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Drew Pearson (1026 receiving yards) and Tony Hill (1062 receiving yards) of the 1979 Dallas Cowboys.

In the American Football League, Don Maynard (1265 receiving yards) and Art Powell (1167 receiving yards) of the 1960 New York Titans.

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Q: Who was the first 1000 yd receiving tandem in the NFL?
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