Cam Newton confronts Kelvin Benjamin over remarks

Bills roster bubble 10 players who need a big game vs. Panthers

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took some time before last night's preseason opener against the Buffalo Bills to confront his former teammate, wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin.

Cam Newton and Kelvin Benjamin addressed their feud in what seems to be the most awkward manner possible. "It was a bad fit from the get-go".

Newton walked over to talk to Benjamin as the Bills receiver was talking to Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis. During pregame warmups, Newton appeared to attempt to make peace with Benjamin, who clearly had no interest in chopping it up with Newton before the Carolina quarterback shrugged off his former WR and gave up on the exchange. "If you would've put me with any other quarterback, let's be real, you know what I'm saying?"

After getting drafted by Carolina in the first round in 2014, Benjamin was sent to Buffalo for two draft picks ahead of the 2017 trade deadline. "It just felt like I wasn't in that position". As well, Andrew Luck will return from last year's season-ending injury in Indianapolis at Seattle (-2) and Deshaun Watson will do the same as his Houston Texans are 2.5-point road underdogs against the Kansas City Chiefs.

What either player said is unknown, but it really didn't look like two old friends joking around before a game in which the Panthers prevailed 28-23.

Benjamin finished the game with four catches, 59 yards and one touchdown.

Related News:

Most liked

James Bond producer says 'it is time' for a black 007
The Hollywood chief, 58, told an industry pal "it is time" for the famous spy to be played by a black actor. He added: "Idris could do it if he was in shape". 'You need a guy with a physically strong presence.

Recording of Devin Nunes at private McMorris Rodgers fundraiser makes national headlines
If so, that's leaves roughly a month of time before elections for Nunes and Friends to renew Rosenstein impeachment efforts. That's why I keep - and thank you for saying it, by the way - I mean, we have to keep all these seats".

Thibaut Courtois To Join Real Madrid After Chelsea Agrees Transfer
Julen Lopetegui says that he is reluctant to offload Mateo Kovacic , despite the midfielder wanting out of Real Madrid . Chelsea FC will get their Premier League campaign under way with a clash against Huddersfield Town on Saturday.

Rand Paul: Russian delegation to visit Capitol Hill
Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, on a trip that The Washington Post described as "a bid to increase engagement with the country". Paul led a small delegation of Americans in a meeting at the Federation Council, Russia's equivalent of the U.S.