Panthers QB Jake Delhomme ranks among the best passers of this generation in terms of late-game performance. Here’s a look at the top five in fourth-quarter touchdowns since 2003. The list includes active quarterbacks since that year, when Delhomme took over as the Panthers starter. The numbers are compared to the QBs’ total touchdowns over the same span:
Fourth-quarter touchdown passes
Player, team 4th Tot Pct.
1. Jake Delhomme, Car 33 98 33.7
Tom Brady, NE 33 151 21.9
3. Brett Favre, GB-NYJ 31 131 23.7
4. Peyton Manning, Ind 30 170 17.6
5. Marc Bulger, StL 29 93 31.2
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