NFL stats: Passing leaders through week 10 of the NFL
By Kartik Mathur
1. Passer Rating: Aaron Rodgers, Packers
Aaron Rodgers always makes an appearance in the NFL stats leaders. He currently has a passer rating of 116.4, while also having an amazing touchdown-interception ratio of 26:3. Right behind him is Patrick Mahomes with a passer rating of 115.9.
2. Completion Percentage: Drew Brees, Saints
Drew Brees is known to be one of the most accurate passers in NFL history. His completion percentage of 73.5% is number one in the league. Brees and the Saints are currently on a 7 game win streak.
3. Passing touchdowns: Russell Wilson, Seahawks
There is no doubt Wilson is one of the leading candidates for the MVP award. He currently has 30 passing touchdowns. Thanks to Wilson, the Seahawks are averaging 32.2 points per game which is the highest in the league. It is also very possible that he could beat Peyton Manning’s record of 55 passing touchdowns in a season
4. Passing yards: Josh Allen, Bills
Josh Allen has played solid till now. He is very much a candidate for the MVP award this season. Allen already has 2871 passing yards. He is averaging more than 280 passing yards per game. His favourite target is Stefon Diggs, who is also the leader in receiving yards.
5. Quarterback Rating: Aaron Rodgers
Rodgers has once again played above expectations at age 36. His quarterback rating of 84.8 is on top of the NFL. Aaron Rodgers and the Packers are averaging just below 400 yards per game being a serious threat.