Cam Newton and Kelvin Benjamin addressed their feud in what seems to be the most awkward manner possible. A first-round pick by the Panthers in 2014, Benjamin was traded to the Bills midway through last season for a pair of draft picks.
On Thursday, Cam Newton got the chance to confront Kelvin about his comments, but the Buffalo Bills WR made a decision to dismiss him and just walk away from the conversation.More news: Kawhi Leonard thanks Spurs in first statement since trade to Raptors
All this beef comes from an interview posted by The Athletic where Benjamin says he wishes he was never drafted by the Panthers and also said that he would have done a lot better if he was drafted by any other quarterback. When Benjamin left Newton hanging, Newton asked for privacy and had an apparent argument with his former teammate.
When it became clear Benjamin wasn't over their squabbling, Newton ushered away a Bills player for privacy, but Benjamin walked away from the conversation.More news: Betting odds favor Urban Meyer remaining Ohio State coach following latest developments
The comments that got the attention of Newton and plenty of other people - including Buffalo Coach Sean McDermott - featured this passage: "If you would've put me with any other quarterback, let's be real, you know what I'm saying?"
Prior to Carolina's preseason game against Buffalo on Thursday, the two met at midfield.More news: Petition calls for LeBron James to be U.S. Secretary of Education
Former Carolina Panther DT Star Lotulelei was welcomed with open arms by Luke Kuechly.
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