NFL Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player AY/A+ Year Tm
1Arnie Herber+ (26)2051936GNB
2Ed Danowski (25)1971937NYG
3Ed Danowski (26)1961938NYG
4Bernie Masterson (27)1951938CHI
5Ace Parker+ (26)1771938BKN
6Otto Graham+ (24)1551946CLE
7Sammy Baugh+ (23)1541937WAS
8Nick Foles (24)1512013PHI
9Aaron Rodgers (27)1502011GNB
10Peyton Manning (28)1492004IND
11Otto Graham+ (31)1481953CLE
12Sid Luckman+ (26)1471943CHI
Roger Staubach+ (29)1471971DAL
14Otto Graham+ (25)1461947CLE
15Sammy Baugh+ (24)1451938WAS
Joe Montana+ (33)1451989SFO
Sid Luckman+ (24)1451941CHI
Matt Ryan (31)1452016ATL
19Sammy Baugh+ (31)1441945WAS
Pat Coffee (22)1441937CRD
21Bert Jones (25)1431976BAL
Steve Young+ (32)1431994SFO
23Steve Young+ (30)1421992SFO
Tom Brady (30)1422007NWE
Otto Graham+ (33)1421955CLE
26Otto Graham+ (27)1411949CLE
Dan Marino+ (22)1411984MIA
28Bart Starr+ (34)1401968GNB
Steve Young+ (29)1401991SFO
30Jim Harbaugh (31)1391995IND
Chris Chandler (32)1391998ATL
Arnie Herber+ (29)1391939GNB
Boomer Esiason (27)1391988CIN
Trent Green (30)1392000STL
35Len Dawson+ (31)1381966KAN
36Ken Stabler+ (30)1371976OAK
37Randall Cunningham (35)1361998MIN
Bernie Masterson (28)1361939CHI
James Harris (29)1361976RAM
Earl Morrall (38)1361972MIA
Johnny Unitas+ (31)1361964BAL
Kurt Warner+ (29)1362000STL
Len Dawson+ (33)1361968KAN
44Daunte Culpepper (27)1352004MIN
Milt Plum (25)1351960CLE
Bart Starr+ (32)1351966GNB
Mark Rypien (28)1351991WAS
Aaron Rodgers (30)1352014GNB
Craig Morton (27)1351970DAL
50Sammy Baugh+ (26)1341940WAS
Chad Pennington (26)1342002NYJ
Ed Brown (27)1341956CHI
Peyton Manning (37)1342013DEN
Brian Griese (25)1342000DEN
Tom Brady (39)1342016NWE
56Joe Montana+ (28)1331984SFO
Bob Waterfield+ (31)1331951RAM
Jay Schroeder (29)1331990RAI
Steve Young+ (31)1331993SFO
Roger Staubach+ (37)1331979DAL
Kurt Warner+ (28)1331999STL
Steve Young+ (35)1331997SFO
George Blanda+ (33)1331961HOU
64Jim Kelly+ (30)1321990BUF
Steve DeBerg (36)1321990KAN
Ace Parker+ (28)1321940BKN
Kurt Warner+ (30)1322001STL
Ken Anderson (32)1321981CIN
Earl Morrall (34)1321968BAL
Donovan McNabb (27)1322004PHI
Eddie LeBaron (27)1321957WAS
Donovan McNabb (29)1322006PHI
Josh McCown (34)1322013CHI
74Brett Favre+ (25)1311995GNB
Norm Van Brocklin+ (25)1311951RAM
Philip Rivers (27)1312009SDG
Joe Ferguson (26)1311976BUF
Carson Palmer (35)1312015ARI
Charlie Conerly (37)1311959NYG
Johnny Unitas+ (24)1311957BAL
Roger Staubach+ (31)1311973DAL
Y.A. Tittle+ (36)1311963NYG
Tony Romo (34)1312014DAL
84Dan Fouts+ (31)1301982SDG
Ken O'Brien (24)1301985NYJ
Russell Wilson (26)1302015SEA
