“I apologize for the offensive tweets from my Twitter account 4/5 years ago,” Rodrigue said in a statement shared on Twitter Thursday afternoon.“There is no excuse for these tweets and the sentiment behind them.
Gotta go to the dry cleaner.” Gotta get in some quality time with his infant son, Chosen. He holds the to-do list in his giant hands, and once you notice his hands they’re all you can see. “Every team that I’ve ever been on past high school, they won a national championship.” Heisman Trophy winner. And still nothing gets at the pure narcotic sports rush that happens when Cam Newton takes the field. A homicidal competitor, like his idol and North Carolina neighbor Michael Jordan. If you can control yourself not to litter, then you can control your choice of words.Don’t be like me, be better than me.” Newton’s apology comes after Dannon, the maker of Oikos yogurt, announced it would “no longer work with him” over his degrading response to a question asked by Charlotte Observer beat reporter Jourdan Rodrigue.“We are shocked and disheartened at the behavior and comments of Cam Newton towards Jourdan Rodrigue, which we perceive as sexist and disparaging to all women,” Michael Neuwirth, a spokesman for Dannon, said in the statement.On a terrible day for the league MVP, Cam Newton was sacked six times, completed just 18 of 41 passes for 265 yards as well as throwing an interception.He was hardly a factor running the ball either, rushing for just 45 yards and a long of only 14.