The Carolina Panthers have positioned quarterback Cam Newton on injured reserve with a foot harm.

“For the previous seven weeks, Cam has diligently adopted a program of relaxation and rehab and nonetheless is experiencing ache in his foot,” normal supervisor Marty Hurney stated in a press release. “He noticed two foot specialists final week who agreed that he ought to proceed that path prescribed by the crew’s medical workers, and that it doubtless will take important time for the harm to totally heal.”

Sources advised ESPN’s David Newton earlier this week that surgical procedure has not been really useful for Cam Newton, who has been sidelined since Week Three with a Lisfranc harm to his left foot.

Kyle Allen will stay the crew’s beginning quarterback because the Panthers (5-3) put together to face the Inexperienced Bay Packers on the street Sunday.