|Drew Brees||Career||Ryan Tannehill|
|7.6||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.3|
|7.7||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.2|
|11.3||Yards Per Completion||11.4|
|280.0||Passing Yards Per Game||231.0|
|2,991||Yards Lost by Sack||2,597|
|7.1||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.2|
|7.1||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||6.0|
In 287 contests in his career, Brees connected on 7,142 of 10,551 tries for a total of 80,358 yards. He averaged 280.0 passing yards per contest with a 98.7 QB rating. Brees passed for 571 touchdowns while tossing 243 interceptions and the longest completion of his career went for 98 yds. He lost a combined 2,991 yds while being sacked 420 different times. His TD rate when attempting a pass was 5.4% and his interception percentage was 2.3%.
In 133 contests in his career, Tannehill has completed 2,702 of 4,209 tries for a total of 30,729 yds. He is averaging 231.0 passing yards per game with a 92.0 quarterback rating. Tannehill has thrown for 199 TD’s compared to 102 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 91 yards. He’s lost a combined 2,597 yards while being sacked 350 times. His TD rate when attempting a pass is 4.7% and his interception percentage is 2.4%.
|Drew Brees (2020)||Most Recent Season||Ryan Tannehill (2021)|
|7.5||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.0|
|8.1||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.6|
|10.7||Yards Per Completion||10.5|
|245.2||Passing Yards Per Game||219.6|
|89||Yards Lost by Sack||327|
|7.1||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.1|
|7.6||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||5.9|
Brees completed 275 of his attempted 390 passes in his last season for a completion percentage of 70.5%. His longest completion was for 52 yds and he passed for 245.2 yards per contest. He had a QB rating of 106.4 with a TD percentage of 6.2% and an interception rate of 1.5%. In his last season, Brees threw for a total of 2,942 yards with 24 touchdowns and 6 picks. He was sacked 13 different times for a total of 89 yards lost.
Tannehill passed for 21 touchdowns last year while giving up 14 interceptions and his longest pass of the year went for 57 yds. His touchdown percentage was 4.0% and his interception percentage was 2.6%. He has lost a combined 327 yds while being sacked 47 different times. He averaged 219.6 yds per game through the air with a 89.6 quarterback rating. During his 17 games last season, Tannehill was successful on 357 of 531 tries for a total of 3,734 yds.