NFL Single Game Passer Rating Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Rate Tm Boxscore
1Kirk Cousins158.3WASWashington Redskins vs. New Orleans Saints, November 15, 2015
Peyton Manning158.3INDIndianapolis Colts vs. New England Patriots, October 22, 2000
Sonny Jurgensen+158.3WASWashington Redskins vs. St. Louis Cardinals, October 24, 1965
Chris Chandler158.3HOUHouston Oilers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, September 24, 1995
Bobby Hebert158.3ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints, September 12, 1993
Peyton Manning158.3INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos, January 4, 2004
Donovan McNabb158.3PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Detroit Lions, September 23, 2007
Drew Brees158.3NORNew Orleans Saints vs. New England Patriots, November 30, 2009
Vince Evans158.3CHIChicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers, December 7, 1980
Y.A. Tittle+158.3NYGNew York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 10, 1963
Nick Foles158.3PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Oakland Raiders, November 3, 2013
Robert Griffin158.3WASWashington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 18, 2012
Kurt Warner158.3STLSt. Louis Rams vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 3, 1999
Brian Sipe158.3CLECleveland Browns vs. Buffalo Bills, October 29, 1978
Kerry Collins158.3NYGNew York Giants vs. Indianapolis Colts, December 22, 2002
Doug Flutie158.3BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Seattle Seahawks, December 23, 2000
Jeff Blake158.3CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, October 19, 1995
Peyton Manning158.3INDIndianapolis Colts vs. New Orleans Saints, September 28, 2003
Steve Grogan158.3NWENew England Patriots vs. New York Jets, October 29, 1978
Jim Hart158.3STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. New York Jets, November 23, 1975
Craig Morton158.3DENDenver Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers, September 27, 1981
Craig Erickson158.3TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Indianapolis Colts, September 11, 1994
Ken O'Brien158.3NYJNew York Jets vs. Seattle Seahawks, November 2, 1986
Fran Tarkenton+158.3NYGNew York Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals, October 25, 1970
Trent Green158.3KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Detroit Lions, December 14, 2003
Craig Morton158.3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, October 5, 1969
Ryan Tannehill158.3MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Houston Texans, October 25, 2015
Len Dawson+158.3KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos, September 7, 1963
Terry Bradshaw+158.3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Colts, December 19, 1976
Daryle Lamonica158.3OAKOakland Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, September 17, 1972
Chad Pennington158.3NYJNew York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts, November 16, 2003
James Harris158.3RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers, October 20, 1974
Dan Fouts+158.3SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, September 26, 1976
Dick Shiner158.3ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints, September 16, 1973
Joe Montana+158.3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Atlanta Falcons, November 12, 1989
Tom Brady158.3NWENew England Patriots vs. Detroit Lions, November 25, 2010
Ben Roethlisberger158.3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, November 5, 2007
Kurt Warner158.3ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Miami Dolphins, September 14, 2008
Don Meredith158.3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Cleveland Browns, December 24, 1967
Joe Namath+158.3NYJNew York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins, October 22, 1967
Kurt Warner158.3STLSt. Louis Rams vs. San Diego Chargers, October 1, 2000
Alex Smith158.3KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders, December 15, 2013
Ben Roethlisberger158.3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. St. Louis Rams, December 20, 2007
Tom Brady158.3NWENew England Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins, October 21, 2007
Geno Smith158.3NYJNew York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins, December 28, 2014
Johnny Unitas+158.3BALBaltimore Colts vs. Atlanta Falcons, November 12, 1967
Scott Hunter158.3ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints, October 31, 1976
Dave Krieg158.3DETDetroit Lions vs. Buffalo Bills, November 24, 1994
Peyton Manning158.3INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 10, 2002
Frank Ryan158.3CLECleveland Browns vs. New York Giants, December 12, 1964
Bob Lee158.3ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Chicago Bears, October 14, 1973
Ken Anderson158.3CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Baltimore Colts, November 3, 1974
Marcus Mariota158.3TENTennessee Titans vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, September 13, 2015