The Associated Press
Auburn's Cam Newton (2) carries the ball as Oregon's Kenny Rowe (58) falls to the turf during the second half of the BCS national championship game Monday in Glendale, Ariz.
The Auburn Tigers will have to make due next season without Heisman winner Cam Newton. The school releasing a statement Thursday night ago announcing the quarterback's decision to skip his senior season and go into the NFL draft. Despite a less than stellar performance Monday in the title game, Newton is expected to be a first rounder. 50 touchdowns this season for Cam on the ground and through the air, The big question, like with Tebow, can he make it in the NFL as a passer. Newton's teammate Nick Fairley set to announce his decision Friday, most believe he too will jump.