The reigning Super Bowl MVP threw a go-ahead touchdown pass in the final two minutes of a game for the first time in his career.
The Raiders quarterback name-checked the Houston Rockets star in the 35-31 defeat against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday Night Football.
Newton is the first quarterback in the Super Bowl era to have nine rushing touchdowns in his first eight starts of the season.
The NFC East has a combined record of 8-21-1 and is the only division in which each team has a losing record this season.
Both quarterbacks endured a night to forget, combining for just two touchdowns and six turnovers as the Eagles edged the Cowboys.
The rookie quarterback endured a debut to forget, completing just over 50 percent of his passes with two fumbles and four sacks.
The Baltimore Ravens host the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers, while the Dallas Cowboys travel to Philadelphia to face the Eagles on Sunday Night Football.
Seattle's porous defense allowed 519 yards to Arizona, as the Seahawks squandered a 10-point fourth quarter lead.
The Seahawks could get off to a 5-0 start to the season for the first time in franchise history with a win over the Vikings.
Week 5 of the NFL season kicks off with the Chicago Bears hosting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday Night Football
A banged-up Philadelphia Eagles travel to San Francisco looking for their first win of the season, while the 49ers hope to improve their record to 3-1.
Week 4 of the NFL season begins on Thursday when the New York Jets host the Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football.
The Packers arrive in New Orleans looking to improve to 3-0, while Drew Brees and the Saints aim to bounce back after a loss to the Raiders on Monday Night Football.
Sunday Night Football sees the New Orleans Saints host the Green Bay Packers, while the Chiefs and Ravens collide on Monday Night Football.
The Seahawks and the Patriots meet in a rematch of Super Bowl XLIX after both made winning starts to the season.
After an eventful first round of matches over the weekend, Week 2 of the NFL season begins on Thursday night when the Cleveland Browns host the Cincinnati Bengals.
A new era begins for both teams, with Mike McCarthy taking charge of his first game as Cowboys head coach, while the Rams move into SoFi Stadium.
The Green Bay Packers, San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys all feature three times on Sunday Night Football this season.
The 2020 season is scheduled to start on September 10, when the Kansas City Chiefs host the Houston Texans
The two divisional rivals collide on Sunday with the NFC West title and the No. 1 seed in the NFC on the line.
Five teams clinched a postseason berth in Week 15 and three divisions can be decided this weekend, with the Packers, Cowboys and Texans all within reach of divisional titles.
Buffalo could clinch a playoff spot with a win in Pittsburgh, while the Steelers can leapfrog the Bills in the race for a wildcard spot.
The San Francisco 49ers look to clinch a playoff spot after re-taking control of the NFC, while Houston faces a difficult trip to Tennessee.
The Seahawks could clinch a playoff spot with a win over their NFC West on Sunday night, while the Rams need a win to keep their playoff hopes alive.
The Baltimore Ravens have taken control of the AFC and the New Orleans Saints could overtake the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.
New England could qualify for the playoffs for the 11th consecutive season with a win in Houston, as long as the Raiders fail to beat the Chiefs.
Week 13 features three games on Thanksgiving Day, while the New England Patriots face the Texans in Houston on "Sunday Night Football."
The 9-1 49ers host the 8-2 Packers in a game with potentially huge implications for the NFC playoffs.
Week 12 begins on Thursday night with a crucial AFC South matchup as the Houston Texans host the Indianapolis Colts.