By Kevin Patra
Around the NFL Writer
Aug. 19, 2019 at 01:Fifty three p.m.
Cam Newton will lastly make his preseason debut.
Coach Ron Rivera instructed journalists Monday that the initiating quarterback will play Thursday versus the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium.
Rivera did now not demonstrate how grand lunge Newton would accumulate in the crew’s third preseason game.
The 30-365 days-aged quarterback is coming off surgical treatment to repair the throwing shoulder he handled final 365 days that sunk the Panthers season.
Experiences out of Carolina’s camp like advised Newton’s revamped throwing streak — intended to to find stress and torque off his shoulder — has been impressive. Newton acknowledged earlier this month his recovery and remodeled streak like been “silent a piece in progress.”
Now the NFL world at-trim will lastly accumulate to ogle that progress first hand in the preseason.
Rivera furthermore principal that starters Christian McCaffrey, Luke Kuechly and Greg Olsen will play in the third preseason tilt.
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