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Cam Newton Underrated, Double Trouble Overrated according to everyone's favorite CBS Sportswriter

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Carolinahuddle's most hated son nailed it right there

They're worth 10% of what they're getting paid. Newton's worth like 1000%

It's too bad that point will be overlooked though because pretty soon this thread is just going to be overrun with "I haet prickso" tards

C'mon man. Why do you have to take it to the extreme to make a point? Now if you had said 50%, I may have agreed with you. Now that you have gone all Kirk Russell ala Overboard, I just had to throw my two cents your way.

Everyone knows they are overpaid.

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they might as well be 10% because at this point you'll have a harder time finding happy meal toys than running backs

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Are they only overrated cause they're overpaid? Is Cam only underrated cause he's still on his rookie contract? If both 34 & 28 restructure again next season, will they still be overrated? If we don't make the playoffs & Cam still gets a huge deal, is he automatically overrated? Who's Prisco & why the hate if he doesn't make any sense? Too many questions??

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Its a catch 22 situation.

 

If Double Trouble get back to putting up big numbers you'd imagine it would come at the expense of Cam's rushing or passing stats.

 

What's really important is wins and loses. The last NO game was a classic example. Cam fell shy of his 20 TD total in that game, but he drove us deep into enemy territory with his passes that put us in short running situations. He could have had 3 passing TD's instead we ended with 3 rushing TD's. Its actually the perfect scenario for how this team is built with guys like Tolbert and Stu and Cam in the backfield.

 

If 28 and 34 get back to Double Trouble its almost guaranteed that someone will suggest Cam is in a slump because he didn't hit the same statistical numbers as before.

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Overrated doesn't mean 'no talent' in this case. Its more about how much they're paid vs how much they're used/production.

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Are they only overrated cause they're overpaid? Is Cam only underrated cause he's still on his rookie contract? If both 34 & 28 restructure again next season, will they still be overrated? If we don't make the playoffs & Cam still gets a huge deal, is he automatically overrated? Who's Prisco & why the hate if he doesn't make any sense? Too many questions??

As pure runners....neither Stewart or Williams looked good overall in 2012 when used.

Yeah, we all watched the last game of the season against the Saints and the game against them earlier in the year. Neither RB looked good last year. Blame for that doesn't fall all on the RB.....but part of it does

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If they have a good year everyone will credit the o-line. If they have a bad year its all on them! & cams been treated like a ginger step-child by the media since miss st claimed he tried to extort them for money. But then again the medias never been panther friendly. If cam was at any other team you'd be sick of hearing about him by now.

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If they have a good year everyone will credit the o-line. If they have a bad year its all on them! & cams been treated like a ginger step-child by the media since miss st claimed he tried to extort them for money. But then again the medias never been panther friendly. If cam was at any other team you'd be sick of hearing about him by now.

 

The sad part is: Mississippi St (or one of their officials), never said Cam's father made a $$ claim [off or on the record] from them. It was actually, an alleged Booster, who up until now cannot be corroborated. 

 

However, as you're alluding to; the media doesn't always deal in facts, to formulate certain conclusions. 

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Double Trouble are overated. They haven't done anything significant since 2009. In Running Back years, that's nearly a career. Hopefully they can turn it around this year, but they'd have to have basically another 2009 to even somewhat justify what they are getting paid.

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We will not see much of double trouble in the building of our future empire 

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