Ja'Marr Chase set rookie record in Bengals win

The Cincinnati wide receiver finished with 266 receiving yards, surpassing the previous mark set in 1979 by Jerry Butler.

The rookie wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase established a record more than 40 years old this Sunday in his historic first season in the NFL.

Chase was key this Sunday in the triumph of the Cincinnati Bengals about the Kansas City Chiefs that gives Cincy Her first AFC North title since 2015.

The wide receiver finished the game with 11 receptions for 266 yards and three touchdowns, breaking the record previous established by Jerry Butler of the Buffalo Bills in 1979 with 255.

Hall of Famer Jerry Rice was second with 241 receiving yards as a rookie in 1985.

He also broke a record of franchise that was held by Chad Johnson, who had a performance of 11 receptions for 260 yards and two touchdowns in 2006.

Chase he had touchdown receptions of 69, 18 and 72 yards against the Chiefs.

In the season, Chase accumulates 79 receptions for 1,429 yards and 13 touchdowns.