Cowboys cornerback DaRon Bland has confirmed to be a nightmare for opposing quarterbacks this season, and thru a stellar begin to the yr, has made some crew historical past as nicely.
Along with his pick-six in Week 8 towards the Rams, Bland now has three interceptions returned for a landing, changing into the primary participant in Dallas historical past to perform the feat, as ESPN’s Todd Archer highlighted.
Da'Ron Bland is the primary participant in Cowboys historical past with 3 decide sixes in a season https://t.co/HXvxq6VAj3
— Todd Archer (@toddarcher) October 29, 2023
But when Bland’s three pick-sixes by seven video games is not spectacular sufficient, the very fact he is caught extra landing passes than a number of the extremely proficient NFL large receivers is nothing wanting eye-opening. It is a checklist that features the next names, per Pro Football Focus:
- DeVonta Smith
- Tee Higgins
- Tyler Lockett
- Jaylen Waddle
- Calvin Ridley
The interception on Sunday marked Bland’s fourth of the season. He additionally entered Week 8 with 21 mixed tackles and 7 passes defensed, for good measure.