NFL Reactions: Week 3

NFL Reactions: Week 3

This article is part of our NFL Reactions series.

-Josh Allen put forth against the Rams what might be the best game of his NFL career to this point, completing  24-of-33 passes for 311 yards, four touchdowns and one interception passing while adding eight yards and a fifth touchdown rushing. Even with the standout Rams corners slowing down Stefon Diggs (four catches for 49 yards and one touchdown on six targets) and John Brown (zero catches on two targets), Allen managed to divert 16 total targets to Cole Beasley, Gabriel Davis and Devin Singletary for a combined 231 yards. The Rams defense is good by most measures, so if Allen can put up numbers like this against a defense like this then it seems that he really has turned a corner as a passer.

-Jared Goff had a big game of his own despite losing to the Bills, completing 23-of-32 passes for 321 yards, two touchdowns and one interception while running for a third touchdown. The bigger story for the Rams offense was probably the breakout game for Darrell Henderson, who took 20 carries for 114 yards and one touchdown in a game where Malcolm Brown took just seven carries for 19 yards. Brown is still capable and Cam Akers (ribs) is too good of a prospect to just disappear once healthy, but Henderson will compel the Rams to give him touches if he keeps playing like that.

-After carrying the Patriots offense on his own in the first two weeks, Cam Newton let the

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