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Joe Namath and Johnny Unitas
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Joe Namath and Johnny Unitas

1972

Joe Namath throws for 496 yards and six touchdowns as the New York Jets defeat Baltimore, 44-34. Colts quarterback Johnny Unitas throws for 376 yards as the teams combine for a record 872 passing yards.

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