Cam Newton had a little extra motivation playing against the Buccaneers hoping to get a win for his son’s birthday.
After scoring a touchdown in the final minute of the game to take the lead, Newton celebrated by pretending to light a candle and place it in the football, carrying it over toward to crowd to give to a child, which the announcers calling the game suspected was his son.
After seeing that it was just a random white kid, the realized their mistake.
Here's the full "Awww Cam Newton gave the ball to his son. Nope. It's just a random white kid" saga pic.twitter.com/s1uIwjFDYK
— Laces Out (@LacesOutShow) December 24, 2017