NFL Approximate Value Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders

Leaders Table
Rank Player AV Year Tm
1LaDainian Tomlinson+ (27)262006SDG
2Marshall Faulk+ (26)251999STL
Lamar Jackson (22)252019BAL
O.J. Simpson+ (28)251975BUF
5Rolland Lawrence (26)241977ATL
Alan Page+ (25)241970MIN
7Lem Barney+ (23)231969DET
Tom Brady (30)232007NWE
Derrick Brooks+ (29)232002TAM
Jim Brown+ (28)231964CLE
Aaron Donald (29)232020LAR
Carl Eller+ (27)231969MIN
Priest Holmes (28)232002KAN
Ray Lewis+ (25)232000BAL
Wilber Marshall (24)231986CHI
Randall McDaniel+ (30)231995MIN
Lydell Mitchell (27)231976BAL
Alan Page+ (24)231969MIN
Aaron Rodgers (27)232011GNB
Samari Rolle (24)232000TEN
Deion Sanders+ (29)231996DAL
Pat Swilling (26)231991NOR
Lawrence Taylor+ (26)231985NYG
J.J. Watt (25)232014HOU
25Herb Adderley+ (23)221962GNB
Jim Brown+ (27)221963CLE
Wes Chandler (26)221982SDG
Terrell Davis+ (25)221998DEN
Marshall Faulk+ (27)222000STL
Marshall Faulk+ (28)222001STL
Stephon Gilmore (28)222019NWE
Patrick Mahomes (22)222018KAN
Patrick Peterson (21)222011ARI
Darrelle Revis (24)222009NYJ
Aaron Rodgers (30)222014GNB
Steve Young+ (30)221992SFO
Steve Young+ (31)221993SFO
Steve Young+ (32)221994SFO
39Otis Armstrong (23)211974DEN
Tiki Barber (30)212005NYG
George Blanda+ (33)211961HOU
Bobby Boyd (30)211968BAL
Tom Brady (34)212011NWE
Jim Brown+ (24)211960CLE
Jim Brown+ (29)211965CLE
Daunte Culpepper (23)212000MIN
Dan Fouts+ (31)211982SDG
Jeff Garcia (30)212000SFO
Ted Hendricks+ (23)211971BAL
Charley Hennigan (26)211961HOU
Edgerrin James+ (21)211999IND
Edgerrin James+ (22)212000IND
Edgerrin James+ (26)212004IND
Bert Jones (25)211976BAL
Carl Lee (27)211988MIN
Peyton Manning+ (28)212004IND
Dan Marino+ (22)211984MIA
Cam Newton (26)212015CAR
Alan Page+ (26)211971MIN
Jerry Rice+ (31)211994SFO
Simeon Rice (28)212002TAM
Matt Ryan (31)212016ATL
Warren Sapp+ (29)212002TAM
Richard Sherman (25)212013SEA
Bruce Smith+ (33)211996BUF
Emmitt Smith+ (23)211992DAL
Brian Urlacher+ (23)212001CHI
J.J. Watt (26)212015HOU
69Josh Allen (24)202020BUF
Dick Anderson (27)201973MIA
Doug Atkins+ (33)201963CHI
Doug Betters (27)201983MIA
Tom Brady (40)202017NWE
Drew Brees (32)202011NOR
Derrick Brooks+ (26)201999TAM
Larry Brown (22)201970WAS
Larry Brown (24)201972WAS
Willie Brown+ (32)201973OAK
Rob Burnett (33)202000BAL
Daunte Culpepper (27)202004MIN
Randall Cunningham (27)201990PHI
Willie Davis+ (28)201962GNB
Richard Dent+ (24)201985CHI
Carl Eller+ (28)201970MIN
Jahri Evans (28)202011NOR
Cortland Finnegan (24)202008TEN
Joe Fortunato (33)201963CHI
Arian Foster (24)202010HOU
Mark Gastineau (25)201982NYJ
Ahman Green (26)202003GNB
Marvin Harrison+ (27)201999IND
Abner Haynes (24)201962DTX
Priest Holmes (29)202003KAN
Xavien Howard (27)202020MIA
LeRoy Irvin (28)201986RAM
Steven Jackson (23)202006STL
Pepper Johnson (26)201990NYG
Ron Johnson (24)201972NYG
Joe Klecko (31)201985NYJ
Jack Lambert+ (24)201976PIT
Yale Lary+ (31)201962DET
Ray Lewis+ (24)201999BAL
Ray Lewis+ (33)202008BAL
Matt Light (29)202007NWE
Peyton Manning+ (30)202006IND
Karl Mecklenburg (29)201989DEN
Lydell Mitchell (28)201977BAL
Anthony Munoz+ (27)201985CIN
Ed Newman (33)201984MIA
Carl Nicks (26)202011NOR
Orlando Pace+ (24)202000STL
Walter Payton+ (23)201977CHI
Jerry Rice+ (30)201993SFO
Barry Sanders+ (26)201994DET
Jeff Saturday (30)202005IND
Richard Sherman (24)202012SEA
Emmitt Smith+ (24)201993DAL
Emmitt Smith+ (26)201995DAL
Dwight Stephenson+ (26)201984MIA
Jason Taylor+ (26)202000MIA
Otis Taylor (24)201966KAN
Thurman Thomas+ (25)201991BUF
Louis Vasquez (26)202013DEN
Paul Warfield+ (28)201971MIA
Fred Warner (23)202020SFO
Kurt Warner+ (30)202001STL
Patrick Willis (24)202009SFO
Rod Woodson+ (25)201990PIT
Rod Woodson+ (29)201994PIT
130Jamal Anderson (25)191998ATL
Ken Anderson (33)191982CIN
Willie Anderson (30)192005CIN
Tiki Barber (31)192006NYG
Harris Barton (29)191993SFO
Bob Baumhower (28)191983MIA
Steve Beuerlein (34)191999CAR
NaVorro Bowman (23)192011SFO
NaVorro Bowman (25)192013SFO
Tom Brady (35)192012NWE
Lance Briggs (24)192005CHI
Jim Brown+ (25)191961CLE
John David Crow (25)191960STL
Randall Cunningham (35)191998MIN
Mike Curtis (25)191968BAL
Terrell Davis+ (24)191997DEN
Eric Dickerson+ (28)191988IND
Chris Doleman+ (30)191992MIN
Carl Eller+ (29)191971MIN
Boomer Esiason (27)191988CIN
James Farrior (29)192004PIT
Chuck Foreman (24)191975MIN
Dan Fouts+ (30)191981SDG
Rich Gannon (34)192000OAK
Jason Gildon (29)192001PIT
Randall Godfrey (27)192000TEN
Todd Gurley (23)192017LAR
Charles Haley+ (26)191990SFO
Dan Hampton+ (26)191984CHI
David Harris (25)192009NYJ
James Harrison (30)192008PIT
James Harrison (32)192010PIT
Torry Holt (24)192000STL
Michael Irvin+ (29)191995DAL
Edgerrin James+ (27)192005IND
Cortez Kennedy+ (24)191992SEA
Paul Krause+ (27)191969MIN
Greg Landry (24)191971DET
Greg Landry (25)191972DET
Albert Lewis (28)191989KAN
Ray Lewis+ (26)192001BAL
Ray Lewis+ (28)192003BAL
Peyton Manning+ (37)192013DEN
Dan Marino+ (24)191986MIA
Wilber Marshall (30)191992WAS
Lawrence McCutcheon (23)191973RAM
Bobby Mitchell+ (25)191960CLE
Lydell Mitchell (26)191975BAL
Randy Moss+ (30)192007NWE
Anthony Munoz+ (24)191982CIN
Joe Nash (23)191984SEA
Jordy Nelson (29)192014GNB
Cam Newton (22)192011CAR
Haloti Ngata (27)192011BAL
Jerry Norton (29)191960STL
Terrell Owens+ (27)192001SFO
Michael Dean Perry (24)191989CLE
Adrian Peterson (27)192012MIN
Jerry Rice+ (32)191995SFO
Philip Rivers (27)192009SDG
Aaron Rodgers (25)192009GNB
Barry Sanders+ (29)191997DET
Jeff Saturday (32)192007IND
Mitchell Schwartz (29)192018KAN
