Derek Carr vs Drew Brees Stats

Derek Carr Career Drew Brees
115 Games Played 287
2,599 Completions 7,142
4,035 Pass Attempts 10,551
64.4% Completion % 67.7%
28,501 Passing Yards 80,358
178 Passing Touchdowns 571
4.4% Touchdown Percentage 5.4%
75 Interceptions 243
1.9% Interception Percentage 2.3%
1,371 1st Downs from Passing 3,998
87 Longest Pass 98
7.1 Yards Per Pass Attempt 7.6
7.1 Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt 7.7
11.0 Yards Per Completion 11.3
247.8 Passing Yards Per Game 280.0
92.1 Quarterback Rating 98.7
212 Times Sacked 420
1,305 Yards Lost by Sack 2,991
6.4 Net Yards Per Pass Attempt 7.1
6.4 Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt 7.1
5.0% Sack Percentage 3.8%

In 115 contests in his career, Carr has completed 2,599 of his 4,035 tries for 28,501 yds. He averages 247.8 passing yards per contest with a 92.1 QB rating. Carr has thrown 178 touchdowns while giving up 75 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 87 yds. He’s lost a combined 1,305 yards while being sacked 212 different times. His touchdown rate when attempting a pass is 4.4% and his interception rate is 1.9%.

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%.

Derek Carr (2021) Most Recent Season Drew Brees (2020)
5 Games Played 12
131 Completions 275
205 Pass Attempts 390
63.9% Completion % 70.5%
1,605 Passing Yards 2,942
8 Passing Touchdowns 24
3.9% Touchdown Percentage 6.2%
4 Interceptions 6
2.0% Interception Percentage 1.5%
67 1st Downs from Passing 149
61 Longest Pass 52
7.8 Yards Per Pass Attempt 7.5
7.7 Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt 8.1
12.3 Yards Per Completion 10.7
321.0 Passing Yards Per Game 245.2
92.8 Quarterback Rating 106.4
15 Times Sacked 13
113 Yards Lost by Sack 89
6.8 Net Yards Per Pass Attempt 7.1
6.7 Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt 7.6
7.3% Sack Percentage 3.3%

Carr has completed 131 of his attempted 205 tosses for a completion percentage of 63.9%. His longest completion this season was for 61 yds and He has throwing for 321.0 yards per contest. This year, Carr has passed for 1,605 yards with 8 TDs and 4 interceptions. His quarterback rating is 92.8 with a TD percentage of 3.9% and an interception percentage of 2.0%. Over the course of the season, he has been sacked 15 different times totaling 113 yds lost behind the line of scrimmage.

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.