Cam Newton tops rookie passing mark
Manning's record was 3,739 yards.
Newton came in needing 18 yards to break the record and did it with a 7-yard completion to Brandon LaFell on the game's first drive. Newton was 3 for 3 on the opening drive for 20 yards as the Panthers scored on a nine-play, 80-yard touchdown drive.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.
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