Originally written on Fantasy Sports Locker Room  |  Last updated 8/23/13

At first glance it would seem that it is highly unlikely that Aaron Rodgers will reach Drew Brees’ passing numbers this year – Brees has lead the league in yards and touchdowns in the past two seasons, while posting historic numbers. With that in mind, it’s important to note that historic numbers can’t realistically be attained forever – whether Brees manages to toss 40 TD again this year will remain a mystery until some point deep in the season, if not its final week. Becoming the first Quarterback to toss for 40 in back-to-back seasons was already historic, and it’s certainly no lock to happen for a third straight year. Although it’s highly unlikely that Rodgers surpasses Brees’ numbers, it’s entirely likely that there is a narrowing of the gap between the two when it comes to points through the air...

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