The Bills and their weary fans still are learning about Manuel, who missed four games while recovering from a knee injury. He has looked good at times, and showed a flair for the dramatic with his game winning touchdown drive against the Carolina Panthers in Week Two.
But one area of concern is his accuracy.
Manuel ranks dead last out of the 30 quarterbacks who handled at least 50 percent of their teams pass plays. When the field is broadened to include quarterbacks who handled 25 percent of their teams pass www.officialauthenticsaints.com/authentic-tavon-rooks-jersey.html plays, he is tied for 36th out of 38, ahead of only St. Louis Rams backup Kellen Clemens.
On Manuel 249 attempts, PFF counts 15 drops (he gets credit for a completion on those) plus two throwaways, one batted pass and four while being hit (he doesn get faulted for any of those).
PFF data tags Bills receiver Stevie Johnson for a team high five drops, although that total also includes passes thrown by Thad Lewis and Jeff Tuel. Tight end Scott Chandler and receiver Robert Woods have four drops apiece.
But Manuel Authentic Ronald Powell Jersey is in decent company at the bottom of PFF chart. Tom Brady is ranked 20th, Colin Kaepernick 24th, Andrew Luck 25th, Eli Manning 26th and Joe Flacco 27th.
Jay Skurski joined The News in January 2009. The Lewiston native attended St. Francis High School before graduating from the University of South Florida. He writes a weekly Fantasy column in addition to his beat writing duties.