|Deshaun Watson||Career||Lamar Jackson|
|728||1st Downs from Passing||451|
|8.3||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.7|
|8.6||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.1|
|12.3||Yards Per Completion||11.9|
|269.2||Passing Yards Per Game||168.7|
|1,050||Yards Lost by Sack||424|
|7.0||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.8|
|7.3||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.2|
In 54 contests in his career, Watson has been successful on 1,186 of his 1,748 tries for a total of 14,539 yards. He averages 269.2 yards per game through the air with a 104.5 quarterback rating. Watson has thrown 104 touchdowns compared to 36 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 77 yards. He’s lost a combined 1,050 yds while being sacked 174 times. His touchdown rate when attempting a pass is 5.9% and his interception rate is 2.1%.
During the 52 contests in his career, Jackson has completed 737 of his 1,141 attempts for a total of 8,771 yds. He averages 168.7 passing yards per contest with a 102.6 quarterback rating. Jackson has thrown 77 touchdowns while giving up 23 picks and the longest pass of his career went for 83 yards. He’s lost a combined 424 yds while being sacked 84 different times. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 6.7% and his interception percentage is 2.0%.
|Deshaun Watson (2020)||Most Recent Season||Lamar Jackson (2021)|
|221||1st Downs from Passing||80|
|8.9||Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.7|
|9.5||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.5|
|12.6||Yards Per Completion||12.9|
|301.4||Passing Yards Per Game||281.0|
|293||Yards Lost by Sack||87|
|7.6||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.6|
|8.2||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.4|
Last year, Watson passed for 4,823 yds with 33 touchdowns and 7 picks. He was sacked 49 different times for a total of 293 yards lost behind the line of scrimmage. He had a QB rating of 112.4 with a touchdown percentage of 6.1% and an interception rate of 1.3%. His longest pass was 77 yds and he averaged 301.4 yds per outing. Watson completed 382 of his attempted 544 throws last year for a completion percentage of 70.2%.
During his 6 games this season, Jackson has connected on 131 of his 194 attempts for 1,686 yards. He averages 281.0 yards per game through the air with a 99.3 QB rating. Jackson has thrown for 9 TDs this season compared to 5 interceptions and his longest throw of the year went for 49 yards. He has lost 87 yards while being the victim of a QB sack 16 different times. His TD percentage on pass attempts is 4.6% and his interception rate is 2.6%.