Clyde Simmons (27)191991PHI
O.J. Simpson+ (26)191973BUF
Mike Singletary+ (27)191986CHI
Bubba Smith (26)191971BAL
Justin Smith (31)192011SFO
Michael Strahan+ (25)191997NYG
Pat Swilling (27)191992NOR
Fran Tarkenton+ (27)191967NYG
Jason Taylor+ (32)192006MIA
Lawrence Taylor+ (30)191989NYG
Adalius Thomas (29)192006BAL
Emmitt Thomas+ (31)191974KAN
Thurman Thomas+ (24)191990BUF
Thurman Thomas+ (26)191992BUF
Zach Thomas (25)191998MIA
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (24)192003SDG
Justin Tuck (25)192008NYG
Johnny Unitas+ (34)191967BAL
Brian Urlacher+ (28)192006CHI
Kurt Warner+ (28)191999STL
J.J. Watt (23)192012HOU
T.J. Watt (25)192020PIT
Reggie Wayne (28)192007IND
Reggie White+ (24)191986PHI
Reggie White+ (26)191988PHI
Reggie White+ (29)191991PHI
Tre'Davious White (24)192019BUF
Doug Wilkerson (35)191982SDG
Aeneas Williams+ (33)192001STL
Mario Williams (29)192014BUF
Ricky Williams (25)192002MIA
Russell Wilson (25)192014SEA
Russell Wilson (26)192015SEA
Rod Woodson+ (27)191992PIT
Eric Wright (26)191985SFO
Jack Youngblood+ (25)191975RAM
Steve Young+ (36)191998SFO
231Eric Allen (23)181989PHI
Jared Allen (26)182008MIN
Marcus Allen+ (22)181982RAI
Dick Anderson (26)181972MIA
Ken Anderson (32)181981CIN
William Andrews (27)181983ATL
Jessie Armstead (26)181997NYG
Geno Atkins (24)182012CIN
Geno Atkins (27)182015CIN
Champ Bailey+ (28)182006DEN
Budda Baker (24)182020ARI
Erich Barnes (26)181961NYG
Lem Barney+ (22)181968DET
Bobby Boyd (26)181964BAL
Tom Brady (33)182010NWE
Tom Brady (38)182015NWE
Chad Brown (26)181996PIT
Vontaze Burfict (22)182013CIN
LeRoy Butler (28)181996GNB
Roger Carr (24)181976BAL
Kevin Carter (25)181999STL
Roger Craig (28)181988SFO
Marcell Dareus (24)182014BUF
Demario Davis (31)182020NOR
Len Dawson+ (27)181962DTX
Aaron Donald (24)182015STL
Hugh Douglas (29)182000PHI
John Elway+ (37)181997DEN
Jahri Evans (26)182009NOR
Marshall Faulk+ (25)181998IND
Brett Favre+ (25)181995GNB
Brett Favre+ (26)181996GNB
Joe Fields (28)181982NYJ
Bill Forester (30)181962GNB
Jeff Garcia (31)182001SFO
Mark Gastineau (26)181983NYJ
Bill George+ (33)181963CHI
Jared Goff (23)182018LAR
Randy Gradishar (25)181977DEN
Dave Grayson (26)181965OAK
Ahman Green (24)182001GNB
Darrell Green+ (31)181991WAS
Joe Greene+ (25)181972PIT
Kevin Greene+ (34)181996CAR
Trent Green (32)182002KAN
Trent Green (33)182003KAN
Robert Griffin III (22)182012WAS
Dan Hampton+ (28)181986CHI
Dick Harris (24)181961SDG
Lester Hayes (25)181980OAK
Mark Haynes (25)181984NYG
Garrison Hearst (27)181998SFO
Tyreek Hill (24)182018KAN
Michael Irvin+ (25)181991DAL
Michael Irvin+ (26)181992DAL
Harold Jackson (27)181973RAM
Lamar Jackson (23)182020BAL
Kris Jenkins (23)182002CAR
Chris Johnson (23)182009TEN
Larry Johnson (26)182006KAN
Mark Johnston (22)181960HOU
