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While the play will surely be shown repeatedly on highlight reels this week,Jason Witten Jersey teammates say it is par for the course when it comes to Newton.
''Stuff like that scares you, but he's an amazing athlete and he can pull that off,Aaron Rodgers Jersey'' Brown said.
Tight end Greg Olsen joked that's exactly how the Panthers drew the play up.
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Mallett, starting in place of the benched Brian Hoyer,Eli Apple Jersey started slow and threw for 244 yards and a touchdown and ran for a 6-yard TD.
Texans coach Bill O'Brien didn't seem overly concerned about his team's 0-2 start.
''We're a resilient team,Darron Lee Jersey'' O'Brien said. ''I don't think we're anywhere where we need to be, but we're tough.Tony Romo Jersey We've got to stop digging ourselves into these holes.''
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But it was Kuechly's replacement, A.J.Justin Hunter Jersey Klein, who came up with the big defensive play for Carolina with his team up 17-10.
Klein intercepted Mallett early in the fourth quarter and Newton cashed in with a prefect strike to Brown,Eli Manning Jersey who outleaped Jonathan Joseph on a post route for the 24-10 lead. Brown had struggled in the preseason with dropped passes, but has been perfect so far during the regular season.
Mallett would run for a TD on fourth-and-4 cut the lead to 24-17 with 6:31 remaining.
The Texans had one last chance to tie the game after Crick blocked Graham Gano's 53-yard goal, but Mallet's pass on fourth-and-16 from the Carolina 20 sailed out of the end zone in the closing seconds.
''There are obviously plays I could have made that I didn't,'' Mallett said.