Trevor Lawrence‘s first NFL landing go went to … a man who had simply 12 catches within the earlier 5 seasons.
The Jacksonville Jaguars signed tight finish Chris Manhertz to be a blocking tight finish, however on second-and-7 from the Houston 22-yard line he received a free launch off the road of scrimmage, ran by linebacker Zach Cunningham and was extensive open contained in the 10-yard line. Cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III and security Justin Reid tried to shut on Manhertz however Lawrence delivered the ball on the 3-yard line. Manhertz snagged it and fell into the tip zone with 12:20 to play within the first half.
.@Trevorlawrencee has his first NFL landing go!
— Jacksonville Jaguars (@Jaguars) September 12, 2021