SEC’s biggest offensive playmakers against SEC competition

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I’m a numbers guy – always have been and always will be. Numbers don’t tell the whole story, but they tell a huge part of the story and how well certain players fared throughout the season.

Related: Final SEC regular season player statistics 

SDS has looked at SEC players stats for 2013, but in those stats were cream puff, non-conference schedules. Let’s take a look at how the SEC’s top offensive playmakers fared against SEC competition only.

Note: Statistical numbers do not include SEC Championship Game

Passing Yards
1. Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M: 2,695 yards, 336.9 YPG
2. Bo Wallace, Ole Miss: 2,267 yards, 283.4 YPG
3. Aaron Murray, Georgia: 2,063 yards, 257.9 YPG
4. AJ McCarron, Alabama: 1,971 yards, 246.4 YPG
5. Zach Mettenberger, LSU: 1,957 yards, 244.6 YPG

Related: Final Regular Season Team Stats

Passing TDs/INTs
1. Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M: 22 TDs, 11 INTs
2. Aaron Murray, Georgia: 21 TDs, 6 INTs
3. Connor Shaw, South Carolina: 18 TDs, 1 INT
4. AJ McCarron, Alabama: 18 TDs, 3 INTs
5. Maty Mauk, Missouri: 10 TDs, 2 INTs

QB Rating
1. AJ McCarron, Alabama: 163.53
2. Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M: 162.84
3. Connor Shaw, South Carolina: 162.73
4. Zach Mettenberger, LSU: 155.86
5. Aaron Murray, Georgia: 150.61

Related: CBS set to rebroadcast the best SEC games since 2001

Rushing Yards
1. T.J. Yeldon, Alabama: 988 yards, 6.2 YPC
2. Tre Mason, Auburn: 985 yards, 5.1 YPC
3. Jeremy Hill, LSU: 875 yards, 6.1 YPC
4. Mike Davis, South Carolina: 830 yards, 5.9 YPC
5. Nick Marshall, Auburn (QB): 769 yards, 6.6 YPC

Total Touchdowns
1. Tre Mason, Auburn: 13
2. T.J. Yeldon, Alabama: 11
3. Henry Josey, Missouri: 10
4. Mike Evans, Texas A&M: 9
4. Jeremy Hill, LSU: 9
4. Nick Marshall, Auburn: 9
4. Jerron Seymour, Vanderbilt: 9

Receiving Yards/TDs
1. Mike Evans, Texas A&M: 980 yards, 9 TDs
2. Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt: 907 yards, 2 TDs
3. Jarvis Landry, LSU: 839 yards, 5 TDs
4. Donte Moncrief, Ole Miss: 636 yards, 3 TDs
5. Odell Beckham, LSU: 583 yards, 2 TDs

Total Offense
1. Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M: 3,157 yards, 394.6 YPG
2. Bo Wallace, Ole Miss: 2,406 yards, 300.8 YPG
3. Aaron Murray, Georgia: 2,203 yards, 275.4 YPG
4. Nick Marshall, Auburn: 2,060 yards, 257.5 YPG
5. Connor Shaw, South Carolina: 2,020, 252.5 YPG

Photo Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

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