Lamar Jackson secured a giant victory in his first NFL begin in opposition to the Bengals to finish the Ravens’ three-game dropping streak.
The 21-year-old quarterback helped Baltimore pull off a 24-21 win in a important matchup that can assist decide the Ravens’ playoff destiny. He had a giant process of filling in for beginning quarterback Joe Flacco, who has been coping with a hip harm, and Jackson was tabbed the starter in Week 11 over Robert Griffin III, the No. 2 general decide within the 2012 draft.
Jackson, the 2016 Heisman Trophy winner at Louisville, delivered a formidable efficiency in his first begin as he accomplished 13-of-19 passes for 150 yards, although he did have one interception. His speeding recreation was the place he made an excellent stronger influence as he had 27 carries for 117 yards.
He additionally turned the primary Raven to hurry for greater than 100 yards in a recreation this season, in keeping with NFL Community.
Lamar Jackson is the primary Raven to hurry for 100 yards in a recreation this season.
— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) November 18, 2018
Jackson, 21, turned Baltimore’s first rookie beginning quarterback since 2008, when Flacco jumped to the highest of the depth chart due to accidents to Kyle Boller and Troy Smith, ESPN notes.
The Ravens transfer to 5-5 on the season, whereas the Bengals fell to 5-5 after beginning the season 4-1.