Cam Newton Asks Question On Patriots’ Instagram Of Young Julian Edelman

The post shows Edelman in 49ers gear


The New England Patriots are gearing up for a highly anticipated matchup against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.

And the Pats’ social media team had an interesting way of marking the occasion.

In a post Thursday, the team posted a photo of Julian Edelman as a kid dressed in 49ers colors.

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Throwing it back for Niners week ?

A post shared by New England Patriots (@patriots) on

An innocuous enough post. But when Cam Newton saw it, he had a question.

Maybe the timing of showing Edelman in Niners garb wasn’t the best considering how desperately the Patriots need a win this week.

But then again, it’s just a social media post.

Thumbnail photo via Winslow Townson/USA TODAY Sports Images

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