Shannon Sharpe vs Tony Gonzalez Stats

Last Updated on February 13, 2024

Sharpe hauled in 10,060 yards through the air in 204 games for his career. He hauled in 815 passes thrown his way which averages 12.3 yards per catch. His longest reception of his career went for 82 yds and he was able to haul in 68.1% of the balls thrown in his direction. Sharpe (62 touchdowns) held an average of 49.3 yards per contest receiving and he averages 4.0 catches per contest in his career.

Tony Gonzalez stepped onto the gridiron in 270 games in his career. His percentage of caught passes sat at 65.9% and he earned that by catching 1,325 of the 2,012 throws that were attempted. He earned 15,127 yards and had an average of 11.4 yards per reception. During his pro football career, Gonzalez sat with 111 receiving touchdowns and had a long reception of 73 yards. His receptions per contest and yards per contest average were 4.9 and 56.0 yards.

Shannon Sharpe vs Tony Gonzalez Stats

Shannon Sharpe Career Tony Gonzalez
204 Games Played 270
1,197 Targets 2,012
815 Receptions 1,325
68.1% Catch Percentage 65.9%
10,060 Receiving Yards 15,127
12.3 Yards Per Reception 11.4
62 Touchdowns 111
399 1st Downs 866
82 Longest Catch 73
8.4 Yards Per Target 7.5
4.0 Receptions Per Game 4.9
49.3 Receiving Yards Per Game 56.0

Sharpe was responsible for 770 yards in his final year. His receptions per contest and yards per contest average were 4.1 and 51.3 yards. In his last year, Sharpe collected 8 touchdowns and had a long catch of 28 yards. He earned 770 yards in his final season and wrapped up the year with an average of 12.4 yards per catch. His caught pass percentage in his last year was 60.6% and he got there by catching 62 out of the 102 throws that went in his direction. Sharpe played in 15 contests during his final season.

Gonzalez totaled 859 receiving yards in his 16 games in his last year. He caught 83 passes which means he averaged 10.3 YPC. His longest reception in his last year went for 25 yards and he caught 60.6% of the passes thrown in his direction. Tony Gonzalez (8 touchdowns through the air) had an average of 53.7 yards per contest receiving and he averaged 5.2 catches per game. Gonzalez had 859 yards.

Shannon Sharpe (2003) Most Recent Season Tony Gonzalez (2013)
15 Games Played 16
102 Targets 137
62 Receptions 83
60.6% Catch Percentage 60.6%
770 Receiving Yards 859
12.4 Yards Per Reception 10.3
8 Touchdowns 8
42 1st Downs 57
28 Longest Catch 25
7.5 Yards Per Target 6.3
4.1 Receptions Per Game 5.2
51.3 Receiving Yards Per Game 53.7