After the news broke, fellow NFL players, both active and retired, and teams quickly took to Twitter to send their support to the Carolina Panthers QB affectionately known as SuperCam.
Adam Shaheen trade to Texans off following failed physical; TE returns to Dolphins
Tight end Adam Shaheen, who had been traded to the Texans earlier this week, failed his physical in Houston and will be returned to the Dolphins.
Jets signing veteran OT Duane Brown to two-year contract following Mekhi Becton knee injury
The New York Jets have moved quickly to address their offensive line following Mekhi Becton's knee injury, signing veteran offensive tackle Duane Brown.
Tom Brady absent from Buccaneers practice for personal reasons, will not return until after Aug. 20
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady missed practice Thursday for personal reasons and will not return to the team until after the Bucs' second preseason game on Aug. 20, head coach Todd Bowles told reporters.
Patriots RB James White, Super Bowl LI hero, retiring after eight seasons in NFL
New England Patriots running back James White is retiring after eight NFL seasons. The hero of Super Bowl LI announced Thursday his decision to end his playing career.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Thursday, Aug. 11
Bills coach Sean McDermott told reporters Thursday that QB Josh Allen will be among several starters sitting out on Saturday versus the Colts. Find out what other NFL news we're tracking this Thursday.
Patriots QB Mac Jones, most starters won't play in preseason opener versus Giants
NFL Network's Mike Giardi reported Thursday that Jones and most starters will not play in the preseason opener versus Giants, per sources informed of the situation.
Matt Rhule not worrying about Christian McCaffrey's injury history: Panthers are thinking 'attack'
Christian McCaffrey missed 23 of the Carolina Panthers' past 33 games due to injury. But fear of another season derailed won't stop coach Matt Rhule from saddling up his top back.
Bears WR N'Keal Harry undergoes surgery, expected to be out eight weeks
N'Keal Harry's fresh start in Chicago is on pause following an ankle injury. NFL Network Insider Mike Garafolo reported Thursday that Harry is undergoing tightrope surgery this morning after suffering a high-ankle sprain.
Giants' Daboll coming 'full circle,' kicking off preseason vs. Pats team that started his NFL career
Giants' Brian Daboll will begin his head coaching career against the same team that gave him his NFL start 22 years ago. New York squares off against the New England Patriots tonight, live on NFL Network.
Jets' Carl Lawson eager to play Friday vs. Eagles: 'I want it as bad as you want to breathe'
New York Jets pass rusher Carl Lawson is eager to put on the pads again in Friday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles after missing all of 2021 with a torn Achilles.
Former first-rounder Jalen Reagor: Battling for Eagles roster spot 'a humbling experience'
Taken in the 2020 NFL Draft's first round, Eagles WR Jalen Reagor is now battling for a roster spot. The TCU product admits it's "a humbling experience," but he's "putting my head down and going to work."