Tennessee Titans rookie Will Levis experienced a aspiration vocation debut with four touchdown passes all through their earn about the Atlanta Falcons.
The quarter-back completed 19 of his 29 go attempts for 238 yards and 4 touchdowns – a few of them to DeAndre Hopkins as Titans secured the 28-23 triumph.
There was a wholesome moment in the stands at the Nissan Stadium as relatives and good friends of Levis ended up filmed embracing throughout his great exhibit.
“He was ballin’, huh,” Titans jogging back Derrick Henry explained.
“He was playing out of his thoughts. It was enjoyable how it came with each other with him handling the offense and us staying capable to end drives and will make some plays.”
Levis joins Minnesota Vikings Hall of Famer Fran Tarkenton (1961 vs. Bears) and former Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota (2015 vs. Buccaneers) as the 3rd player in NFL history with 4 passing touchdowns in his first profession game.
The 24-12 months-aged begun in position of Ryan Tannehill, who suffered a ideal superior ankle sprain in the Titans’ 7 days 6 reduction to the Baltimore Ravens in London.
“I was just trusting what I observed,” Levis mentioned of his throws to Hopkins.
“We knew we would get alternatives to go about the best on them. I just preferred to make the appropriate selections and he was performing a good task of having open up.”