He revolutionized the most important position in the game of football, bringing the 2 minute drill, the audible, and many other new concepts to the game, threw for over 40,000 yards and nearly 300 TDs in an era which 30,000 yards and about 200 TDs was the standard for a HOF QB and those numbers were unheard of, won the Greatest Game Ever Played according to most NFL historians, which was also the game that basically put the NFL in the national consciousness (namely the 1958 NFL Championship Game), and holds a Joe DiMaggio-like record streak of 47 consecutive games with at least 1 TD pass, a streak which has not even come close to being rivaled.
The problem arises when people use statistics like a drunk uses a lamp post: for support instead of illumination.
If luck is where preparation meets opportunity, then clutch is where failure meets luck.
<Add1ct> setting myself on fire can't be that hard
<Add1ct> but tackling a mosquito might prove a challenge