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Drew Brees, Saints break more records

Updated: January 2, 2012, 1:03 PM ET
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NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Saints set an NFL record for the most yards of offense in a season on Sunday, while Drew Brees broke Peyton Manning's 2010 mark for single-season completions.

The 2000 St. Louis Rams, nicknamed "The Greatest Show on Turf," held the previous net yardage mark of 7,075. New Orleans eclipsed that in the second quarter of Sunday's season finale against the Carolina Panthers on a pass from Brees to Robert Meachem before finishing with 7,474.

Brees also ...

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