Harrison, Smith sure-handed
While it seems like the top receivers in the NFL catch every pass thrown their way, it's actually far from true, writes KC Joyner.
I always wondered if that was true. Do the best receivers catch 99 percent of the passes thrown their way?
As a result, I tracked the number of drops every qualifying receiver had during the 2005 season (minimum of 40 catches to qualify). I also divided the number of drops by the number of catchable passes to come up with a dropped pass percentage.
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