|Kirk Cousins||Career||Matthew Stafford|
|7.7||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.3|
|7.8||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.2|
|11.5||Yards Per Completion||11.6|
|260.7||Passing Yards Per Game||274.7|
|1,768||Yards Lost by Sack||2,739|
|6.9||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.5|
|7.0||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||6.4|
In the 125 contests in his career, Cousins has connected on 2,825 of his 4,223 attempts for a total of 32,593 yards. He averages 260.7 yds per game through the air with a 97.9 QB rating. Cousins has thrown for 223 touchdowns compared to 91 picks and the longest pass of his career went for 81 yds. He’s lost a total of 1,768 yds while being the victim of a QB sack 241 different times. His TD percentage when attempting a pass is 5.3% and his interception rate is 2.2%.
In 182 games in his career, Stafford has been successful on 4,302 of 6,825 tries for a total of 49,995 yards. He averages 274.7 passing yards per contest with a 89.9 QB rating. Stafford has passed for 323 touchdowns compared to 161 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 87 yds. He’s lost a combined 2,739 yards while being the victim of a quarterback sack 415 different times. His touchdown rate on pass attempts is 4.7% and his interception percentage is 2.4%.
|Kirk Cousins (2021)||Most Recent Season||Matthew Stafford (2021)|
|7.5||Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.1|
|8.1||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.2|
|11.3||Yards Per Completion||12.1|
|263.8||Passing Yards Per Game||287.4|
|197||Yards Lost by Sack||243|
|4.8||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||4.8|
|6.8||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.4|
Cousins completed 372 of his 561 passes last season for a completion percentage of 66.3%. His longest pass was 64 yds and he threw for 263.8 yds per contest. He had a quarterback rating of 103.1 with a TD percentage of 5.9% and an interception percentage of 1.2%. Last season, Cousins passed for 4,221 yds with 33 touchdowns and 7 picks. He was sacked 28 different times totaling 197 yds lost behind the line of scrimmage.
In 17 contests played last year, Stafford was successful on 404 of 601 attempts for a total of 4,886 yards. He averaged 287.4 passing yards per contest with a 102.9 quarterback rating. Stafford threw for 41 touchdowns last year while tossing 17 interceptions and his longest completion of the year went for 79 yards. He lost 243 yards while being the victim of a quarterback sack 30 different times. His TD percentage when attempting a pass was 6.8% and his interception percentage was 2.8%.