Taysom Hill continues his case as the Swiss Army Knife of the NFL.
With the Saints trailing 14-3 to the Tampa Buccaneers midway through the third quarter, Taysom shifted momentum in the Saints favor with this blocked punt.
Taysom Hill shows Tampa Bay why you should #NeverPunt!@TeamGleason | #NOvsTB pic.twitter.com/PJAz4nhbgf— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) December 9, 2018
The Saints went on to score 25 unanswered points in their 28-14 win that moved them to 11-2 on the season.
ESPN Stats and info pulled out some stats showing just how versatile Taysom is:
Taysom Hill blocked a punt for the Saints today. So this season he has...— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) December 9, 2018
- Completed passes
- Run for a TD
- Caught a pass
- Returned kicks
- Recorded tackles on special teams
- Blocked a punt
With the blocked punt and his contributions on returns and kick coverage, Taysom is making a strong case to be included in the Pro Bowl as a special teams selection.