Cam Newton’s trend sense triggered former NFL quarterback Jeff Garcia on Sunday night time.
The New England Patriots quarterback is thought for his eccentric type pre- and postgame. However Garcia took difficulty with Newton carrying his garb after dangerous video games and stated that the 2015 NFL MVP wanted to, for no matter purpose, show himself on the sphere earlier than carrying one thing loopy.
“You go into this sport two touchdowns, 4 interceptions. You throw, what? Three extra interceptions? You get yanked within the second half … There’s nothing good going your means. Why are you dressing like that to carry extra consideration to your self? I’d be making an attempt to ask the gear managers put me in your jock sock cart and sneak me into the backdoor and I’ll present up on the sphere and do one of the best that I can,” the previous San Francisco 49ers quarterback stated on the NBC Sports activities Bay Space broadcast.
He added: “This simply goes again to a few years of watching this man and seeing him on the podium however but what he’s doing on the sphere doesn’t translate to being that man.”
When his co-hosts talked about Joe Namath and his fur coats, Garcia replied: “While you predict you’re going to win a Tremendous Bowl and also you exit and do it the place regardless of the hell you need. However proper now, I’m not shopping for it.”
Followers reacted to Garcia’s rant on social media.
Newton has been sluggish in his first season with the Patriots and he was solely 9-for-15 with 98 passing yards and thee interceptions in a blowout 33-6 loss to the 49ers on Sunday. However he’s coming off a 2019 season the place he missed all however two video games and he did contract the coronavirus.
For what it’s value, Newton did win the Heisman Trophy and nationwide championship whereas with Auburn. He was drafted No. 1 general by the Carolina Panthers, received the MVP with them and led them to an NFC championship
Garcia performed in 4 Professional Bowls, went undrafted and solely received two playoff video games.
What you do on the sphere often doesn’t dictate the way you gown. Newton has been dressing in his personal type for fairly a while and Garcia’s opinion most likely received’t do a lot to maneuver the needle.