NFL Approximate Value Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders

  • + indicates Hall of Famer, season age in parentheses
Leaders Table
Rank Player AV Year Tm
1Rolland Lawrence (26)271977ATL
Samari Rolle (24)272000TEN
3LaDainian Tomlinson+ (27)262006SDG
4Marshall Faulk+ (26)251999STL
Lamar Jackson (22)252019BAL
O.J. Simpson+ (28)251975BUF
7Lem Barney+ (23)241969DET
Tom Brady (30)242007NWE
Rod Woodson+ (25)241990PIT
10Herb Adderley+ (23)231962GNB
Bobby Boyd (30)231968BAL
Jim Brown+ (28)231964CLE
Willie Brown+ (32)231973OAK
Priest Holmes (28)232002KAN
Ray Lewis+ (25)232000BAL
Matt Light (29)232007NWE
Wilber Marshall (24)231986CHI
Lydell Mitchell (27)231976BAL
Alan Page+ (24)231969MIN
Alan Page+ (25)231970MIN
Aaron Rodgers (27)232011GNB
Pat Swilling (26)231991NOR
Steve Young+ (31)231993SFO
Steve Young+ (32)231994SFO
25Eric Allen (23)221989PHI
Derrick Brooks+ (29)222002TAM
Jim Brown+ (27)221963CLE
Wes Chandler (26)221982SDG
Terrell Davis + (25)221998DEN
Carl Eller+ (27)221969MIN
Marshall Faulk+ (27)222000STL
Marshall Faulk+ (28)222001STL
Dan Fouts+ (31)221982SDG
Charley Hennigan (26)221961HOU
Bert Jones (25)221976BAL
Patrick Mahomes (22)222018KAN
Ed Newman (33)221984MIA
Dwight Stephenson + (26)221984MIA
Rick Volk (26)221971BAL
J.J. Watt (25)222014HOU
Aeneas Williams+ (33)222001STL
Rod Woodson+ (27)221992PIT
Steve Young+ (30)221992SFO
44Willie Anderson (30)212005CIN
Otis Armstrong (23)211974DEN
Tiki Barber (30)212005NYG
Erich Barnes (26)211961NYG
Lem Barney+ (22)211968DET
George Blanda+ (33)211961HOU
Mel Blount+ (27)211975PIT
Tom Brady (34)212011NWE
Jim Brown+ (24)211960CLE
Jim Brown+ (29)211965CLE
LeRoy Butler (28)211996GNB
Daunte Culpepper (23)212000MIN
Joe Fortunato (33)211963CHI
Stephon Gilmore (28)212019NWE
Darrell Green+ (31)211991WAS
David Harris (25)212009NYJ
Priest Holmes (29)212003KAN
Edgerrin James+ (21)211999IND
Edgerrin James+ (22)212000IND
Edgerrin James+ (26)212004IND
Paul Krause+ (27)211969MIN
Yale Lary+ (31)211962DET
Peyton Manning (28)212004IND
Dan Marino+ (22)211984MIA
Anthony Munoz+ (27)211985CIN
Jerry Norton (29)211960STL
Alan Page+ (26)211971MIN
Darrelle Revis (24)212009NYJ
Jerry Rice + (31)211994SFO
Simeon Rice (28)212002TAM
Aaron Rodgers (30)212014GNB
Matt Ryan (31)212016ATL
Deion Sanders + (29)211996DAL
Warren Sapp+ (29)212002TAM
Bruce Smith+ (33)211996BUF
Eric Turner (25)211994CLE
Brian Urlacher+ (23)212001CHI
J.J. Watt (26)212015HOU
Doug Wilkerson (35)211982SDG
Rod Woodson+ (28)211993PIT
Rod Woodson+ (29)211994PIT
Ron Yary+ (28)211974MIN
Ron Yary+ (29)211975MIN
87Dick Anderson (26)201972MIA
Dick Anderson (27)201973MIA
Ken Anderson (33)201982CIN
Harris Barton (29)201993SFO
Doug Betters (27)201983MIA
Drew Brees (32)202011NOR
Larry Brown (24)201972WAS
Mike Brown (23)202001CHI
Rob Burnett (33)202000BAL
Daunte Culpepper (27)202004MIN
Mike Curtis (25)201968BAL
Joe DeLamielleure+ (24)201975BUF
Aaron Donald (24)202015STL
Carl Eller+ (28)201970MIN
Ken Ellis (24)201972GNB
Chuck Foreman (24)201975MIN
Arian Foster (24)202010HOU
Rocky Freitas (27)201972DET
Rich Gannon (34)202000OAK
Jeff Garcia (30)202000SFO
Randall Godfrey (27)202000TEN
Ahman Green (26)202003GNB
Charles Haley+ (26)201990SFO
Marvin Harrison+ (27)201999IND
Abner Haynes (24)201962DTX
Mark Haynes (25)201984NYG
Mike Haynes+ (32)201985RAI
Ted Hendricks+ (23)201971BAL
Monte Jackson (23)201976RAM
Mark Johnston (22)201960HOU
Ron Johnson (24)201972NYG
Jerry Kramer+ (26)201962GNB
George Kunz (29)201976BAL
Jack Lambert+ (24)201976PIT
Jim Langer+ (29)201977MIA
Carl Lee (27)201988MIN
Albert Lewis (28)201989KAN
Larry Little+ (26)201972MIA
Ronnie Lott+ (27)201986SFO
Ronnie Lott+ (28)201987SFO
