Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Patrick Willis

Position: ILB

Size: 6-1, 240 pounds

Draft: San Francisco 49ers 2007 (Round: 1 / Pick: 11)

College: Mississippi

Birthdate: 01/25/1985

Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2014SFILB66342950.0103000320
2013SFILB141410482223.000120000
2012SFILB161612088320.520920015

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2014SFILB371465.9--38%--13%--0.9
2013SFILB10558244.85255%5715%261.0
2012SFILB12973244.85357%4916%181.2

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2014SFILB19548.0--26%--5%16.02.013%
2013SFILB5327175.63251%3212%49.023.047%
2012SFILB5829186.14250%3014%48.019.040%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2014SFILB18923.6--50%--50%
2013SFILB523173.97360%7060%
2012SFILB714463.76262%5862%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2014SFILB241911.8%137.93.41763%73.5162%4.0
2013SFILB23358.5%437.24.23254%337.96154%7.8
2012SFILB295211.1%85.03.21660%124.3859%4.3

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2014SFILB66320
2013SFILB141400
2012SFILB161615

Similarity Scores

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1Lofa Tatupu2007-2009819
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