“No. I am a realist,” Newton said Monday. “But yet through it all, I am coachable. .. [Bill] came and said, ‘Stidham is finishing.’ I agreed and that’s what it was. For any type of competitor, do you feel embarrassed? Yeah.”
“If you keep playing games like that, bro, it’s going to be a permanent change,” Newton said he told himself during his drive home from the game Sunday evening.
“For me, I know I am better than what I am putting on film,” he said. “That is simple. … I know there’s light at the end of the tunnel. You can’t get to three or four wins without getting one win.”