Antonio Gates vs Shannon Sharpe Stats

Last Updated on February 24, 2024

Gates totaled 11,841 yards as a receiver in 236 games throughout his career. He hauled in 955 balls which averages 12.4 yards per reception. His longest reception of his career went for 72 yds and he was able to haul in 65.5% of the balls thrown in his direction. Gates (116 receiving touchdowns) compiled an average of 50.2 yds per game receiving and he has 4.0 receptions per contest in his career.

During his pro football career, Sharpe caught 62 receiving touchdowns and had a long reception of 82 yards. His receptions per contest and yards per outing average were 4.0 and 49.3 yards. He earned a total of 10,060 yards with an average of 12.3 yards per catch. His percentage of passes caught sat at 68.1% and he earned that by hauling in 815 out of the 1,197 passes that went in his direction. Shannon Sharpe took the field in 204 games during his career.

Antonio Gates vs Shannon Sharpe Stats

Antonio Gates Career Shannon Sharpe
236 Games Played 204
1,459 Targets 1,197
955 Receptions 815
65.5% Catch Percentage 68.1%
11,841 Receiving Yards 10,060
12.4 Yards Per Reception 12.3
116 Touchdowns 62
652 1st Downs 399
72 Longest Catch 82
8.1 Yards Per Target 8.4
4.0 Receptions Per Game 4.0
50.2 Receiving Yards Per Game 49.3

Gates played in 16 games in his final season. His catch percentage in his last season was 60.6% and he had that by grabbing 28 out of the 46 throws that went his way. He totaled 333 yards during his final season and ended the season with an average of 11.9 yards per reception. During his final season, Gates caught 2 receiving touchdowns and his longest catch of the season was 27 yards. Gates accounted for 333 yds in his last season.

Sharpe had a tally of 770 yards. Shannon Sharpe (8 receiving touchdowns) compiled an average of 51.3 yds per game receiving and he averaged 4.1 catches per contest. His longest catch in his last season went for 28 yards and he was able to haul in 60.6% of the balls thrown to him. He snatched 62 balls for an average of 12.4 yards per catch. Sharpe accumulated 770 yards as a receiver in his 15 games in his last year.

Antonio Gates (2018) Most Recent Season Shannon Sharpe (2003)
16 Games Played 15
46 Targets 102
28 Receptions 62
60.6% Catch Percentage 60.6%
333 Receiving Yards 770
11.9 Yards Per Reception 12.4
2 Touchdowns 8
25 1st Downs 42
27 Longest Catch 28
7.2 Yards Per Target 7.5
1.8 Receptions Per Game 4.1
20.8 Receiving Yards Per Game 51.3