Fran Tarkenton+ (33)1301973MIN
Tom Brady (34)1302011NWE
Aaron Rodgers (29)1302013GNB
90Norm Van Brocklin+ (24)1291950RAM
Ken Anderson (25)1291974CIN
Ken Stabler+ (28)1291974OAK
Drew Brees (30)1292009NOR
Craig Morton (38)1291981DEN
Philip Rivers (26)1292008SDG
Ron Jaworski (29)1291980PHI
John Hadl (33)1291973RAM
Ken Anderson (26)1291975CIN
Len Dawson+ (29)1291964KAN
Steve McNair (30)1292003TEN
Tommy Kramer (31)1291986MIN
Tom Flores (29)1291966OAK
Bob Griese+ (26)1291971MIA
104Dave Krieg (24)1281983SEA
Joe Theismann (34)1281983WAS
Sid Luckman+ (28)1281945CHI
David Garrard (29)1282007JAX
Warren Moon+ (33)1281990HOU
Andy Dalton (27)1282015CIN
Len Dawson+ (27)1281962DTX
Ben Roethlisberger (23)1282005PIT
Drew Brees (32)1282011NOR
Damon Huard (33)1282006KAN
Daunte Culpepper (23)1282000MIN
Roger Staubach+ (36)1281978DAL
116Norm Van Brocklin+ (27)1271953RAM
Aaron Rodgers (25)1272009GNB
Tom Flores (26)1271963OAK
Drew Brees (25)1272004SDG
Troy Aikman+ (26)1271993DAL
Tom Brady (33)1272010NWE
Peyton Manning (29)1272005IND
Peyton Manning (30)1272006IND
Ray Mallouf (30)1271948CRD
Tommy Thompson (32)1271948PHI
Y.A. Tittle+ (21)1271948BCL
127Tobin Rote (24)1261952GNB
Greg Cook (22)1261969CIN
Eddie LeBaron (32)1261962DAL
James Harris (27)1261974RAM
Boomer Esiason (24)1261985CIN
Steve Young+ (36)1261998SFO
Vinny Testaverde (34)1261998NYJ
Dan Fouts+ (30)1261981SDG
Ben Roethlisberger (22)1262004PIT
Johnny Unitas+ (25)1261958BAL
Rich Gannon (36)1262002OAK
Trent Green (32)1262002KAN
Sammy Baugh+ (33)1261947WAS
John Brodie (35)1261970SFO
Greg Landry (24)1261971DET
142Ben Roethlisberger (25)1252007PIT
Charley Johnson (35)1251974DEN
Brett Favre+ (39)1252009MIN
Ben Roethlisberger (27)1252009PIT
Bill Nelsen (27)1251968CLE
Johnny Unitas+ (32)1251965BAL
Craig Morton (34)1251977DEN
Greg Landry (29)1251976DET
Craig Morton (26)1251969DAL
Eddie LeBaron (28)1251958WAS
Chris Chandler (31)1251997ATL
Wade Wilson (29)1251988MIN
Bernie Kosar (23)1251987CLE
Cecil Isbell (26)1251941GNB
Jim Kelly+ (31)1251991BUF
Matt Schaub (30)1252011HOU
Boomer Esiason (25)1251986CIN
Jeff Garcia (30)1252000SFO
Norm Van Brocklin+ (28)1251954RAM
Terry Bradshaw+ (30)1251978PIT
162Dan Fouts+ (32)1241983SDG
Bob Waterfield+ (25)1241945RAM
Neil Lomax (25)1241984STL
Scott Mitchell (27)1241995DET
Erik Kramer (30)1241995CHI
Troy Aikman+ (28)1241995DAL
Y.A. Tittle+ (35)1241962NYG
Bart Starr+ (28)1241962GNB
Otto Graham+ (29)1241951CLE
Danny White (29)1241981DAL
Don Meredith (30)1241968DAL
Tobin Rote (35)1241963SDG
Steve Bartkowski (27)1241980ATL
Jim Everett (26)1241989RAM
