An undrafted NFL rookie just threw a 75-yard touchdown on his first career completion
Detroit Lions undrafted rookie and third-string quarterback David Blough obtained the beginning on Thanksgiving, after injuries to Matthew Stafford (back and hip injuries) and Jeff Driskel (hamstring).
Unfazed playing on the national platform in his first professional match, Blough threw a 75-yard touchdown on his original career conclusion.
That is the second-longest touchdown by a quarterback in his first career completion because the 1970 merger, according to Elias Sports. Blough added an additional passing touchdown later from the first quarter to Marvin Jones, Jr..
His first Wikipedia page temporarily being changed to say he is the”present owner of this Chicago Bears” plus a photograph of a goat — for”best ever” — his bio page.
Blough joins business this year: He is one of four quarterbacks to throw according to the Detroit Lions.
Another quarterbacks on that list are Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Blough, who’d 41 interceptions and 64 career touchdown passes in Purdue, was undrafted in 2019. The Cleveland Browns signed him as a free agent and then traded to the Lions at the end of the preseason.