Patriots reportedly do not expect any issues with Cam Newton physical as QB is already in New England

Ryan Hannable
July 04, 2020 - 1:19 pm

Cam Newton is spending his Fourth of July in the Foxborough area.

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Newton is in New England to complete his physical and finalize his one-year, $1.75 million contract that’s worth up to $7.5 million. In addition, the Patriots are confident in his condition and no issues are expected.

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It is expected to take a few days to complete.

Newton reportedly agreed to the deal last Sunday night and even worked out with Patriots wide receiver Mohamed Sanu in California earlier in the week.

The new Patriots quarterback will compete with Jarrett Stidham for the starting job.

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