Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) sits on the field after he fumbled the ball late in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Some are questioning his effort to recover the ball.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) sits on the field after he fumbled the ball late in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Some are questioning his effort to recover the ball. Julie Jacobson AP
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) sits on the field after he fumbled the ball late in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Some are questioning his effort to recover the ball. Julie Jacobson AP

Was Cam Newton’s explanation of why he didn’t go for fumble contorted, too?

February 09, 2016 1:28 PM