Cam Newton goes next-level with his SuperCam cleats

Cam Newton has a habit of breaking out some fancy superhero-themed cleats for pregame workouts. On Sunday, prior to the Panthers' first postseason appearance in five years, Newton went next-level with his cleats, featuring "SuperCam"-embossed straps. These aren't within shouting distance of legal in an actual game, so he just displays them pregame. [Pic via The Big Lead.]

This is the latest in Newton's growing series of superhero cleats. Before Week 13, he went with Batman:

And to start the season, Newton rocked some other Supercleats:

Alas, on his first drive, Newton threw an interception to Patrick Willis. Maybe the ball was laced with kryptonite. Let's go with that.

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