Originally Posted by Texn4life
I'm with you on this and will expand on it a little more. What happens when a QB is pressured constantly and the correct pass is to throw it away? What about dropped passes? What about receivers who were hurt during the year? Easy wide open receivers or fitting it into tight spaces constantly? Stat nerds love this kind of stuff, but I'd rather just turn on the film to evaluate a QB effectively.
The first rule of statistic is that they must be understood to be useful. Statistics are not a substitute for the hard work of evaluation.