NFL Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Sack%+ Year Tm
1Dan Marino+ (26)1391988MIA
2Doug Williams (24)1381979TAM
Jim Hart (31)1381975STL
4Steve Walsh (24)1371991NOR
5Dan Marino+ (22)1361984MIA
6Dan Marino+ (27)1351989MIA
7Mark Rypien (28)1341991WAS
Terry Hanratty (22)1341970PIT
9Peyton Manning (33)1332009IND
Dan Marino+ (25)1331987MIA
11Mark Rypien (27)1321990WAS
Joey Harrington (23)1322002DET
John Brodie (35)1321970SFO
Joey Harrington (24)1322003DET
15Dan Marino+ (23)1311985MIA
Brett Favre+ (34)1312004GNB
17Jay Cutler (25)1302008DEN
John Brodie (38)1301973SFO
Steve DeBerg (25)1301979SFO
Bill Nelsen (29)1301970CLE
Dan Marino+ (24)1301986MIA
Vinny Testaverde (36)1302000NYJ
Peyton Manning (37)1302013DEN
24Joe Gilliam (23)1291974PIT
Jim Hart (33)1291977STL
Kerry Collins (35)1292008TEN
Doug Williams (33)1291988WAS
Peyton Manning (34)1292010IND
Norm Snead (33)1291972NYG
Mark Malone (27)1291986PIT
Dan Marino+ (21)1291983MIA
32Jerry Tagge (24)1281974GNB
Drew Brees (29)1282008NOR
Peyton Manning (28)1282004IND
35Dan Marino+ (28)1271990MIA
Steve Grogan (36)1271989NWE
Dan Marino+ (37)1271999MIA
Derek Carr (25)1272016OAK
Nick Foles (25)1272014PHI
Peyton Manning (38)1272014DEN
41Joe Ferguson (31)1261981BUF
Troy Aikman+ (31)1261998DAL
Joe Ferguson (30)1261980BUF
Mike Tomczak (26)1261989CHI
Jake Plummer (29)1262004DEN
Peyton Manning (23)1261999IND
Joe Namath+ (27)1261970NYJ
John Brodie (36)1261971SFO
49Jim Hart (30)1251974STL
Dan Fouts+ (34)1251985SDG
Dan Fouts+ (30)1251981SDG
Jim Miller (30)1252001CHI
Tom Brady (32)1252009NWE
Jim Zorn (24)1251977SEA
Jim Hart (32)1251976STL
Peyton Manning (32)1252008IND
Mark Rypien (26)1251989WAS
Roman Gabriel (29)1251969RAM
Mark Malone (29)1251988SDG
Scott Mitchell (25)1251993MIA
Eli Manning (29)1252010NYG
Peyton Manning (30)1252006IND
Eli Manning (31)1252012NYG
Dan Fouts+ (32)1251983SDG
65Drew Brees (28)1242007NOR
Sage Rosenfels (29)1242007HOU
Mark Malone (26)1241985PIT
Tommy Kramer (26)1241981MIN
Steve Grogan (24)1241977NWE
Johnny Unitas+ (36)1241969BAL
Warren Moon+ (34)1241991HOU
Joe Namath+ (29)1241972NYJ
Joe Montana+ (30)1241986SFO
Peyton Manning (36)1242012DEN
Dan Pastorini (29)1241978HOU
Vince Ferragamo (28)1241982RAM
Daryle Lamonica (28)1241969OAK
78Bobby Hebert (32)1231992NOR
Derek Anderson (24)1232007CLE
Erik Kramer (30)1231995CHI
Doug Flutie (35)1231998BUF
Archie Manning (30)1231979NOR
Jeff Garcia (32)1232002SFO
Dan Marino+ (32)1231994MIA
Roman Gabriel (32)1231972RAM
Ben Roethlisberger (34)1232016PIT
Matthew Stafford (25)1232013DET
Joe Flacco (29)1232014BAL
Jim Hart (34)1231978STL
