Pennington's Hot Start


Posted Nov 19, 2002


New York Jets quarterback Chad Pennington has posted the highest passer rating (110.2) in team history through the first six starts of his Jets career.

He also has the highest completion percentage (75.3) and has thrown
for the fourth most yards (1,393), is tied for the fourth most touchdown
passes (10) and is tied for the second fewest interceptions (3). 

New York Titans/Jets Quarterback Comparison Through the first Six Starts
with the Titans/Jets (43rd Season)


Name    Year (s)    Att.    Comp.    Comp. %    Yards    TD    INT
Rating   
Chad Pennington    2002    174    131    75.3    1,393    10    3
110.2   
Vinny Testaverde    1998    179    111    62.0    1,406    14    3
105.6   
Boomer Esiason    1993    192    122    63.5    1,511    9    6    92.6

Ray Lucas    1999    189    115    60.8    1,048    9    3    85.2

Al Woodall    1970    109    59    54.1    869    6    6    75.8

Joe Namath    1965    176    85    48.3    1,250    10    7    74.3

Richard Todd    1976    105    40    38.1    546    8    2    73.0

Ken O'Brien    1984-85    206    120    58.3    1,255    5    6    72.0

Pat Ryan    1984    169    95    56.2    1,243    8    10    70.7

Neil O'Donnell    1996    188    111    59.0    1,147    4    6    70.5

Bob Davis    1971    98    41    41.8    586    9    6    67.0

Frank Reich    1996    247    133    53.8    1,684    11    14    66.6

Al Dorow    1960    154    74    48.1    1,026    11    11    63.9

Browning Nagle    1992    186    94    50.5    1,147    4    6    63.6

Dick Wood    1963    183    82    44.8    1,137    8    13    50.3

TOP FIVE PASSER RATINGS
FIRST SIX STARTS IN 2002

Name             Rate  Att  Comp.    Yds TD Int
Chad Pennington  110.2 174  131     1393 10  3
Brett Favre      102.5 219  142     1617 14  3
Drew Bledsoe     101.3 251  167     2016 14  5
Rich Gannon      101.0 259  179     2048 14  6
Trent Green       98.9 181  116     1484 15  8

---Courtesy of the New York Jets Public
Relations Dept.





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