Two of the league’s longest tenured quarterbacks had an uncharted streak heading into Week 7 of the 2022 NFL season.
It was the second time since the Green Bay Packers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost for the second week in a row. Aaron Rodgers And Tom Brady are experiencing simultaneous failures.
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Both of their teams sit at 3-4, the latest in any season in which both their respective teams have been under .500 since Rodgers became a starter again in 2008.
This week, their opponents had some simple answers to their misfortunes:
Tampa Bay closed as a 13-point favorite, but couldn’t score a touchdown in the third biggest upset of Brady’s career.
Here is our crowd 😏 pic.twitter.com/ABtSpAz9N0
— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) October 23, 2022
Green Bay was favored in its last three games but dropped all three, matching its longest losing streak as a favorite in the Super Bowl era.
— Washington Commanders (@commanders) October 23, 2022
Teams across the league celebrated their wins with celebratory posts:
Cleveland attempted a pregame troll Thursday, but it was a futile attempt as Baltimore escaped with a victory. While its AFC North opponent didn’t respond to the tweet, Old Bay fired back with some barbs of its own.
They also think Super Bowls are overrated https://t.co/PXM4XsSADt
— Old Bay (@OLDBAYSeasoning) October 21, 2022
Old Bay ftw! 🦀💜 #WhereWeFan #andfootball pic.twitter.com/Hs725Ag8Ez
— Old Bay (@OLDBAYSeasoning) October 23, 2022
The Ravens have lost three times this season after blowing double-digit leads, but managed to overcome another fourth-quarter slump this week.
99 complications and @DafeOweh is 1. pic.twitter.com/iAqyHitFzd
— Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) October 23, 2022
The Giants started 6-1 or better, won each of their first seven games by one possession, and became the first team in NFL history to have six of their wins come by a combined 27 points.
Pool party at your house pic.twitter.com/piIMta6G5t
— New York Giants (@Giants) October 23, 2022
Dak Prescott’s first game got off to a slow start as the team went scoreless in the first quarter, but the Cowboys eventually recovered.
the lion @MicahhParsons11 > Lions.#DETvsDAL | #DallasCowboys pic.twitter.com/MAOUjfX7il
— Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) October 23, 2022
Joe Burrow is connected with Tyler Boyd On a 60-yard touchdown run early in the game, the Bengals never looked back, with Burrow passing for 345 yards in the first half alone.
Flying in the win column 😏 pic.twitter.com/nn0rg6Z4P2
— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) October 23, 2022
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