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Cam Newton makes it look that easy

The Panthers' QB was better than advertised, passing for 422 yards in his rookie debut

Originally Published: September 12, 2011
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It wasn't a debut, but a revelation. It was the kind of game -- even though his team lost -- that made you think, He can't make it look that easy, can he?

Cam Newton can, and did. He wore his 2011 draft status on his jersey (No. 1), but didn't play like a rookie making his first-ever NFL regular-season start. He played like he's been in the league for years, not months.

The Arizona Cardinals threw everything at him except Camelback Mountain. They blitzed him up ...

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