|Cam Newton||Career||Lamar Jackson|
|1,566||1st Downs from Passing||439|
|7.3||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.7|
|6.9||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.2|
|12.1||Yards Per Completion||12.0|
|226.4||Passing Yards Per Game||168.7|
|2,394||Yards Lost by Sack||397|
|6.3||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.9|
|6.0||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.3|
In the 140 contests in his career, Newton has connected on 2,613 of 4,348 tries for 31,698 yds. He averages 226.4 yards per game through the air with a 85.8 QB rating. Newton has thrown 190 touchdowns while tossing 118 interceptions and the longest pass of his career went for 91 yds. He’s lost a total of 2,394 yards while being the victim of a QB sack 322 different times. His touchdown percentage when attempting a pass is 4.4% and his interception rate is 2.7%.
In 51 games in his career, Jackson has completed 718 of 1,114 attempts for a total of 8,604 yds. He averages 168.7 yds per game through the air with a 102.6 QB rating. Jackson has thrown 76 TD’s while tossing 21 picks and the longest pass of his career went for 83 yds. He’s lost a combined 397 yards while being sacked 81 different times. His touchdown percentage is 6.8% and his interception rate is 1.9%.
|Cam Newton (2020)||Most Recent Season||Lamar Jackson (2021)|
|133||1st Downs from Passing||68|
|7.2||Yards Per Pass Attempt||9.1|
|6.4||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||9.2|
|11.0||Yards Per Completion||13.6|
|177.1||Passing Yards Per Game||303.8|
|195||Yards Lost by Sack||60|
|6.2||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.1|
|5.4||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||8.2|
Last year, Newton threw for 2,657 yds with 8 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. He was sacked 31 times totaling 195 yds lost behind the line of scrimmage. He had a QB rating of 82.9 with a TD percentage of 2.2% and an interception rate of 2.7%. His longest completion went for 50 yds and he threw for 177.1 yds per game. Newton completed 242 of his attempted 368 passes last year for a completion percentage of 65.8%.
In his 5 games this season, Jackson has been successful on 112 of 167 attempts for 1,519 yards. He averages 303.8 yds per contest through the air with a 104.4 QB rating. Jackson has thrown 8 touchdowns this year while tossing 3 picks and his longest throw of the year went for 49 yds. He has lost a combined 60 yards while being the victim of a QB sack 13 times. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 4.8% and his interception percentage is 1.8%.