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Gonzalez sets NFL record for yards receiving by tight end

Updated: October 5, 2008, 5:06 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Tony Gonzalez got his record, but not much else.

The Kansas City star broke the NFL's career mark for yards receiving by a tight end Sunday, but finished with just three catches for 17 yards in a 34-0 loss to the Carolina Panthers.

"This is a game that a lot of us probably [would] just as soon forget," Gonzalez said.

Gonzalez entered the game 3 yards shy of Shannon Sharpe's 5-year-old record of 10,060 yards. He surpassed the mark on Kansas City's second ...

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