Josh Allen captains the biggest comeback of his career

2) Josh Allen ties Peyton Manning in 17-point comeback win over Ravens

Allen led the biggest comeback of his career, bringing the Bills back from a 17-point, first-half deficit against Baltimore. It was the Bills’ first comeback win of that margin or more since Weeks 2 and 3 in 2011, when Ryan Fitzpatrick was the Bills’ starting quarterback.

Allen had his 22nd career game with at least one pass and rush touchdown, the second-most by a player in his first five seasons in the Super Bowl era (Cam Newton had 31 from 2011-15). The 2018 first-round pick now has 147 career offensive touchdowns, tied with Peyton Manning for the fourth-most in a player’s first five seasons in NFL history. Allen needs 25 touchdowns in his final 13 games of 2022 to break Hall of Famer Dan Marino’s NFL record of 171. He would also pass Cam Newton (160) and Patrick Mahomes (159) on that list should he do so.

3) Ravens make the wrong kind of history after another blown lead

The Ravens found another way to lose a large lead in Week 4, marking their second loss this season after having a lead of at least 17 points in the game. It was the Ravens’ second consecutive home loss after having a 17-plus point lead in the game (Baltimore had a 21-point lead over Miami in Week 2). They tied seven other teams for the most such home losses in a season in NFL history. The 2003 Falcons and the 2020 Chargers (three such games) are the only teams in NFL history with more blown leads of 17+ points in an entire season.

Lamar Jackson threw an interception on fourth-and-goal from the 2-yard line with 4:09 remaining and the score tied at 20. Baltimore never saw the ball again. The Ravens are the first team since play-by-play data was tracked in 1991 to be tied or leading and have the ball inside the opponent’s 5-yard line to then turnover the ball and lose the game without retaining possession again.

4) Lions games offering historic scoring

Through four weeks, some of the best fantasy football advice could be this: start any players you have involved in Lions games. The Lions lead the NFL in scoring offense (35.0 PPG) and are last in scoring defense (35.3 PPG allowed) in 2022. The only team to do that for an entire season was the 2000 Rams, led by Hall of Famer Kurt Warner. The Rams lost in the Wild Card Round that season and did so between Super Bowl appearances in 1999 (won SB XXXIV vs Titans) and 2001 (lost SB XXXVI vs Patriots).

The Lions have scored 140 points and allowed 141 points in 2022. That 281-point total is the most combined points and points allowed through four games in NFL history. The 2022 Lions have lost two games in which they scored at least 35 points, tied for the most in a single season in NFL history.

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