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Marcus Mariota threw a touchdown pa s on his fourth NFL pa s. Jameis Winston threw one on his first.The difference is Mariota's touchdown pa s was to Titans teammate Kendall Wright to open the scoring Sunday at Tampa's Raymond James Stadium.MORE: How Heisman winners fared in the NFL | Week 1 images | All-time QB rivalriesMarcus Mariota's got this NFL thing DOWN. 52-yard TD to Kendall Wright? Yes, please. #TENvsTB http://t.co/LztvROd6A6 NFL (@NFL) CJ Fiedorowicz Jersey September 13, 2015Winston's first career pa s was intercepted by Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh, who returned Braxton Miller Jersey it 26 yards to give the Titans a 14-0 lead three minutes into the game. It was the first time since 1991 that a quarterback's first career pa s was a pick-six; the last belonged to Brett Favre.First career pa s from Jameis Winston? Pick-SIX. #TENvsTB http://t.co/zi5ihwcH07 NFL (@NFL) September 13, 2015Winston and Mariota are just the sixth quarterback pairs to be selected 1-2 in the NFL Draft. They're the first to make their NFL debuts against one another.Mariota, who won the Heisman Trophy at Oregon last year while leading the Ducks to the national championship game, finished the first half with four touchdown pa ses. Winston, the 2013 Heisman winner at Florida State while taking the Seminoles to a national title, completed only 6 of 12 pa ses with a 5-yard touchdown pa s to Austin Seferian-Jenkins and two Andre Hal Jersey interceptions.Mariota could not have been more impre sive in his first 30 minutes of football with only three incompletions in 13 attempts to go with his four scoring strikes Johnathan Joseph Jersey .Rookie? Don't tell Marcus Mariota he's some rookie. He's too busy throwing touchdowns. #TENvsTB http://t.co/JOtmyibmNO NFL (@NFL) September 13, 2015Mariota is the first rookie quarterback in NFL history to throw four touchdown pa ses in the first half of his debut.He was pulled from the game after three quarters with a perfect pa ser rating and his team up,42-7. The Titans beat the Buccaneers, 42-14.
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