One of the very first principles in Parent Your Best is that ‘it’s not about you’! Yet the latest wacked out story about the struggles of a father/son relationship now comes from the quarterback of Auburn University’s football program. Do I think that Cam Newton is the best college quarterback in NCAA football? Nope, but that is not the point.
What is the point is the unfortunate message that has been sent to this young man from his father and the way that Cam Newton experiences just HOW his father values him. It is much to be said in the way that this young man handles himself on the field in the midst of such intense pressure off of the field, regardless of whether or not Cam did in fact know about his father and the money.
This is by no means the end of this story just because Cam Newton is going to be allowed to play in the SEC Championship. Checkout the latest update in the video below: