LSU quarterback Joe Burrow capped what might be thought of one of many best single seasons in faculty soccer historical past by main No. 1 LSU’s 42-25 victory over No. 3 Clemson in the College Football Playoff championship recreation Monday.
Burrow put the topper on an unimaginable statistical efficiency that set the usual for quarterback play in the College Football Playoff period, not solely at LSU, but additionally in the SEC and, certainly, all of school soccer.
Here’s a take a look at 9 superb records Burrow set in the 2019 season:
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.893 successful proportion
Burrow completed his profession with a 25-Three document — and a successful proportion that was the very best by an LSU quarterback.
eight bowl recreation touchdowns
Before Burrow and Co. completed the job vs. Clemson in New Orleans, the second-year Tigers quarterback set an FBS bowl recreation document by placing up seven passing touchdowns and a speeding rating in the Tigers’ 63-28 Peach Bowl romp over Oklahoma in the semifinals.
60 passing touchdowns
Burrow closed out his 2019 season by breaking the FBS document of 58 landing passes set by Hawaii’s Colt Brennan in 2006.
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65 touchdowns chargeable for
Burrow additionally set the FBS single-season document for mixed scores, once more surpassing Brennan, who was chargeable for 63 touchdowns in 2006.
463 passing yards in the CFP title recreation
Burrow beat the mark of 420 yards set by Clemson’s Deshaun Watson in the 2017 CFP championship recreation in opposition to Alabama.
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521 yards of whole offense in the CFP title recreation
Burrow broke one other Watson mark, 478 whole yards in the 2015 title recreation.
956 Playoff passing yards
Burrow shattered the two-game Playoff document of 679 yards that Watson set in 2016.
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1,035 whole yards in the Playoff
Burrow additionally shattered the two-game document in this class; Watson compiled 779 yards in 2016. Burrow piled up 514 yards in opposition to Oklahoma and 521 yards in opposition to Clemson.
5,671 single-season passing yards
Burrow’s yardage set the SEC single-season document and tied Houston quarterback Case Keenum’s 2009 whole for third-most in faculty soccer historical past. Only Texas Tech’s Graham Harrell (5,705 in 2007) and B.J. Symons (5,833 in 2003) have thrown for extra yards.