In the 62 contests in his career, Watson has been successful on 1,323 of his 1,987 attempts for 16,030 yds. He averages 258.5 yds per game through the air with a 103.9 QB rating. Watson has passed for 113 touchdowns while giving up 43 interceptions and the longest completion of his career went for 77 yards. He’s lost a combined 1,191 yds while being sacked 203 times. His TD percentage when attempting a pass is 5.7% and his interception rate is 2.2%.
In the 42 games in his career, Heinicke has been successful on 691 of 1,089 attempts for a total of 7,604 yds. He averages 181.0 yards per game through the air with a 84.0 quarterback rating. Heinicke has thrown 46 touchdowns while tossing 30 interceptions and the longest pass of his career went for 73 yards. He’s been driven back 600 yards while being the victim of a quarterback sack 80 times. His TD percentage is 4.2% and his interception rate is 2.8%.
Deshaun Watson vs Taylor Heinicke Stats
|Deshaun Watson||Career||Taylor Heinicke|
|8.1||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.0|
|10.2||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||9.1|
|12.1||Yards Per Completion||11.0|
|258.5||Passing Yards Per Game||181.0|
|1,191||Yards Lost by Sack||600|
|7.9||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.0|
|9.8||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||9.0|
For the season, Watson has thrown for 389 yards with 2 TDs and 2 interceptions. Since the start of the year, he has been sacked 9 different times for a total of 35 yds lost. He has a QB rating of 69.1 with a touchdown percentage of 2.9% and an interception rate of 2.9%. His longest pass completion of the year went for 33 yards and He has averaging 194.5 yards per game. Watson has connected on 38 of his 69 throws for a completion percentage of 55.1%.
Heinicke has thrown 12 TDs this season compared to 6 interceptions and his longest throw of the year went for 61 yards. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 4.6% and his interception percentage is 2.3%. He has been driven back 141 yds while being sacked 19 different times. He is averaging 206.6 yards per game through the air with a 89.6 quarterback rating. In his 9 games played this year, Heinicke has connected on 161 of 259 tries for 1,859 yards.
|Deshaun Watson (2023)||Most Recent Season||Taylor Heinicke (2022)|
|5.6||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.2|
|4.9||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.1|
|10.2||Yards Per Completion||11.5|
|194.5||Passing Yards Per Game||206.6|
|35||Yards Lost by Sack||141|
|11.5||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.8|
|4.5||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||6.2|