This degree of difficulty stat on Agholor's amazing TD catch is crazy


It took a while for the New England Patriots to find the end zone in Sunday's Week 2 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, but it happened in emphatic fashion.

The Patriots were facing a third-and-3 from the Steelers' 44-yard line with 22 seconds remaining in the second quarter when quarterback Mac Jones took a shot deep down the right side of the field to wide receiver Nelson Agholor.

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Agholor leaped up and made an absolutely amazing catch over Steelers defensive back Ahkello Witherspoon and ran into the end zone. The score put the Patriots up 10-3 after a mostly sluggish first half for both offenses.

Check out Agholor's incredible reception in the video below: 

How difficult was that catch and touchdown between Jones and Agholor? This stat from ESPN paints a compelling picture:

Agholor caught four of the 10 passes that Jones completed in the first half. 

The Patriots entered Sunday's matchup at Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh with an 0-1 record.