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Cam Newton issues apology video for comment to female reporter

CHARLOTTE - Cam Newton said he is sorry.

The Carolina Panthers quarterback released a 1 minute, 40 second video on his Facebook page Thursday where he apologized "to the journalists, moms, super moms, daughters, sisters, all the women around the world I sincerely apologize."

On Wednesday, the Carolina Panthers had their weekly news conference ahead of Sunday's matchup. Newton responded to a beat reporter's question about routes by saying "It's funny to hear a female talk about routes," he said, chuckling.

The reporter who he was responding to, Jourdan Rodrigue, is the Panthers beat writer for the Charlotte Observer.

Click below to see the video or click here to go to his Facebook page.


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