Coach Ron Rivera said Thursday that Cam Newton "has gotten a lot of range of motion back" in his right throwing shoulder, Jourdan Rodrigue of The Charlotte Observer reports.
Cam Newton said his Jan. 24 shoulder procedure went better than he expected, David Newton of ESPN.com reports. "It's better than I thought it would be," Newton said Wednesday. "With so much going on throughout this season, I was in fear to see what actually was wrong.''
Cam Newton underwent what was described as a successful arthroscopic procedure on his right (throwing) shoulder Thursday, the Panthers' official site reports.
Owner David Tepper admitted Tuesday that a decision hasn't been made regarding surgery on Cam Newton's right throwing shoulder, David Newton of ESPN.com reports. "We have to recognize we may have to do things through the year if it doesn't [get better]," Tepper said. "We have to make sure we have our options in all ways possible."
Cam Newton (shoulder) finished the 2018 regular season with 3,395 yards, 24 touchdowns and 13 interceptions through the air and 101 carries for 488 yards and four scores on the ground in 14 games played.
Cam Newton isn't expected to require another surgery on his sore right shoulder after recent scans detected no structural damage, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Coach Ron Rivera confirmed Wednesday that Cam Newton (shoulder) will miss the final two games of the season, adding that a healthy Taylor Heinicke gives the team a better chance to win, David Newton of ESPN.com reports.
The Panthers are expected to hold out Cam Newton (shoulder) for the rest of the 2018 season, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Cam Newton (shoulder) was held out of practice Wednesday, Jourdan Rodrigue of The Charlotte Observer reports.
Coach Ron Rivera hasn't ruled out Cam Newton sitting the final two games of the season due to a lingering injury to his right throwing shoulder, Steve Reed of the Associated Press reports. "It's a tough situation right now," Rivera said Tuesday. "Until I get a chance to visit with him I'm not going to speculate."
Cam Newton admitted after Monday's game against the Saints that he's still battling constant soreness with his right shoulder, David Newton of ESPN reports.
Cam Newton completed 16 of 29 passes for 131 yards and an interception in Monday night's 12-9 loss to the Saints. He also rushed five times for 15 yards.
Cam Newton (shoulder) practiced fully Saturday and doesn't carry an injury designation into Monday's game against the Saints.
Cam Newton (shoulder) was a limited participant at Friday's practice.
Cam Newton (shoulder) was a limited practice participant Thursday, Steve Reed of the Associated Press reports.
Cam Newton completed 26 of 42 passes for 265 yards and an interception while adding 23 yards on five carries in Sunday's 26-20 loss to Cleveland.
The Panthers aren't viewing Cam Newton's surgically repaired right shoulder as nearly as much of a concern heading into Sunday's matchup with the Browns as they did late in the Week 13 loss to the Buccaneers, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Cam Newton (shoulder) practiced again Friday and doesn't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against the Browns, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.
Cam Newton (shoulder) was spotted throwing passes during Friday's practice, Max Henson of the Panthers' official site reports.