Twitter Reacts To Cam Newton’s Shocking Release From Patriots

New York, NY - February 6, 2019: Cam Newton attends IMG and Harlem Fashion Row Host Next Of Kin: An Evening Honoring Ruth Carter at Spring Studios

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Cam Newton will once again be looking for a new opportunity.

On Tuesday, the New England Patriots announced the surprising news that the veteran quarterback has been released from the team as they make their way down to the 53-man roster. With Newton’s release, the team has officially been handed to first-round pick mac Jones.

Jones threw for 389 yards and a touchdown in the preseason, while Newton recorded 162 yards, one touchdown, and one interception.

Predictably, Twitter had some thoughts.

From the obligatory jokes about Bishop Sycamore to flat-out surprise, there was a whirlwind of reactions from the Twittersphere.

You can check out some of the best reactions below.

New England officially opens its 2021-22 campaign on Sunday, September 12 at home against the division-rival Miami Dolphins.

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