Doug Williams (27)1231982TAM
91Brett Favre+ (37)1222007GNB
Ryan Fitzpatrick (32)1222015NYJ
Norm Snead (34)1221973NYG
Drew Brees (32)1222011NOR
Matt Hasselbeck (35)1222011TEN
Steve McNair (33)1222006BAL
Eli Manning (35)1222016NYG
Tom Brady (39)1222016NWE
Peyton Manning (27)1222003IND
Peyton Manning (24)1222000IND
Tom Brady (37)1222014NWE
Drew Brees (33)1222012NOR
Dan Fouts+ (31)1221982SDG
Ed Luther (26)1221983SDG
Vince Ferragamo (29)1221983RAM
Todd Blackledge (23)1221984KAN
107Carson Palmer (27)1212007CIN
Fran Tarkenton+ (34)1211974MIN
Doug Williams (26)1211981TAM
Brian Sipe (27)1211976CLE
Charley Johnson (30)1211969STL
Drew Bledsoe (21)1211993NWE
Dan Marino+ (35)1211997MIA
Chuck Long (24)1211987DET
Vinny Testaverde (30)1211994CLE
Steve Walsh (27)1211994CHI
Drew Bledsoe (22)1211994NWE
Billy Kilmer (33)1211972WAS
Drew Brees (27)1212006NOR
Daryle Lamonica (29)1211970OAK
Matthew Stafford (24)1212012DET
John Hadl (31)1211971SDG
123Troy Aikman+ (28)1201995DAL
Dan Fouts+ (23)1201974SDG
Steve DeBerg (31)1201985TAM
Peyton Manning (22)1201998IND
Erik Kramer (33)1201998CHI
Vince Young (26)1202009TEN
Ken Stabler+ (31)1201977OAK
Warren Moon+ (31)1201988HOU
Jim Zorn (26)1201979SEA
Carson Palmer (25)1202005CIN
Peyton Manning (29)1202005IND
Ryan Fitzpatrick (28)1202011BUF
Brett Favre+ (36)1202006GNB
Kirk Cousins (28)1202016WAS
Boomer Esiason (32)1201993NYJ
Brad Johnson (34)1202003TAM
Fran Tarkenton+ (38)1201978MIN
Joe Ferguson (32)1201982BUF
Joe Montana+ (28)1201984SFO
Joe Namath+ (26)1201969NYJ
143Joe Namath+ (31)1191974NYJ
Brian Sipe (31)1191980CLE
Steve DeBerg (35)1191989KAN
John Brodie (34)1191969SFO
Joe Montana+ (37)1191993KAN
Jeff Garcia (29)1191999SFO
Drew Brees (31)1192010NOR
Steve Spurrier (30)1191975SFO
Peyton Manning (26)1192002IND
Shane Matthews (32)1192002WAS
Dave Krieg (37)1191996CHI
Steve DeBerg (37)1191991KAN
Dan Fouts+ (35)1191986SDG
Derek Carr (23)1192014OAK
Carson Palmer (34)1192014ARI
Tom Brady (35)1192012NWE
Pete Beathard (29)1191971STL
160Jim Kelly+ (32)1181992BUF
Neil O'Donnell (29)1181995PIT
Drew Bledsoe (23)1181995NWE
Dan Marino+ (36)1181998MIA
James Harris (30)1181977SDG
Jim Zorn (23)1181976SEA
Steve DeBerg (26)1181980SFO
Bill Nelsen (28)1181969CLE
Joe Flacco (30)1182015BAL
Vinny Testaverde (33)1181997BAL
Ray Lucas (27)1181999NYJ
Matt Ryan (25)1182010ATL
Brett Favre+ (35)1182005GNB
Troy Aikman+ (29)1181996DAL
Mike Tomczak (33)1181996PIT
Drew Brees (37)1182016NOR
Roman Gabriel (30)1181970RAM
Trent Green (33)1182003KAN
Doug Flutie (37)1182000BUF
Jeff Garcia (30)1182000SFO
Joe Ferguson (33)1181983BUF
