|Baker Mayfield||Career||Drew Brees|
|609||1st Downs from Passing||3,998|
|7.5||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.6|
|7.2||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.7|
|12.0||Yards Per Completion||11.3|
|242.3||Passing Yards Per Game||280.0|
|710||Yards Lost by Sack||2,991|
|6.6||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.1|
|6.4||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.1|
Mayfield has thrown 79 touchdowns while giving up 45 interceptions and the longest completion of his career went for 89 yards. His TD rate on pass attempts is 4.8% and his interception rate is 2.7%. He’s been driven back 710 yards while being the victim of a quarterback sack 104 times. He is averaging 242.3 yds per contest through the air with a 89.1 QB rating. In 51 contests in his career, Mayfield has completed 1,029 of his 1,651 attempts for 12,355 yds.
In 287 contests in his career, Brees has completed 7,142 of 10,551 attempts for a total of 80,358 yards. He averages 280.0 yards per game through the air with a 98.7 quarterback rating. Brees has thrown 571 touchdowns while tossing 243 picks and the longest pass of his career went for 98 yds. He’s lost 2,991 yards while being sacked 420 times. His TD percentage is 5.4% and his interception percentage is 2.3%.
|Baker Mayfield (2021)||Most Recent Season||Drew Brees (2020)|
|58||1st Downs from Passing||149|
|8.6||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.5|
|8.5||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.1|
|12.8||Yards Per Completion||10.7|
|248.0||Passing Yards Per Game||245.2|
|90||Yards Lost by Sack||89|
|7.3||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.1|
|7.2||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.6|
This season, Mayfield has thrown for a total of 1,240 yards with 4 TDs and 2 interceptions. So far this year, he has been sacked 13 different times totaling 90 yds lost. His quarterback rating is 96.9 with a TD percentage of 2.8% and an interception rate of 1.4%. His longest pass completion of the year went for 71 yds and He has averaging 248.0 yards per outing. Mayfield has completed 97 of his attempted 145 tosses for a completion percentage of 66.9%.
Brees passed for 24 touchdowns last season compared to 6 picks and his longest throw of the year went for 52 yards. His TD percentage when attempting a pass was 6.2% and his interception rate was 1.5%. He has lost a combined 89 yards while being the victim of a QB sack 13 times. He averaged 245.2 yds per contest through the air with a 106.4 QB rating. In 12 contests last season, Brees completed 275 of his 390 attempts for a total of 2,942 yards.