Films Encore: Manning Breaks Rookie Passing Record

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It appears that Cam Newton’s stellar rookie campaign will end with Rookie of the Year honors, as the Carolina star broke another rookie quarterback record on Sunday, this time passing the great Peyton Manning.

Manning’s record of 3,739 passing yards in 1998 stood for 13 years after it shattered the mark held by Rick Mirer, who threw for 2,833. For today’s Encore, let’s take a look back at the game when Manning became the new standard for rookie passers – until now.

Check out the highlight as originally presented on “Inside the NFL”:

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