Quick draws

The Vikings have managed only two sacks in the past three games after collecting them in bunches during a five-game winning streak. One of the big reasons: Quarterbacks simply are getting the ball out faster.

 

Week 1: Marcus Mariota, Titans

Sacks: 2

Average time before throwing: 2.48 seconds

 

Week 2: Aaron Rodgers, Packers

Sacks: 5

Time before throwing: 2.70 seconds

 

Week 3: Cam Newton

Sacks: 8

Time before throwing: 3.10 seconds

 

Week 4: Eli Manning, Giants

Sacks: 0

Time before throwing: 2.37 seconds

 

Week 5: Brock Osweiler

Sacks: 4

Time before throwing: 2.51 seconds

 

Week 6: Bye week

 

Week 7: Carson Wentz, Eagles

Sacks: 0

Time before throwing: 2.28 seconds

 

Week 8: Jay Cutler, Bears

Sacks: 1

Time before throwing: 2.66 seconds

Week 9: Matthew Stafford, Lions

Sacks: 1

Time before throwing: 2.37 seconds

 

Source: Pro Football Focus