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Cam Newton sounds miserable

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — This is not what Cam Newton envisioned. The Panthers star quarterback sounded distraught in the postgame press conference following the team’s 20-14 loss to the Buccaneers that dropped them to 0-2 with both defeats coming at home. “I have to be better,” Newton said. “No matter what physical condition I’m in. No matter what, foot, shoulder … I didn’t get the job done, and it’s frustrating. I wish I could say something other than that, but that’s the fact. “I’m a brutally honest person with people, and I’m a brutally honest person with myself. And it’s time for me to look myself in the mirror and do some real soul-searching, because I had opportunities tonight and I didn’t get it done.” ...