Cam Newton gives the ball to a kid after every touchdown. Here’s how to get one.

A Comprehensive Video Guide to Getting a Football From Cam Newton

A Comprehensive Video Guide to Getting a Football From Cam Newton

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Feb. 2 2016 10:28 AM

A Guide to Getting a Football From Cam Newton

Step 1: Be a kid.

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“Touchdown, Cam Newton” is a phrase that’s been spoken many times this season—50, to be exact. The Carolina Panthers quarterback has dominated the league this year, scoring with his arm and legs and dabbing every step of the way.

Newton’s touchdowns aren’t just great for his team—they’re also a boon to children in the first row of the stands. Whenever Newton crosses the goal line, he finds a kid and hands her the ball. It’s adorable, and predictable—if you’ve done your homework. If you want to get a ball from Cam, then watch the video above, the definitive guide to getting a gift from Cam Newton. Step 1: Be a child. 

Christian Lesperance is a freelance video producer and editor working with Slate. Check out more of his work here.