DeShawn Shead had a strong coverage performance in Sunday’s 27-17 win over the New York Jets. Shead was thrown at four times but only allowed one catch for 7 yards. According to Pro Football Focus, Ryan Fitzpatrick’s QB rating when throwing into Shead’s coverage was only 39.6.
Twitter also noticed the strong performance from the undrafted free agent turned captain.
— Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) October 3, 2016
— Go Hawks News (@GoSeahawksNews) October 2, 2016
Richard Sherman, DeShawn Shead, and Jeremy Lane. A dynamic trio at CB. They have been playing outstanding so far this season. #LOB
— David Stobbe (@David_Seahawks) October 3, 2016
— cover32 Seahawks (@cover32_SEA) October 2, 2016
Everyone wanted to talk about @dshead24 a few weeks ago but he’s ballin today! Don’t sleep!
— Zack ⭐️ (@ZechariahBrown6) October 2, 2016
That’s a great breakup by DeShawn Shead.
— Curtis Crabtree (@Curtis_Crabtree) October 2, 2016
Nice pass breakup by DeShawn Shead. Third-and-long coming up for the Jets.
— John Boyle (@johnpboyle) October 2, 2016
Shead and the rest of the Seahawks will build on the momentum, rest in their bye week and get ready for their week 6 game against the Atlanta Falcons.