This NFL is becoming more and more interesting as the weeks pass by. All the teams have been giving their best, but only two of them are still undefeated. It’s the Philadelphia Eagles and the Same Francisco 49ers with a 4-0 record each. However, it’s 49ers star Brock Purdy who has grabbed everyone’s attention recently. The 23-year-old QB’s performance against the Arizona Cardinals has everyone in awe.
The 49ers recently played against the Cardinals, thrashing them by 35-16 on October 2. It was the star player Brock Purdy who came out to be the hero of the game. The quarterback recorded 1 touchdown for 283 passing yards and completed 20 out of his 21 attempts. With his performance, he has left all the top players behind including Josh Allen, Patrick Mahomes, and Joe Burrow. However, this isn’t the only game when the 6-foot-1 player impressed everyone.
Brock Purdy ranks this season
Pass Rating 1st
Win pct t-1st
Pass TD/INT t-1st
Those look like franchise QB type numbers tbh pic.twitter.com/Lnb1QlGheh
— NFL on CBS 🏈 (@NFLonCBS) October 3, 2023
The NFL star got the chance to start for the team after Jimmy Grappolo’s injury last year. With the win against the Cardinals, Brock Purdy has made an interesting record. The Iowa State star has not lost any game since he made his NFL debut. It’s worth noting that his first win was against none other than the NFL legend Tom Brady himself.
Purdy led the 49ers to a 37-3 victory over Brady’s Buccaneers in December last year, beginning his winning streak. Ever since then, Mr. Irrelevant has won all of his first 9 regular season games. Brock Purdy has gotten a lot of praise from everyone including Jets QB Aaron Rodgers because of his recent form.
The 49ers quarterback is in his full form and reportedly has the highest pass rating this season. Now, the team must be expecting him to continue his exceptional performance and lead the team to a Super Bowl win.
A look at the NFL stats of Brock Purdy
Born on December 27, 1999, Brock Purdy has been phenomenal ever since his childhood. He attended Perry High School in Gilbert, Arizona, and played football there. After that, the Arizona-born QB joined the prestigious Iowa University. Purdy got the start for the team as a freshman after their starting QB Kyle Kempt got injured.
The NFL star made the best out of the opportunity and impressed everyone throughout his college career. Last year, Brock Purdy signed his rookie contract with the San Francisco 49ers. He was the team’s last pick (262nd) in the 7th round during the NFL draft 2022. This further gave him his nickname: Mr. Irrelevant. He began his career against Tom Brady and became the 1st player in NFL history to beat the Hall of Famer’s team on his debut.
Throughout his NFL career of 9 games, Brock Purdy has been stellar. The 220 lb athlete has recorded 18 TDs and 4 interceptions for 2,393 passing yards. Purdy presently holds a passer rating of 110.4. The star QB has completed 195 out of the 282 passing attempts he made and holds a completion percentage of 69.1.
Purdy’s NFL career till now reflects nothing but resilience, determination, and hard work. The quarterback has been giving his best in the game. With his exceptional performance, Brock Purdy has already gained many fans.