In partnership with the NFL in the UK


Cam Newton ankle surgery "successful" say Carolina Panthers doctors

Published Add your comment

Football News

According to the physician for the Carolina Panthers, Cam Newton's surgery for an ankle issue was successful.

It was announced yesterday that Newton would undergo surgery for an ankle problem that's been bothering him. We know nothing more than that on the injury other than it came at the end of last season for the former Pro-Bowl QB.

The team physician Robert Anderson preformed the surgery and told the official website that he did not find anything unexpected in the procedure.

Hopefully with a good recovery period, this shouldn't affect any of the teams training camps or preseason plans. It would be interesting to know what the injury was however.

Especially seeing that Cam Newton is a very run happy mobile QB, there will be a lot of eyes on his ankle and seeing what happens during the training camp.

With a good six months until the season starts in earnest and just over four until preseason begins, there'll be plenty of time for us to see how his recovery progresses.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Carolina Panthers

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NFL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again