Stats don't tell whole story for Newton, Brees

Panthers QB Cam Newton will aim to help extend his team's three-game win streak while burying the...

Panthers QB Cam Newton will aim to help extend his team's three-game win streak while burying the Falcons this Sunday. (GETTY IMAGES)

MIKE RUTSEY, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 7:51 PM ET

What’s the old saying — statistics are for losers.

Stats, though, are the name of the game even though they can be bent in any direction depending on the point of view.

In case of point you can look under the microscope at the performances of a couple of hot quarterbacks in Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers and Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints.


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