Cam Newton confronts Kelvin Benjamin before Bills-Panthers game. Twitter goes nuts

Panthers preseason Q&A with Bills Wire for Week 1 matchup
Panthers preseason Q&A with Bills Wire for Week 1 matchup
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11 August, 2018

Mere days after Kelvin Benjamin's critical comments toward Cam Newton, the two former Panthers teammates got to see one another face-to-face before their preseason opener Thursday.

It was a not-so-veiled shot at Cam Newton, which led to a curious scene ahead of Thursday's preseason game between the Bills and Panthers. "It was a bad fit from the get-go".

Much of the discussion was inaudible from the video, but Newton did follow an agitated Benjamin as he attempted to walk away from the Panthers quarterback.

Newton later waved off Benjamin in apparent frustration before the two parted ways for the remainder of warmups. "Just moving on from it". He also reiterated that he was "moving on" from his comments about Newton.

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Newton declined to speak to reporters after the game, but Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis, who was talking with Benjamin before Newton arrived, said of the brush-up: "Just brothers having a conversation, that's really all it was". Benjamin, who has been a good-but-not-great player in his five-year career, believes Newton is inaccurate and without superior football knowledge.

When Benjamin said Newton was an inaccurate passer last week, the quarterback didn't seem bothered by it.

Following the game, Cam kept quiet about the incident, but Benjamin spoke up a little about why he showed little interest in listening to Newton and what he had to say.


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