Our friends at The Swing of Things take a look at the top streaks in sports history.
With the Red Sox’s Jackie Bradley Jr. in the midst of an impressive 27-game hitting streak, it seems like the perfect time to brush off this Pick-Six idea I’ve had waiting in the shadows for the past few months. Whether it’s a winning streak, hit streak, a streak of starting games, and everything in between, fans love to watch a streak. It boosts ratings, sells out stadiums, and gives everyone something easy to talk about. In honor of all of this excitement, it’s time to take a look at the best streaks in sports history.
6. Drew Brees’ 54 Consecutive Games With A Touchdown Pass
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It’s rare for a quarterback to be as consistent as Drew Brees was from 2009-2012, where he threw a touchdown pass in 54 straight games. That’s the equivalent of three and a half regular seasons, and solidified himself in the record…
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