Lamar Jackson is certainly not a favorite to defend his MVP title, nor is he even in the race through eight games. Jackson has repeatedly said that his goal is to win the Super Bowl in 2020 and — despite his stats falling off from last season — the Baltimore Ravens are on their way to another postseason berth with a chance to reach the title game for the first time in eight seasons.
The Ravens keep winning games, and sit in second place in the AFC North. Jackson isn’t tearing up defenses like he did a season ago, but he’s still 7-2 as a starter this season — tying Dan Marino for the best regular-season record through 30 starts at 25-5. Marino won his 30th career start, but lost his 31st — so Jackson actually has an opportunity to surpass him next week.
Jackson entered Sunday’s game against the