NFL players will be given a little more latitude when it comes to celebrations this season. But not everyone is happy about it.
Bengals coach Marvin Lewis said allowing players the freedom for more elaborate touchdown celebrations will detract from the team aspect of the game and set a bad example for a younger generation.
“I’m not for that at all,” Lewis told reporters Tuesday, via ESPN.com. “We had a good standard, and the whole standard has always been, you want to teach people how to play Cheap Game Jerseys the game the correct way and go about it the correct way, and that’s not a very good example for young people.
Carolina selected McCaffrey with the No. 8 overall pick at last month’s NFL Draft. Rather than viewing the Stanford product as a threat, Stewart sees another versatile weapon for quarterback Cam Newton that brings “added value to the backfield.” In fact, the 30-year-old veteran is eager for McCaffrey to arrive at minicamp in June.
“When he gets here, you’ll see,” Stewart said. “It’s pretty exciting. … He’s very quick. Overall, he’s just a very good football player. He has all the attributes you want.
“We’re trying to go to the Super Bowl. I’m pretty sure he’s going to help us do that.”
Panthers coach Ron Rivera revealed that while Cheap College Basketball Jerseys Stewart and McCaffrey offer different playing styles, the duo will likely be featured in the backfield together in some scenarios.