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C.J Stroud is the Rookie of the Year! | Texans QB is rewriting Rookie Records


Stroud has been making an amazing impact in Houston. Photo: @cjstroud
Stroud has been making an amazing impact in Houston. Photo: @cjstroud

Houston's rookie sensation, C.J. Stroud, is not just making waves; he's rewriting the record books as he navigates his inaugural NFL season. With each throw, Stroud is etching his name alongside some of the league's legendary quarterbacks, proving he's a force to be reckoned with.

As the second overall pick from the NFL Draft in 2023, he has lived up to the hype. Photo: @cjstroud
As the second overall pick from the NFL Draft in 2023, he has lived up to the hype. Photo: @cjstroud

Ascending the Rookie Ranks: Stroud's ascent up the rookie passing yards ladder is nothing short of remarkable. Currently, he stands in second place in the NFL this season with an impressive 2,626 passing yards, a feat achieved in his first nine career starts. As he gears up for his 10th game against Cincinnati this Sunday, Stroud can break into the top five for the most passing yards ever by a player in their first 10 career games.


Chasing Historic Milestones: In his last outing, Stroud became only the second rookie ever to record at least 350 passing yards in consecutive games. This accomplishment adds to his already impressive resume, featuring three games this season with at least 350 passing yards. This achievement not only ties him for the most such games in the league in 2023 but also ties him for the most by a rookie in NFL history.

Stroud stands in second place in the NFL this season with an impressive 2,626 passing yards. Photo: @cjstroud
Stroud stands in second place in the NFL this season with an impressive 2,626 passing yards. Photo: @cjstroud

With the potential for another 350-yard performance this season, Stroud could make history by becoming the first rookie ever to record at least 350 passing yards in four games. This would solidify his place in the annals of NFL achievements.


Consistent Excellence: Stroud's consistency is another hallmark of his rookie campaign. He has four games with at least 300 passing yards and a touchdown pass, a performance level that ties him for the most in the league. If he manages another stellar performance, Stroud will join a select group of rookies with at least 300 passing yards and a touchdown pass in five or more games. This exclusive club includes notable names like Justin Herbert, Andrew Luck, and Daniel Jones.


As C.J. Stroud takes the field against Cincinnati, fans are not just witnessing a game; they're seeing a rookie quarterback on the verge of rewriting history. Will Stroud continue his unprecedented rookie campaign and surpass even more milestones? The journey unfolds with every pass, and football enthusiasts eagerly await where this remarkable rookie season takes him.













This is Dez Barnes of Pretty Girls Love Sports, a new writer on the MTMV Sports platform. I am a retired US Army veteran, professional cheerleader, dog mom, and avid sports lover. Feel free to follow my writings as I dive into the latest sports news! You can find me on all social media channels @PGLOVESPORTS.


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