Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton laughed and made light of a female reporter who asked about one of his teammates, saying it was “funny to hear a female” ask the question.
Charlotte Observer beat reporter Jourdan Rodrigue asked Newton during Wednesday’s news conference about wide receiver Devin Funchess embracing the physicality of routes and if Newton got enjoyment out of that.
Newton responded, “It’s funny to hear a female talk about routes like — it’s funny.”
I don’t think it’s “funny” to be a female and talk about routes. I think it’s my job.
“He has a leg,” Hunt said, “so I wasn’t too worried. Just make it routine. He had a rough start but honestly, I believed in him, that he was going to bounce back.”
The Redskins then locked arms for the national anthem, while everyone Cheap High Quality Jerseys on Cheap Giants Jerseys the Chiefs’ side stood with the exception of cornerback Peters and linebacker Ukeme Eligwe.
Norman left in the second quarter with a rib injury and could miss several weeks, while running back Rob Kelley joined the Redskins’ defensive guys on the sideline with an ankle injury. The Chiefs lost right guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, who was sidelined by a left knee injury on their second offensive play.