NEWS
07/29/2011 08:35 EDT | Updated 09/28/2011 05:12 EDT

No. 1 draft pick Cam Newton signs deal with Panthers, arrives at training camp

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - No. 1 draft pick Cam Newton has signed with the Carolina Panthers and has arrived at camp.

The team said Friday evening that Newton had signed and was attending team meetings. According to several media reports, Newton has agreed to a US$22-million, four-year deal.

The office for Newton's agent, Bus Cook, would not comment on terms of the deal.

Newton was seen Friday evening driving into the back lot of the Richardson Physical Activities Building and entering the offices that serve as team headquarters for Carolina's training camp at Wofford College.