While No. 2 Auburn wins, Cam Newton controversies emerge

Everything should be beautiful at the place called “the loveliest village on the Plains.” The Auburn Tigers (10-0) are No. 2 in the Bowl Championship Series standings. If they finish undefeated, they will compete for college football’s national title Jan. 10.
Smudging this perfect picture is the controversy surrounding quarterback Cam Newton, considered the leading candidate for the Heisman Trophy.