Damontae Kazee ejected for late hit on Cam Newton

Damontae Kazee ejected for late hit on Cam Newton

Falcons safety Damontae Kazee was ejected from the game after drilling Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the head on a late helmet-to-helmet hit in the first quarter.

"It was self-explanatory. What needed to happen, happened", the QB said, via Joe Person of The Athletic "This game isn't fit for cheap shots like that".

The quarterback was sliding to the turf at the end of the play when Kazee dove low to deliver a helmet-to-helmet hit that snapped back Newton's head. The QB slid in the open field.

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A skirmish ensued. Panthers receiver Torrey Smith was penalized for unnecessary roughness during the scuffle. The Panthers notched a touchdown on the drive, with Newton finding Jarius Wright for a 5-yard score.

Considering the severity of the hit, Kazee could be facing a possible fine or even suspension.

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