Don't panic just yet, Panthers fans. We have no evidence pointing to a shocking career change for the reigning NFL MVP. At this time, anyway.
The U.S. Water Polo team sent out the above photo, taken at the team's training center in Los Alamitos, California. We'd guess the pool work has something to do with All In With Cam, the quarterback's new Nickelodeon show he's been shooting this offseason.
Newton posted the same photo to his Instagram with a caption replete with absurd syntax:
He ain't lying. If there's a small child on the other end of this throw, Nickelodeon executives are going to have seriously re-think their product here.