Cam Newton declares for NFL draft

Cam Newton celebrates after the Auburn Tigers defeated the Oregon Ducks in the BCS Championship Game (Jan. 10, 2011, WBRC photo)
Cam Newton celebrates after the Auburn Tigers defeated the Oregon Ducks in the BCS Championship Game (Jan. 10, 2011, WBRC photo)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Auburn's latest Heisman Award winner, Cam Newton, has made himself available for the 2011 NFL Draft.

The announcement was made in a letter from Auburn University Thursday night.

Newton helped lead Auburn to its 1st national title since 1957 in his only season on The Plains.

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