The quarterback returned to practice after being quarantined for a few days under the Coronavirus health protocol.
After having entered, last Monday, in the sanitary protocol of the National Football League (NFL) by Coronavirus, after a trip he made after the preseason victory against Philadelphia Eagles, the quarterback Cam Newton returned to training in New England Patriots.
Although within the Massachusetts franchise there is an annoyance for the actions of the former player of Carolina panthers, prompting his understudy, the rookie Mac Jones, monopolized the repetitions of the initial practices, was received in a good way by his teammates and the coach Bill Belichick.
With Newton within the NFL sanitary protocol, it was expected that he would not be available for the last Patriots preparation game, this Sunday 29 at the home of New York Giants, the return of quarterback I would change the plans for this meeting.
Cam Newton returns to practice with the Patriots
Although the official report indicates that the quarterback started practice commanding the offense both in the work of the red zone 7 against 7 and in the periods 11 against 11 of the entire team, subsequently saw how the rookie took the reins for an extended period during the next two sets.
Despite this situation, the Patriots coach again avoided making any statement about whether Newton or Jones will be the starting quarterback in the 2021 NFL season, noting at a press conference that “I don’t have a timetable to define that”, adding that “he is not sure” that is defined at the end of the training camp.