Cam Newton hasn’t played a minute of preseason football this year until tonight. He didn’t look rusty on his first series, which he capped off with a 9-yard touchdown pass to Kelvin Benjamin.
Carolina got the run game going early, and Jonathan Stewart had 39 rushing yards on that series. His effort helped set up Newton’s pass to Benjamin.
What happens next? Haden didn’t stay unemployed for long. The Steelers, one of the Browns’ AFC North rivals, were ready to pounce as soon as Haden became available.
Other teams were interested, but Haden took less money because he wanted to join the Steelers, per Schefter.
Reactions: Haden posted a statement on Instagram and had nothing but good things to say about his former team and Browns fans:
Browns fans returned the sentiment. Dawgs By Nature rounded up reactions from fans saying goodbye to Haden, who had been the second-longest-tenured player on the team.
The Jets are poised to struggle in 2017 after moving on from veterans Nick Mangold, Darrelle Revis, Brandon Marshall, David Harris and Eric Decker. Their quarterback situation leaves Cheap Jerseys NFL much to be desired, with Josh McCown, Bryce Petty, and Christian Hackenberg battling it out for the starting spot.
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