Originally Posted by Mr teX
You'll notice i said stats in combination with something else.
Exactly, it isn't just stats alone. But that goes two ways, it isn't eyeball alone either. Often times people perceive something because their eyeballs or their brains are ignoring things (or they have an agenda skewing their eyes). Stats can point to what the eye is missing like being hyped on some long throws and not remembering all the INTs.
For those who hadn't guessed, the stats are for Drew Brees.