Babe Parilli (32)1241962BOS
Len Dawson+ (36)1241971KAN
Jeff George (31)1241999MIN
Philip Rivers (28)1242010SDG
Steve Young+ (34)1241996SFO
Russell Wilson (24)1242013SEA
Frankie Albert (28)1241948SFO
183Dan Marino+ (21)1231983MIA
Billy Wade (30)1231961CHI
Tony Romo (29)1232009DAL
Rudy Bukich (34)1231965CHI
Roger Staubach+ (35)1231977DAL
Brian Sipe (31)1231980CLE
Boomer Esiason (28)1231989CIN
Bob Lee (27)1231973ATL
Warren Moon+ (31)1231988HOU
Joe Montana+ (31)1231987SFO
Drew Brees (27)1232006NOR
Tony Romo (26)1232006DAL
Irv Comp (24)1231943GNB
Johnny Unitas+ (30)1231963BAL
Philip Rivers (31)1232013SDG
Robert Griffin (22)1232012WAS
Aaron Rodgers (28)1232012GNB
Dak Prescott (23)1232016DAL
201Steve Bartkowski (30)1221983ATL
Lynn Dickey (33)1221983GNB
Roy Zimmerman (27)1221945PHI
Y.A. Tittle+ (26)1221953SFO
Phil Simms (34)1221990NYG
Brett Favre+ (31)1222001GNB
Vince Ferragamo (26)1221980RAM
Ken Stabler+ (27)1221973OAK
Ben Roethlisberger (28)1222010PIT
Phil Simms (31)1221987NYG
Brett Favre+ (26)1221996GNB
Tony Romo (31)1222011DAL
Bart Starr+ (30)1221964GNB
Roman Gabriel (24)1221964RAM
Tommy Thompson (33)1221949PHI
Ben Roethlisberger (32)1222014PIT
Peyton Manning (24)1222000IND
Dan Fouts+ (27)1221978SDG
219Tony Romo (27)1212007DAL
Tony Eason (24)1211984NWE
Jeff George (27)1211995ATL
John Brodie (26)1211961SFO
Sonny Jurgensen+ (40)1211974WAS
Dan Fouts+ (34)1211985SDG
Pat Haden (24)1211977RAM
Fran Tarkenton+ (36)1211976MIN
Cecil Isbell (27)1211942GNB
Don Meredith (28)1211966DAL
Jeff George (29)1211997OAK
Michael Vick (30)1212010PHI
Dave Krieg (27)1211986SEA
Drew Brees (34)1212013NOR
Peyton Manning (36)1212012DEN
234Danny White (30)1201982DAL
Peyton Manning (31)1202007IND
Joe Theismann (33)1201982WAS
Ken Anderson (33)1201982CIN
Don Meredith (24)1201962DAL
John Elway+ (38)1201998DEN
Steve McNair (28)1202001TEN
Terry Bradshaw+ (33)1201981PIT
Bob Griese+ (32)1201977MIA
Jim Hart (32)1201976STL
Gary Danielson (28)1201980DET
Dan Fouts+ (29)1201980SDG
Trent Green (34)1202004KAN
Fran Tarkenton+ (29)1201969NYG
Tyrod Taylor (26)1202015BUF
Johnny Unitas+ (26)1201959BAL
Roman Gabriel (33)1201973PHI
Ken Anderson (24)1201973CIN
Steve Grogan (26)1201979NWE
Joe Ferguson (29)1201979BUF
Aaron Rodgers (26)1202010GNB
Dave Krieg (29)1201988SEA
Bert Jones (24)1201975BAL
Bob Griese+ (30)1201975MIA
Len Dawson+ (40)1201975KAN
Joe Namath+ (29)1201972NYJ
Frank Filchock (27)1201944WAS
Peyton Manning (27)1202003IND
Otto Graham+ (26)1201948CLE
Brian Sipe (29)1201978CLE
Daryle Lamonica (27)1201968OAK
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