dangolka (CBS) — Cam Newton likes to preserve it mild amongst his Patriots teammates, and retains everybody smiling along with his numerous array of nicknames up and down the roster. He even has one for head coach Invoice Belichick, and it’s as superb as those he’s bestowed upon his teammates.
Throughout his weekly chat with WEEI on Monday morning, Newton revealed his nickname for Belichick: “Greenback, Greenback Invoice.”
That’s up there with the perfect of them, highlighted by “Freeway 11” for Julian Edelman and “Doughboy” for N’Keal Harry. Newton didn’t clarify the moniker he gave to his coach, however possibly it has one thing to do with that team-friendly contract he agreed to with New England. And we’re positive Belichick could have one thing to say about it — or a grumble or two — when he chats with reporters in a while Monday.
Newton has a nickname for almost everybody, and following Sunday’s 36-20 win over the Raiders, we realized a couple of extra names that he tosses round throughout follow and video games. We came upon that he calls offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels “Mickey Ds,” so Belichick isn’t the one member of the teaching employees with a humorous title.
Cam additionally threw out “Smokin’ Joe” for Joe Thuney and “Soiled Dave” for David Andrews.
“That’s simply the steez, man. You’ve simply obtained to maintain it enjoyable,” Newton stated after Sunday’s win. “I recognize the blokes rolling with it.”
As for his personal nickname, Newton stated Monday that his teammates aren’t as artistic.
“They by no means stick,” he instructed WEEI. “Don’t even strive. I’ve been at it a very long time. In the event you’re attempting to provide me the name-caller a nickname, it’s solely going to make issues worse.”