Lamar jacked, son.
The Ravens and the Payments had been locked in a defensive battle — that includes a few offensive offenses — of their AFC playoff sport Saturday night time when Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson threw a back-breaking, record-tying pick-six to Taron Johnson put the Payments up by 14 factors.
Jackson did his finest to trace down Johnson, however Johnson wasn’t touched as he hit paydirt.
The Payments DB achieved some critical velocity of his personal, surpassing 20 mph — which is dashing in some areas — and tying an NFL playoff file together with his 101-yard interception return. The Packers’ George Teague notched a 101-yard return within the 1993 wild-card spherical.
Taron Johnson (101-yard INT Return TD)
Taron Johnson reached a prime velocity of 20.39 MPH on this pick-six, Jackson’s first INT within the purple zone of his profession.
— Subsequent Gen Stats (@NextGenStats) January 17, 2021
The Ravens quarterback had a sport to neglect, capped by the pick-six and then being ruled out while in the concussion protocol following a nasty hit stemming from an errant snap.
Tyler Huntley entered the sport in reduction of Jackson, main the Ravens down the sphere however not having the ability to produce factors within the fourth quarter. Baltimore misplaced the divisional spherical sport 17-3.