NFL Red Zone Report: Week 2
Matt Selz breaks down red zone performances and stats from across the NFL.
The NFL season is starting to get into full swing a couple of weeks into the grind and some surprising results have happened already. There have been plenty of injuries but aside from that, there are teams doing better than we thought they’d be and opposite of that holds true as well. There are also players that have started to break out and those that are struggling in the early part of year. That’s all well and good but we’re carrying most about what guys have done inside the 20 to this point and what defenses are looking strong in that part of the field.
Red Zone Passing Attempts
Joe Flacco , QB DEN – He was written off in Baltimore and then thought to be a place warmer for the Broncos new shiny QB drafted this year. However, he’s leading the NFL in Red Zone attempts. He’s tossed the ball 18 times inside the 20 while completing nine of them for two touchdowns and a pick. Flacco has been known for throwing deep balls or just going for the TEs in the previous...