With a quarterback rating of 110.4, he also rushed for a touchdown, and became the first rookie to throw for 400 yards in his first career game.
He also rushed for 59 yards and a touchdown, including one run for 25 yards.
is an American football quarterback for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL).
He played college football at Auburn and was drafted as the first overall pick by the Panthers in the 2011 NFL Draft.
As a 16-year-old junior, he passed for 2,500 yards and 23 touchdowns and ran for 638 yards and nine touchdowns, gaining the attention of major college programs.
In his senior year, Newton was rated a five-star prospect by Rivals.com, the No.