A young attendee of the NFA 7v7 East Regional boldly taunted Cam Newton to his face saying the NFL quarterback is about to be “poor” because he’s likely heading to free agency.

Justin Ramos shared the TikTok clip.

The Sports Twitter community is defending Newton, ridiculing the teenager’s attack on the former Auburn standout. Here’s a small sample of the social reaction:


Responses like the ones above prompted a clever use of an “Uncut Gems” screencap meme:

As far as the “poor” taunt, AL.com’s Mark Inabinnet points out that only 14 players in NFL history have been paid more for playing football than Newton.