Brees threw for 571 touchdowns compared to 243 interceptions and the longest completion of his career went for 98 yards. His TD rate on pass attempts was 5.4% and his interception rate was 2.3%. He lost a combined 2,991 yds while being sacked 420 times. He averaged 280.0 yds per game through the air with a 98.7 quarterback rating. In the 287 games in his career, Brees completed 7,142 of his 10,551 attempts for a total of 80,358 yds.
In the 34 games in his career, Jones has connected on 721 of 1,088 tries for a total of 7,546 yards. He is averaging 221.9 yds per contest through the air with a 92.5 quarterback rating. Jones has thrown 41 TD’s compared to 26 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 75 yards. He’s lost 513 yards while being the victim of a quarterback sack 68 times. His TD rate on pass attempts is 3.8% and his interception percentage is 2.4%.
Drew Brees vs Mac Jones Stats
|Drew Brees||Career||Mac Jones|
|7.6||Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.9|
|7.7||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.6|
|11.3||Yards Per Completion||10.5|
|280.0||Passing Yards Per Game||221.9|
|2,991||Yards Lost by Sack||513|
|7.1||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.1|
|7.1||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||5.8|
Brees connected on 275 of his attempted 390 throws in his last season for a completion percentage of 70.5%. His longest completion went for 52 yards and he passed for 245.2 yds per game. He had a QB rating of 108.3 with a TD rate of 6.2% and an interception percentage of 1.5%. In his last year, Brees threw for 2,942 yards with 24 TDs and 6 picks. He was sacked 30 times for a total of 180 yards lost.
Jones has thrown 5 TDs this season while tossing 2 interceptions and his longest throw of the year went for 58 yds. His TD percentage is 4.0% and his interception rate is 1.6%. He has lost 41 yards while being sacked 6 different times. He averages 249.3 passing yards per contest with a 87.7 quarterback rating. During his 3 contests this year, Jones has been successful on 81 of 125 tries for 748 yds.
|Drew Brees (2020)||Most Recent Season||Mac Jones (2023)|
|7.5||Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.0|
|8.1||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.1|
|10.7||Yards Per Completion||9.2|
|245.2||Passing Yards Per Game||249.3|
|180||Yards Lost by Sack||41|
|6.6||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||4.6|
|7.1||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||5.4|