CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The Carolina Panthers said Tuesday that quarterback Cam Newton has been placed on injured reserve.
The announcement comes just days after Newton reportedly traveled to Green Bay, Wisconsin, to visit a foot specialist.
Newton has not played since aggravating a left foot Lisfranc injury in the Week 2 loss to Tampa Bay.
Bill Voth with Panthers.com said this keeps Newton out through the final eight games of the season, with a slim chance of a postseason return under an"extreme circumstance."Visit WSOCTV for more details.
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