NFL Year-by-Year Total Offense Leaders (since 1981)

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Leaders Table
Year Player TotOff Tm
2016Drew Brees (37)3,802NOR
2015Drew Brees (36)4,649NOR
2014Andrew Luck (24)4,873IND
2013Peyton Manning (37)5,326DEN
2012Drew Brees (33)4,992NOR
2011Drew Brees (32)5,404NOR
2010Peyton Manning (34)4,627IND
2009Matt Schaub (28)4,678HOU
2008Drew Brees (29)4,976NOR
2007Tom Brady (30)4,776NWE
2006Peyton Manning (30)4,347IND
2005Tom Brady (28)4,011NWE
2004Daunte Culpepper (27)4,885MIN
2003Peyton Manning (27)4,186IND
2002Rich Gannon (36)4,631OAK
2001Kurt Warner (30)4,657STL
2000Jeff Garcia (30)4,537SFO
1999Steve Beuerlein (34)4,280CAR
1998Steve Young+ (36)4,390SFO
1997Brett Favre+ (27)3,878GNB
1996Mark Brunell (25)4,506JAX
1995Brett Favre+ (25)4,377GNB
1994Drew Bledsoe (22)4,456NWE
1993Steve Young+ (31)4,270SFO
1992Dan Marino+ (30)4,009MIA
1991Warren Moon+ (34)4,584HOU
1990Warren Moon+ (33)4,652HOU
1989Don Majkowski (25)4,408GNB
1988Dan Marino+ (26)4,386MIA
1987John Elway+ (27)3,364DEN
1986Dan Marino+ (24)4,624MIA
1985Dan Marino+ (23)3,956MIA
1984Dan Marino+ (22)4,957MIA
1983Lynn Dickey (33)4,163GNB
1982Dan Fouts+ (31)2,797SDG
1981Dan Fouts+ (30)4,724SDG
1980Dan Fouts+ (29)4,520SDG
1979Dan Fouts+ (28)3,936SDG
1978Archie Manning (29)3,317NOR
1977Joe Ferguson (27)2,809BUF
1976Bert Jones (25)3,034BAL
1975Ken Anderson (26)3,110CIN
1974Ken Anderson (25)2,689CIN
1973Roman Gabriel (33)3,010PHI
1972Archie Manning (23)2,785NOR
1971John Hadl (31)3,005SDG
1970John Brodie (35)2,903SFO
1969Daryle Lamonica (28)3,238OAK
1969Sonny Jurgensen+ (35)2,936WAS
1968John Hadl (28)3,487SDG
1968John Brodie (33)3,091SFO
1967Joe Namath+ (24)4,021NYJ
1967Sonny Jurgensen+ (33)3,793WAS
1966Joe Namath+ (23)3,421NYJ
1966Sonny Jurgensen+ (32)3,223WAS
1965John Brodie (30)3,172SFO
1965John Hadl (25)2,889SDG
1964Babe Parilli (34)3,633BOS
1964Charley Johnson (25)3,138STL
1963Johnny Unitas+ (30)3,705BAL
1963Jack Kemp (28)3,149BUF
1962Y.A. Tittle+ (35)3,332NYG
1962Len Dawson+ (27)3,011DTX
1961Sonny Jurgensen+ (27)3,750PHI
1961George Blanda+ (33)3,342HOU
1960Johnny Unitas+ (27)3,294BAL
1960Jack Kemp (25)3,256LAC
1959Johnny Unitas+ (26)3,044BAL
1958Billy Wade (27)2,965RAM
1957Johnny Unitas+ (24)2,721BAL
1956Tobin Rote (28)2,601GNB
1955Jim Finks+ (28)2,346PIT
1954Norm Van Brocklin+ (28)2,627RAM
1953Otto Graham+ (31)2,865CLE
1952Otto Graham+ (30)2,946CLE
1951Bobby Layne+ (24)2,693DET
1950Bobby Layne+ (23)2,573DET
1949Otto Graham+ (27)2,892CLE
1949Johnny Lujack (24)2,722CHI
1948Glenn Dobbs (28)2,942LAD
1948Sammy Baugh+ (34)2,603WAS
1947Sammy Baugh+ (33)2,985WAS
1947Spec Sanders (29)2,874NYY
1946Glenn Dobbs (26)2,094BDA
1946Sid Luckman+ (29)1,750CHI
1945Bob Waterfield+ (25)1,627RAM
1944Frankie Sinkwich (23)1,623DET
1943Sid Luckman+ (26)2,154CHI
1942Cecil Isbell (27)2,104GNB
1941Cecil Isbell (26)1,796GNB
1940Parker Hall (23)1,473RAM
1939Parker Hall (22)1,685RAM
1938Ace Parker+ (26)1,118BKN
1937Sammy Baugh+ (23)1,367WAS
1936Arnie Herber+ (26)1,207GNB
1935Ed Danowski (23)1,129NYG
1934Dutch Clark+ (27)1,146DET
1933Harry Newman (24)1,410NYG
1932Arnie Herber+ (22)788GNB
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