The Carolina Panthers have released quarterback Cam Newton, the team announced today.

The No. 1 overall selection in the 2011 NFL Draft by the Panthers, Newton ends his time in Carolina as the franchise’s all-time leader in passing yards (29,041), passing touchdowns (182), pass attempts (3,980), pass completions (2,371), 300-yard passing games (19), rushing touchdowns (58) and wins by a quarterback (68).

Now he’s free to play where he wants.

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And one player is already hard recruiting him.

Cam Jordan responded to an Adam Schefter tweet.

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