Cam Newton Nominated For Fed-Ex Air Player Of The Week
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The NFL announced today that Panthers Cam Newton is a finalist for this weekâ€™s FedEx Air Player of the Week award
Newton was nominated for his outstanding performance against the New York Giants, where heÂ threw forÂ 340 yards and five touchdowns for a 116.9 passer rating and rushed for 100 yards in the Panthersâ€™ 38-35 victory.
The other Air Nominees areÂ Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins andÂ Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
This is Newtonâ€™s third nomination of the season.