FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Josh Allen is understood for making some superb throws, and he added one other wild one to his assortment Thursday to stretch the Buffalo Bills‘ lead over the New England Patriots within the second quarter.
On third down from the New England 8-yard line, Allen stepped again within the pocket and rapidly scrambled to his proper with stress coming. Allen stored transferring as linebacker Mack Wilson Sr. pulled on the again of his jersey, with the quarterback shaking him off to make a throw from the sideline as Wilson fell to towards Allen’s ft. The move into the tip zone was a TD for vast receiver Gabe Davis and stretched the Bills’ result in 17-7. It was Davis’ first catch of the sport.
JOSHUA FREAKIN’ ALLEN.
— Buffalo Bills (@BuffaloBills) December 2, 2022
Allen’s time to throw on the landing was 6.34 seconds, per NFL Next Gen Stats. It was Allen’s fifth profession passing landing taking at the least six seconds to throw, tied for second most within the NFL with Russell Wilson over the previous 5 seasons. The solely quarterback with extra throughout that span is Patrick Mahomes (9).
On the throw, Allen was 0.3 yards away from the sideline, tied for the closest to the sideline on any completion since NFL Next Gen Stats started monitoring gamers in 2016.