Hines on Newton

He has really stepped up as a leader," Hines said. "You come in as a freshman and everybody knows he's got the talent.

He has really stepped up as a leader," Hines said. "You come in as a freshman and everybody knows he's got the talent.

He's got the tools to be a great quarterback and the way he has stepped up and be such a great leader for our offense since the spring has been great to see from. He's stepped up and he's bringing everybody else with him.

We asked Hines about the comment that LaRod King recently stated about Newton being a worka holic? He said - "He definitelt is. He 's really loves being a football player. If he had it his way, he would do no classes and just workout all day." Hines said now that it's his position he's more comfortable and really stepping up.


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