"Obviously there's a lot of other programs that rely on that funding but our particular funding does not," he told The Sun. "It's a much bigger issue nationwide because a lot of programs rely on those block grants to provide services."
A dinner, a friend, a lifeline →
Backup quarterback Derek Anderson said Newton is putting in just as many hours, if not more, in the film room this season.
Newton: 'Demoralizing' season not due to lack of preparation →