Originally posted on Oregon Sports News  |  Last updated 7/25/13
Just how good is Russell Wilson? Pretty darn good, as it turns out. When tallying up 2012's "volume" quarterback statistics, like attempts, completions and yards, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson does not place among the NFL's top leaders. However, when it comes to the "efficiency" type of statistics, Wilson's name is all over the place on the lists of NFL leaders. Despite not being in the top 10 for attempts, completions or yards, Wilson did tie for ninth in the NFL for passing touchdowns with 26. That's pretty efficient touchdown-tossing. Drew Brees led the league with 43, followed by Aaron Rodgers at 39 and Peyton Manning at 37. Rodgers led the league in passing touchdown percentage with 7.1 percent. Wilson came in second at 6.6 percent, ahead of Brees (6.4%), Peyton Manning (6.3%) and Ben Roethlisberger (5.8%). Wilson tied for seventh in pass completion percentage at 64.1 percent (with Philip Rivers). Atlanta's Matt Ryan and Peyton Manning had the leag...
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