How quickly did quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo get rid of the football in the Patriots' preseason win over the New Orleans Saints? An average of 2.17 seconds (sacks including in process). Here's the play-by-play breakdown:
2.5 - Complete to Martellus Bennett. Right flat.
2.67 - Sacked. Pressure off Nate Solder.
1.94 - Go route to Bennett. Inc
2.41 - Incomplete to DeAndre Carter. Outside the numbers. Slightly behind Carter.
2.08 - Bennett on shallow cross.
1.74 - Incomplete to James Develin. Pressure appears to come across Marcus Cannon's face.
2.82 - Wait on Bennett to sit in zone. Complete.
1.66 - immediate pressure...eventually sacked. David Andrews pulled off double late.
2.62 - Incomplete to James White. Left flat. White stops running.
1.33 - Complete to Aaron Dobson outside numbers. left side.
1.70 - Screen to White. Big gain.
1.61 - Dobson between the linebackers.
1.07 - Wide screen to Carter
2.37 - Seed to Malcom Mitchell. Mitchell runs short of the sticks. Complete.
2.30 - Fourth down play. Pressure at 2.30. Runs for first down.
2.90 - Looks safeties off. Comes to backside. Complete to Mitchell. 24 yards.
2.06 - Play action. Safety blitz. Incomplete. Had to chuck it to avoid sack
5.13 - Leaves pocket/feels pressure at 2.66. Poor decision and throw. Incomplete to Mitchell
1.21 - Mitchell in left flat.
1.86 - Mitchell right side. Outside the numbers.
1.66 - Incomplete to White in end zone. White has hands on the ball.