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Carolina Panthers' Spanish-language announcer is muy bueno

Cam Newton's in-game exuberance may rankle some traditional football fans, but the Carolina quarterback acts like a post-interception Peyton Manning compared to his team's Spanish-language radio announcer.

Jaime Moreno brings futbol flavour to TD calls

A Cam Newton touchdown run is a joy to watch, especially when set to the Panthers' Spanish-language radio call. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Cam Newton's in-game exuberance may rankle some traditional football fans, but the Carolina quarterback acts like a post-interception Peyton Manning compared to his team's Spanish-language radio announcer.

Play-by-play hombre Jaime Moreno, who calls games alongside his nephew and colour man Luis Moreno Jr., infuses his commentary with a decidedly futbol flavour.

Don't worry, you need not understand Spanish to appreciate these calls from the Panthers' 15-1 regular season, which paved the way to their appearance in Sunday's Super Bowl:

Week 2

The play: Newton somersaults over Houston defensive back Rahim Moore for a touchdown.

Translated sample: "You're flying like Superman, my dear dinosaur!"

Week 5

The play: Tight end Greg Olsen beats Seattle with a late go-ahead TD catch.

Translated sample: "Mayonnaise, mayonnaise! Whip it like mayonnaise, my dear Greg!"

Week 12

The play: Linebacker Luke Kuechly's pick-six keys a Thanksgiving rout of Dallas.

Translated sample: "He is Luke! He is Kuechly! Watermelon, cantaloupe and papaya for you!"

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