I don’t really have much of a point here, and I’m not even sure if there’s one to be made, but I just found the following fascinating.
Rex Grossman has only played all 16 games of the regular season once in his career. That was 2006, the year the Bears made a run through the NFC and appeared in the Super Bowl, losing to Peyton Manning’s Colts. Here were his numbers that season:
And here are Eli Manning’s regular season numbers the following year in 2007, when the Giants went to (and won) the Super Bowl:
Make of that what you will.