- Dannon says it will ‘no longer work with’ Panthers quarterback
- Newton said it was ‘funny to hear a female’ ask about football
- Quarterback apologizes in Twitter video posted Thursday night
- Reporter offers apology for racial tweets from several years ago
Cam Newton’s sexist comment to a female reporter has cost the Carolina Panthers quarterback a side gig as a yogurt pitchman amid national backlash.
Dannon, the maker of Oikos yogurt, has dropped Newton from all advertising campaigns following what the company perceives as “sexist” remarks he made on Wednesday to Jourdan Rodrigue, a beat reporter with the Charlotte Observer.