|Philip Rivers||Career||Russell Wilson|
|3,150||1st Downs from Passing||1,667|
|7.8||Yards Per Pass Attempt||7.9|
|7.7||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.3|
|12.0||Yards Per Completion||12.1|
|260.0||Passing Yards Per Game||235.9|
|2,832||Yards Lost by Sack||2,664|
|7.0||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||6.7|
|6.9||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||7.1|
Rivers has thrown 421 touchdowns while giving up 209 picks and the longest throw of his career went for 84 yds. His TD percentage on pass attempts is 5.2% and his interception rate is 2.6%. He’s lost a total of 2,832 yards while being the victim of a QB sack 464 different times. He is averaging 260.0 yds per contest through the air with a 95.2 QB rating. In the 244 contests in his career, Rivers has connected on 5,277 of 8,134 tries for a total of 63,440 yards.
In 149 games in his career, Wilson has completed 2,910 of 4,460 tries for a total of 35,142 yards. He averages 235.9 passing yards per game with a 101.7 quarterback rating. Wilson has thrown for 277 touchdowns while tossing 82 interceptions and the longest throw of his career went for 80 yds. He’s been driven back 2,664 yds while being the victim of a QB sack 407 times. His touchdown percentage on pass attempts is 6.2% and his interception rate is 1.8%.
|Philip Rivers (2020)||Most Recent Season||Russell Wilson (2021)|
|200||1st Downs from Passing||48|
|7.7||Yards Per Pass Attempt||9.6|
|7.7||Adjusted Yards Per Pass Attempt||10.8|
|11.3||Yards Per Completion||13.3|
|260.6||Passing Yards Per Game||239.2|
|118||Yards Lost by Sack||92|
|7.2||Net Yards Per Pass Attempt||8.0|
|7.2||Adjusted Net Yards Per Attempt||9.1|
Rivers completed 369 of his attempted 543 throws last season for a completion percentage of 68.0%. His longest completion went for 55 yds and he averaged 260.6 yards per outing. His QB rating was 97.0 with a TD percentage of 4.4% and an interception percentage of 2.0%. Last season, Rivers threw for a total of 4,169 yards with 24 touchdowns and 11 picks. He was sacked 19 different times for a total of 118 yds lost.
During his 5 contests this year, Wilson has completed 90 of his 125 tries for 1,196 yards. He averages 239.2 yards per game through the air with a 125.3 quarterback rating. Wilson has thrown for 10 touchdowns this season compared to 1 interception and his longest pass of the year went for 69 yds. He has lost a combined 92 yards while being sacked 13 different times. His TD rate when attempting a pass is 8.0% and his interception percentage is 0.8%.