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Stats to know for each Chargers head-coaching candidate

Get a refresher on all the candidates and what they accomplished in 2020.

Divisional Round - Houston Texans v Kansas City Chiefs Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images

The Chargers finished interviewing Colts DC Matt Eberflus on Tuesday afternoon, effectively closing out their first round of interviews as no other candidates have been tied to the team thus far.

Now as we wait for secondary interviews for the select coaches that move on, here’s some baseline numbers for the coaches, as refresher, from this past regular season, along with their most notable players on their respective sides of the ball.

Let’s dive in.

Titans OC Arthur Smith

  • Offensive yards per game: 396.4 (T-2nd)
  • Points scored per game: 30.7 (4th)
  • Total touchdowns scored: 59 (33 passing / 26 rushing)
  • Passing rank: 228.3 (23rd)
  • Rushing rank: 168.1 (2nd)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • QB Ryan Tannehill - 65.5 completion percentage, 3,819 yards, 33 touchdowns, seven interceptions, 266 rushing yards, seven rushing touchdowns
  • RB Derrick Henry - 378 rushes, 2,027 yards, 17 touchdowns
  • WR A.J. Brown - 70 receptions, 1,075 yards, 11 touchdowns

Bills OC Brian Daboll

  • Offensive yards per game: 396.4 (T-2nd)
  • Points scored per game: 31.3 (2nd)
  • Total touchdowns scored: 56 (40 passing / 16 rushing)
  • Passing rank: 288. (3rd)
  • Rushing rank: 107.7 (20th)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • QB Josh Allen - 69.2 completion percentage, 4,544 yards, 37 touchdowns, 421 rushing yards, eight rushing touchdowns, 12-yard receiving touchdown
  • WR Stefon Diggs - 127 receptions, 1,535 yards, eight touchdowns

Giants OC Jason Garrett

  • Offensive yards per game: 299.6 (31st)
  • Points scored per game: 17.5 (31st)
  • Total touchdowns scored: 25 (12 passing / 13 rushing)
  • Passing rank: 189.1 (29th)
  • Rushing rank: 110.5 (19th)

Notable Players (2020 season)

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Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy

  • Offensive yards per game: 415.8 (1st)
  • Points scored per game: 29.6 (6th)
  • Total touchdowns scored: 53 (40 passing / 13 rushing)
  • Passing rank: 303.4 (1st)
  • Rushing rank: 112.4 (16th)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • QB Patrick Mahomes - 66.3 completion percentage, 4,740 yards, 38 touchdowns, 308 rushing yards, two rushing touchdowns
  • WR Tyreek Hill - 87 receptions, 1,276 yards, 15 touchdowns
  • TE Travis Kelce - 105 receptions, 1,416 yards, 11 touchdowns

Panthers OC Joe Brady

  • Offensive yards per game: 349.5 (21st)
  • Points scored per game: 21.9 (24th)
  • Total touchdowns scored: 35 (16 passing / 19 rushing)
  • Passing rank: 243.0 (18th)
  • Rushing rank: 106.5 (21st)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • WR D.J. Moore - 66 receptions, 1,193 yards, four touchdowns
  • WR Robbie Anderson - 95 receptions, 1,096 yards, three touchdowns

49ers DC Robert Saleh

  • Yards allowed per game: 314.4
  • Points allowed per game: 24.4
  • Touchdowns allowed: 37 (25 passing / 12 rushing)
  • Passing defense rank: 207.9 (4th)
  • Rushing defense rank: 106.4 (7th)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • LB Fred Warner - 125 total tackles, five TFLs, sack, six PBUs, FF, two INTs, two FRs

Rams DC Brandon Staley

  • Yards allowed per game: 281.9 (1st)
  • Points allowed per game: 18.5 (1st)
  • Touchdowns allowed: 29 (17 passing / 12 rushing)
  • Passing defense rank: 190.7 (1)
  • Rushing defense rank: 91.3 (3rd)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • DT Aaron Donald - 45 total tackles, 14 TFLs, 13.5 sacks, PD, four FFs, FR, 27 QB hits
  • CB Jalen Ramsey - 44 total tackles, two TFLs, nine PBUs, INT
  • CB Darious Williams - 44 total tackles, TFL, 14 PBUs, 4 INTs

Colts DC Matt Eberflus

  • Yards allowed per game: 332.1
  • Points allowed per game: 22.6
  • Touchdowns allowed: 40 (24 passing / 16 rushing)
  • Passing defense rank: 241.6 (20)
  • Rushing defense rank: 90.5 (2)

Notable Players (2020 stats)

  • DT Deforest Buckner - 58 total tackles, 10 TFLs, 9.5 sacks, three PBUs, twoFFs, FR, 26 QB hits
  • LB Darius Leonard - 132 total tackles, seven TFLs, three sacks, seven PBUs, three FFs, two FRs