|Drew Brees||Career||Ryan Tannehill|
|3,998||1st Downs from Passing||1,404|
|7.6||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.3|
|7.7||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.2|
|11.3||Yards Per Completion||11.5|
|280.0||Passing Yards Per Game||233.4|
|2,991||Yards Lost by Sack||2,420|
|7.1||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.2|
|7.1||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||6.1|
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%.
During the 121 games in his career, Tannehill has completed 2,455 of his 3,851 attempts for a total of 28,246 yds. He is averaging 233.4 yds per contest through the air with a 92.0 QB rating. Tannehill has thrown for 184 touchdowns while tossing 91 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 91 yards. He’s been driven back 2,420 yards while being sacked 323 different times. His touchdown rate on pass attempts is 4.8% and his interception rate is 2.4%.
|Drew Brees (2020)||Most Recent Season||Ryan Tannehill (2021)|
|149||1st Downs from Passing||65|
|7.5||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.2|
|8.1||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.1|
|10.7||Yards Per Completion||11.4|
|245.2||Passing Yards Per Game||250.2|
|89||Yards Lost by Sack||150|
|7.1||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||5.7|
|7.6||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||5.6|
Brees completed 275 of his 390 passes last season for a completion percentage of 70.5%. His longest pass completion went for 52 yds and he passed for 245.2 yds per game. His quarterback rating was 106.4 with a touchdown rate of 6.2% and an interception percentage of 1.5%. Last season, Brees threw for 2,942 yards with 24 touchdowns and 6 interceptions. He was sacked 13 times totaling 89 yds lost.
In his 5 contests this year, Tannehill has completed 110 of 173 attempts for 1,251 yds. He averages 250.2 passing yards per game with a 89.5 quarterback rating. Tannehill has thrown for 6 touchdowns this year compared to 3 picks and his longest pass of the year went for 51 yds. He has lost a combined 150 yds while being sacked 20 different times. His touchdown percentage when attempting a pass is 3.5% and his interception rate is 1.7%.