The Carolina Panthers are shutting down quarterback Cam Newton for the remainder of the season due to a proper shoulder damage, a league supply confirmed.
Additionally contributing to the choice is the Panthers’ six-game shedding streak and close to elimination from playoff contenion. Carolina (6-Eight) has a 1 p.c likelihood of creating the playoffs, in accordance to ESPN’s Soccer Energy Index.
Backup Taylor Heinicke will begin on Sunday in opposition to the Atlanta Falcons.
NFL Community first reported the information.