Statistics can be twisted and spun a number of different ways to argue anything. In sports, statistics have become so important that they have sprung fantasy leagues worldwide for many of the most popular sports people watch.
The better stats the players you select in your fantasy draft have, the better your fantasy team does—in theory, anyway.
But we are not here to talk fantasy sports—not today. We are here simply to talk stats. While these stats are not always crucial to a team’s success—as you will see—they are mind-boggling nonetheless.
Personal feats and records are part of what makes sports so entertaining for we, the fans.
The last handful of NFL seasons have seen players accomplish some incredible feats once thought impossible to achieve. For some, they are now commonplace.
Here are 10 of the most impressive stats from the 2012 NFL season:
All statistics are gathered from ProFootballReference.com unless otherwise stated.