Life is not about working to make a living. It is about living to make a difference. This is the motto that former NFL player and head coach, Herm Edwards, lives by on a daily basis. It is also the challenge he puts before those whose lives he comes in contact with.
Let this serve as a lesson for the remarkably gifted but controversial young receiver.
"It wasn’t going to be instant grits," he said. "It was going to be a process, like long-cooked collard greens."
Newton flipped, dabbed and celebrated his way to the Super Bowl.
We dare you to try not to smile at this.
Did that just really happen?!
This is arguably the best weekend of the NFL season - The Divisional Playoffs! Whether your team is still in it, it is hard to deny that the 8 best teams will be on the field this weekend playing for a chance at conference championship, and ultimately a place in the big game in Santa Clara.