Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray is making his NFL MVP case early with two consecutive dominating performances in back-to-back wins to begin 2021.

In Week 1, Murray had 289 passing yards, 4 landing passes and an interception in a 38-13 victory over the Tennessee Titans. He added a landing on the underside as correctly. In Week 2, he had 400 passing yards, three landing passes and two interceptions and in addition to added a dashing landing. Arizona held on for the win over the Minnesota Vikings, 34-33.

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Murray’s first two games of the 2021 season are already one amongst many best begins in NFL historic earlier. He is the first participant with not less than three landing passes and one dashing landing contained in the first two games of the NFL season, in accordance with NFL analysis.

He furthermore has 12 occupation games with each a passing and dashing landing, which is now fourth in NFL historic earlier for a quarterback in his first three seasons contained in the NFL. Only Cam Newton (20), Josh Allen (16) and Dak Prescott (13) have further inside the same span.

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The Cardinals are 2-0 to begin the season, nonetheless the win over the Vikings wasn’t fairly. It acquired proper right here all the best way during which proper all the way down to a missed Greg Joseph kick that decided the sport.

Murray acknowledged how ugly the win was.

“I tell you all the time, it comes down to shooting ourselves in the foot and stopping ourselves,” he talked about, through the team’s website. (*2*)

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) celebrates his touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) celebrates his landing in course of the Minnesota Vikings in the course of the first half of an NFL soccer recreation, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz.
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Murray and Arizona play the Jacksonville Jaguars on the freeway in Week 3.