181Warren Moon+ (35)1171992HOU
Tom Brady (30)1172007NWE
Billy Kilmer (35)1171974WAS
Ron Jaworski (30)1171981PHI
Vinny Testaverde (37)1172001NYJ
Vinny Testaverde (34)1171998NYJ
Drew Brees (30)1172009NOR
Steve Grogan (23)1171976NWE
Fran Tarkenton+ (36)1171976MIN
Doug Williams (25)1171980TAM
Terry Bradshaw+ (31)1171979PIT
Troy Aikman+ (32)1171999DAL
Shaun Hill (30)1172010DET
Steve McNair (32)1172005TEN
Jim Everett (33)1171996NOR
Troy Aikman+ (27)1171994DAL
Jim Everett (31)1171994NOR
Joe Montana+ (38)1171994KAN
Steve Young+ (29)1171991SFO
Steve Bono (29)1171991SFO
Daryle Lamonica (31)1171972OAK
Charley Johnson (33)1171972DEN
Marty Domres (25)1171972BAL
Joey Harrington (27)1172006MIA
Ed Hargett (23)1171970NOR
Jay Schroeder (25)1171986WAS
Brett Favre+ (33)1172003GNB
Andy Dalton (26)1172014CIN
Andrew Luck (24)1172014IND
Carson Palmer (32)1172012OAK
Matt Ryan (27)1172012ATL
Don Horn (26)1171971DEN
Ed Hargett (24)1171971NOR
Brian Sipe (34)1171983CLE
Dan Fouts+ (33)1171984SDG
216Mark Rypien (29)1161992WAS
Ken Stabler+ (28)1161974OAK
Terry Bradshaw+ (33)1161981PIT
Billy Joe Tolliver (24)1161990SDG
Jon Kitna (28)1162001CIN
Brett Favre+ (31)1162001GNB
Craig Whelihan (27)1161998SDG
Randall Cunningham (35)1161998MIN
Matt Ryan (23)1162008ATL
Drew Brees (25)1162004SDG
Ben Roethlisberger (33)1162015PIT
Nick Foles (26)1162015STL
Steve Pelluer (26)1161988DAL
Bob Griese+ (28)1161973MIA
Dan Fouts+ (28)1161979SDG
Kordell Stewart (24)1161997PIT
John Elway+ (27)1161987DEN
Steve McNair (29)1162002TEN
Frank Reich (34)1161996NYJ
Dan Marino+ (29)1161991MIA
Steve Spurrier (27)1161972SFO
John Hadl (32)1161972SDG
Charley Johnson (31)1161970HOU
Jake Plummer (25)1162000ARI
Drew Brees (35)1162014NOR
Josh Freeman (24)1162012TAM
Steve DeBerg (24)1161978SFO
Pete Liske (29)1161971PHI
Ken Stabler+ (37)1161983NOR
245Troy Aikman+ (25)1151992DAL
John Elway+ (35)1151995DEN
Steve Bono (33)1151995KAN
Jim Plunkett (26)1151974NWE
Sonny Jurgensen+ (40)1151974WAS
James Harris (27)1151974RAM
Matt Ryan (24)1152009ATL
Dan Pastorini (28)1151977HOU
Donovan McNabb (31)1152008PHI
Norm Snead (30)1151969PHI
Eli Manning (34)1152015NYG
Bobby Hebert (28)1151988NOR
Shane Matthews (29)1151999CHI
Carson Palmer (30)1152010CIN
Roman Gabriel (35)1151975PHI
Kerry Collins (29)1152002NYG
Jay Fiedler (30)1152002MIA
Jim Harbaugh (27)1151991CHI
Matt Ryan (26)1152011ATL
Boomer Esiason (25)1151986CIN
Eli Manning (33)1152014NYG
Drew Stanton (30)1152014ARI
Steve Grogan (25)1151978NWE
Dan Fouts+ (27)1151978SDG
Terry Bradshaw+ (30)1151978PIT
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