Kaepernick on Brady's career pace

Kaepernick on Brady's career pace
December 13, 2012, 2:30 pm
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Through four games, Colin Kaepernick has a higher completion percentage, a higher QB rating, and more passing yards than Tom Brady had. (USA TODAY IMAGES)

Colin Kaepernick is four starts into his NFL career. In his fifth start, he's slated to go head to head with two-time NFL MVP Tom Brady in front of a national TV audience on Sunday Night Football.

After an inside look at the numbers, you could argue that it is Kaepernick's career that's off to a better start.

What do you think? Does Kaepernick have 23 Offensive Player of the Week Awards -- as Brady does -- in his future?

Kaepernick vs. Brady
Through First 4 Career Starts
                         Kaepernick          Brady
CMP %                   68.9                 61.1
Pass Yds/GM         216                  205
Pass TD/GM           .75                  1.25
INT                         1                      0
Rush Att/Yds       25/173              6/9
Rush TD                  2                     0
Record                  3-1                  3-1
QB Rate               100.3                95.1
Sacked                   8                      8
25+ YD Passes       9                      4