Newton on Panthers trading Benjamin: 'The Titanic still has to go'

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton could use some help with his metaphors

The star quarterback used a Titanic reference on Sunday night when explaining that the Panthers still had to meet expectations, despite trading Kelvin Benjamin.

"Yeah we lost a great player but nevertheless, the Titanic still has to go," Newton said. 

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Many people took to social media overnight, questioning if Newton actually knew what happened to the British passenger liner.