Lost in the total numbers are how well players did in various “per game” categories and such. These show how well top players matched up to others in his position.
|Patrick Mahomes||11.6||Andrew Luck||35.5||Aaron Rodgers||98.5|
|Ryan Fitzpatrick||14.5||Ben Roethlisberger||28.1||Matt Ryan||86.9|
|Ryan Tannehill||16.1||Patrick Mahomes||22.3||Joe Flacco||63.2|
|Andy Dalton||17.4||Mitchell Trubisky||18.1||Carson Wentz||57.3|
No surprises with Patrick Mahomes throwing touchdowns but Russell Wilson always does a lot with whatever receivers he has. The improvements in the Colts offensive line have really paid off in keeping Andrew Luck standing up and throwing downfield. These teams gain an advantage with more time to throw. Aaron Rodgers showed his efficiency with three times as many passes thrown before any interception than any other quarterback.
It is interesting that several quarterbacks prone to rushing the ball still had high completion rates. 2019 will be an interesting year for the Bills with Josh Allen likely to improve as a passer and yet already he ranks tops in rushing yards per game – more…