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Cordarrelle Patterson named to PFWA’s All-NFL team as kick returner

By akrammer@1500espn.com

Cordarrelle Patterson can add another accolade to his impressive rookie season as he’s been named to the Pro Football Writers Association’s All-NFL and All-NFC teams.

Patterson, 22, was named as a kick returner after he led the NFL in kickoff return average (32.4) and return touchdowns (2). He became the only receiver since the AFL-NFL merger to record three rushing touchdowns in one season. Patterson’s 32.4 yards-per-return is also the second-highest average since 1970.

The dynamic rookie made most of his opportunities, which came mainly in the second half of the…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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