Cam Newton is expected to be the starting quarterback for the Carolina Panthersin the coming weeks. It may not come right away, as he still gets up to speed ahead of the team’s Week 10 matchup against the Arizona Cardinals, but it’s an inevitability at this point.

Tell that to a Panthers fan five years ago and they’ll wonder what the fuss is about. But in 2021, Cam Newton has a massive opportunity to reclaim his place as the Panthers QB this season, and going forward.