Ron Johnson (22)181970NYG
Too Tall Jones (31)181982DAL
Homer Jones (26)181967NYG
Henry Jordan+ (27)181962GNB
Leroy Kelly+ (24)181966CLE
Leroy Kelly+ (26)181968CLE
Jerry Kramer+ (26)181962GNB
Paul Krause+ (33)181975MIN
Luke Kuechly (22)182013CAR
Jim Lachey (28)181991WAS
Night Train Lane+ (34)181962DET
Darius Leonard (23)182018IND
Ray Lewis+ (29)182004BAL
Greg Lloyd (28)181993PIT
Howie Long+ (25)181985RAI
Don Majkowski (25)181989GNB
Peyton Manning+ (23)181999IND
Peyton Manning+ (24)182000IND
Peyton Manning+ (27)182003IND
Peyton Manning+ (29)182005IND
Jim Marshall (31)181969MIN
Rashean Mathis (26)182006JAX
Bruce Matthews+ (29)181990HOU
Randall McDaniel+ (33)181998MIN
Steve McMichael (27)181985CHI
Steve McMichael (28)181986CHI
Keith Millard (26)181988MIN
Sam Mills (32)181991NOR
Sam Mills (37)181996CAR
Von Miller (23)182012DEN
Wilbert Montgomery (24)181979PHI
Warren Moon+ (33)181990HOU
Randy Moss+ (21)181998MIN
Randy Moss+ (26)182003MIN
Anthony Munoz+ (28)181986CIN
Anthony Munoz+ (30)181988CIN
DeMarco Murray (26)182014DAL
Tom Nalen (29)182000DEN
Orlando Pace+ (23)181999STL
Orlando Pace+ (25)182001STL
Walter Payton+ (31)181985CHI
Julius Peppers (26)182006CAR
Julius Peppers (30)182010CHI
Jalen Ramsey (25)182020LAR
Jay Ratliff (28)182009DAL
Ray Rice (22)182009BAL
Simeon Rice (29)182003TAM
Philip Rivers (24)182006SDG
Aaron Rodgers (32)182016GNB
Darrell Russell (22)181998OAK
Matt Ryan (27)182012ATL
Deion Sanders+ (27)181994SFO
Deion Sanders+ (31)181998DAL
Warren Sapp+ (26)181999TAM
Gale Sayers+ (22)181965CHI
Herbert Scott (27)181980DAL
Richard Sherman (26)182014SEA
Clyde Simmons (28)181992PHI
Mike Singletary+ (29)181988CHI
Fred Smerlas (25)181982BUF
Bruce Smith+ (30)181993BUF
Robert Smith (28)182000MIN
Steve Smith (26)182005CAR
Dwight Stephenson+ (28)181986MIA
Michael Strahan+ (26)181998NYG
Ndamukong Suh (27)182014DET
Jim Taylor+ (26)181962GNB
Lawrence Taylor+ (22)181981NYG
Lawrence Taylor+ (24)181983NYG
Lawrence Taylor+ (31)181990NYG
Rosey Taylor (26)181963CHI
Joe Theismann (34)181983WAS
Derrick Thomas+ (24)181991KAN
Andre Tippett+ (25)181985NWE
Andre Tippett+ (27)181987NWE
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (25)182004SDG
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (26)182005SDG
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (28)182007SDG
Brian Urlacher+ (27)182005CHI
Sebastian Vollmer (26)182010NWE
Ted Washington (33)182001CHI
Ricky Watters (25)181994SFO
Danny White (30)181982DAL
Randy White+ (31)181984DAL
Reggie White+ (27)181989PHI
Reggie White+ (34)181996GNB
Aeneas Williams+ (26)181994ARI
Kevin Williams (26)182006MIN
Kevin Williams (28)182008MIN
Russell Wilson (31)182020SEA
Charles Woodson+ (32)182009GNB
Rod Woodson+ (24)181989PIT
Eric Wright (25)181984SFO
Bryant Young (24)181996SFO