Joe Burrow earns FedEx Air Player of the Week nomination

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) throws a pass away from New York Jets' Lamarcus...
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) throws a pass away from New York Jets' Lamarcus Joyner (29) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)(Adam Hunger | AP)
Published: Sep. 26, 2022 at 4:39 PM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - Cincinnati Bengals (1-2) quarterback Joe Burrow is a nominee for the FedEx Air Player of the Week for his game against the New York Jets (1-2).

On the road Sunday, Burrow completed 23 of 36 attempts for 275 yards and three touchdowns for a 114.9 passer rating in the Bengals’ win over the Jets.

Burrow’s performance and a dominant Bengals defense guided Cincinnati to their first win of the regular season.

Fans can vote for Burrow online. Voting ends at 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Additional Air Nominees:

  • Philadelphia QB Jalen Hurts completed 22 of 35 attempts for 340 yards and three touchdowns for a 123.5 passer rating in the Eagles’ win over the Washington Commanders.
  • Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen completed 42 of 63 attempts for 400 yards and two touchdowns for a 94.7 passer rating in Week 3.

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