A look back at Day 4

Since the lights are still on at Lucas Oil Stadium, here’s a look back at what we saw, learned and heard on Day 4 of the Combine.

Newton’s coach’s take: QB still can improve

The man who helped prepare Cam Newton for Sunday’s passing drills at the NFL Scouting Combine saw pretty much what the rest of us did: room for improvement.

Mixed reviews for Newton after hyped workout

Auburn QB Cam Newton probably didn’t do himself any favors with his NFL Scouting Combine workout that’s drawing mixed reviews. Then again, the consensus seems to be that he didn’t show talent evaluators anything they didn’t already know about his game.

Photo: Bird’s eye view

Newton on workout: ‘I was somewhat frustrated’

Auburn QB Cam Newton‘s tractor-beam effect on media at the NFL Scouting Combine continued Sunday as he was the center of attention during on-field drills before appearing on “NFL Total Access” to discuss his performance.

Photo: Newton throws


Morning after: Reviews of Newton, Mallett mixed

Sunday morning’s NFL Scouting Combine buzz has been dominated by the reviews of Saturday’s news-conference performances of Cam Newton and Ryan Mallett.

Comfortable, smiling Newton enjoying himself

No question

Cam Newton

appears pretty comfortable as the center of attention at the NFL Scouting Combine.

How much does character count?

In separate news conferences Saturday, two high-profile quarterback prospects — Cam Newton and Ryan Mallett — fielded questions from the media that had nothing to do with their ability to run an offense. The inquiries stem from both combine participants’ off-the-field problems and legal issues.

A look back at Day 3

A look back at what was said and what went down around the Combine at Lucas Oil Field on Saturday.

Newton controls crowd in polished performance

Almost on cue, reporters and photographers cleared a path that winded around the massive crowd in front of Podium C, allowing Auburn QB Cam Newton to make as grand an entrance as this event has ever seen.

Nuggets from Newton, statement and all

Cam Newton‘s news conference at the NFL Scouting Combine media center is over, so here’s a breakdown of the topics the Auburn QB covered before a throng of reporters Saturday afternoon.

Newton tackles ‘entertainer and icon’ comments

Auburn QB Cam Newton, the NFL Scouting Combine’s biggest draw, opened with a prepared statement in an attempt to clarify his recent comments about being an entertainer and an icon.

Dareus draws crowd, but everyone wants Newton

After an extremely quiet Saturday morning inside the NFL Scouting Combine media center, the gaggle of reporters was awoken by the public-address announcement that Alabama DT Marcell Dareus was available on Podium C. But honestly, everyone at Lucas Oil Stadium is on pins and needles waiting for Auburn QB Cam Newton.

Billick: ‘I have major, major questions about Cam’

Former Ravens coach Brian Billick has coached some strong personalities during his NFL career, from Cris Carter to Ray Lewis. But that doesn’t mean that the recent comments from Cam Newton did not raise a red flag.

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