While still very young, Andrew Luck has really made a mark on the NFL. With so many impressive accomplishments already, it’s time to take a look at some of his NFL firsts:
The first player in the NFL to catch a pass from Andrew Luck was Dominique Jones who hauled one in for an eight yard gain.
The first player Andrew Luck threw a pass to in the NFL that ended up as an incompletion was Reggie Wayne.
In his very first NFL game, Andrew Luck got the first loss of his career when he and the Colts fell on the road to the Chicago Bears, 41-21.
First 300 Yard Game
Andrew Luck broke the 300 yard passing mark in his very first game when he threw for 309 yards in a loss to the Bears.
The first player to intercept an NFL pass thrown by Andrew Luck was Tim Jennings of the Chicago Bears.
First Rushing Attempt
Andrew Luck’s first NFL rushing attempt resulted in a three yard gain. He was tackled by Henry Milton of the Bears.
First 400 Yard Game
The first time Andrew Luck threw for more than 400 yards in one game was when he threw for 433 in a 23-20 win over the Dolphins in the eighth game of his 2012 rookie season.
First Postseason Game
Andrew Luck’s first postseason game saw him and the Colts fall 24-9 on the road against the Ravens on January 6, 2013. In that game he completed 28 of 54 passes for 288 yards and an interception.
First 50 Yard Rushing Game
Andrew Luck topped 50 yards rushing in a game for the first time in the NFL in his third career game, a loss to the Jaguars, when he ran the ball four times for 50 yards.
First Rushing Touchdown
The first rushing touchdown of Andrew Luck’s NFL career came in a 2012 win over the Packers when he ran one in up the middle from three yards out.
First Four TD Game
Throwing four or more TD passes in an NFL game is quite an accomplishment. The first time Andrew Luck did it in an NFL game was on December 12, 2012 in a Colts win over the Lions. He threw four TD passes that year including two to Donnie Avery and one each to LaVon Brazill and Coby Fleener.
First 10 TD Pass Opponent
The first opposing team that Andrew Luck would accumulate 10 or more touchdown passes against during his career was the Houston Texans.
The first penalty called on Andrew Luck in the NFL came against the Jets in 2012 when he was called for intentional grounding.
First Time Leading The NFL In TD Passes
2014 saw third year quarterback Andrew Luck lead the NFL in TD passes for the first time when he threw a total of 40.
First Player To Catch More Than One Andrew Luck TD Pass
The first NFL player to catch more than one TD pass from Andrew Luck during his career was Dwayne Allen.