Peyton Manning (30)202006IND
Randall McDaniel+ (33)201998MIN
Audray McMillian (30)201992MIN
Eddie Meador (31)201968RAM
Karl Mecklenburg (29)201989DEN
Keith Millard (26)201988MIN
Lydell Mitchell (26)201975BAL
Lydell Mitchell (28)201977BAL
Randy Moss+ (30)202007NWE
Anthony Munoz+ (24)201982CIN
Joe Nash (23)201984SEA
Cam Newton (26)202015CAR
Orlando Pace+ (23)201999STL
Orlando Pace+ (24)202000STL
Walter Payton+ (23)201977CHI
Patrick Peterson (21)202011ARI
Jerry Rice + (30)201993SFO
Barry Sanders + (26)201994DET
Deion Sanders + (31)201998DAL
Mitchell Schwartz (29)202018KAN
Herbert Scott (27)201980DAL
Emmitt Smith+ (23)201992DAL
Emmitt Smith+ (24)201993DAL
Emmitt Smith+ (26)201995DAL
Jason Taylor+ (26)202000MIA
Otis Taylor (24)201966KAN
Rosey Taylor (26)201963CHI
Thurman Thomas+ (24)201990BUF
Thurman Thomas+ (25)201991BUF
Kurt Warner+ (30)202001STL
Barry Wilburn (23)201987WAS
Aeneas Williams+ (26)201994ARI
Rod Woodson+ (35)202000BAL
Eric Wright (26)201985SFO
161Herb Adderley+ (24)191963GNB
Jamal Anderson (25)191998ATL
Doug Atkins+ (33)191963CHI
Champ Bailey+ (22)192000WAS
Tony Banfield (23)191961HOU
Steve Beuerlein (34)191999CAR
Bobby Boyd (27)191965BAL
Tom Brady (40)192017NWE
Lance Briggs (24)192005CHI
Derrick Brooks+ (26)191999TAM
Jim Brown+ (25)191961CLE
Larry Brown (22)191970WAS
LeRoy Butler (25)191993GNB
John David Crow (25)191960STL
Randall Cunningham (27)191990PHI
Randall Cunningham (35)191998MIN
Terrell Davis + (24)191997DEN
Willie Davis + (28)191962GNB
Richard Dent+ (24)191985CHI
Eric Dickerson+ (28)191988IND
Hanford Dixon (28)191987CLE
Chris Doleman+ (30)191992MIN
Dave Duerson (25)191986CHI
Carl Eller+ (29)191971MIN
Dave Elmendorf (26)191975RAM
Boomer Esiason (27)191988CIN
James Farrior (29)192004PIT
Miller Farr (24)191967HOU
Minkah Fitzpatrick (22)1920192TM
Dan Fouts+ (30)191981SDG
Mark Gastineau (25)191982NYJ
Bill George+ (33)191963CHI
Jason Gildon (29)192001PIT
Darrien Gordon (26)191997DEN
Cornell Green (26)191966DAL
Todd Gurley (23)192017LAR
Dan Hampton + (26)191984CHI
John Hannah+ (29)191980NWE
James Harrison (30)192008PIT
James Harrison (32)192010PIT
Lester Hayes (25)191980OAK
Mike Haynes+ (31)191984RAI
Torry Holt (24)192000STL
Michael Irvin+ (29)191995DAL
Steven Jackson (23)192006STL
Edgerrin James+ (27)192005IND
Chris Johnson (23)192009TEN
Pepper Johnson (26)191990NYG
Cortez Kennedy + (24)191992SEA
Jim Lachey (28)191991WAS
Greg Landry (24)191971DET
Greg Landry (25)191972DET
Night Train Lane+ (34)191962DET
Jim Langer+ (26)191974MIA
Jim Langer+ (27)191975MIA
Ray Lewis+ (24)191999BAL
Ray Lewis+ (26)192001BAL
Ray Lewis+ (28)192003BAL
Ray Lewis+ (33)192008BAL
Larry Little+ (28)191974MIA
Larry Little+ (29)191975MIA
Sam Madison (24)191998MIA
Sam Madison (26)192000MIA
Peyton Manning (37)192013DEN
Clay Matthews (24)192010GNB
Lawrence McCutcheon (23)191973RAM
Eddie Meador (30)191967RAM
Lawyer Milloy (25)191999NWE
Sam Mills (37)191996CAR
Bobby Mitchell + (25)191960CLE
Wilbert Montgomery (24)191979PHI
Warren Moon+ (33)191990HOU
Anthony Munoz+ (30)191988CIN
DeMarco Murray (26)192014DAL
Tom Nalen (29)192000DEN
Cam Newton (22)192011CAR
John Niland (27)191971DAL
Orlando Pace+ (25)192001STL
Michael Dean Perry (24)191989CLE
Adrian Peterson (27)192012MIN
Richie Petitbon (25)191963CHI
Jerry Rice + (32)191995SFO
Sheldon Richardson (23)192014NYJ
Ken Riley (28)191975CIN
Philip Rivers (27)192009SDG
Willie Roaf+ (34)192004KAN
Aaron Rodgers (25)192009GNB
Barry Sanders + (29)191997DET
Deion Sanders + (30)191997DAL
Dick Schafrath (27)191964CLE
Art Shell+ (30)191977OAK
Richard Sherman (25)192013SEA
O.J. Simpson+ (26)191973BUF
Dwight Stephenson + (28)191986MIA
Pat Swilling (27)191992NOR
Fran Tarkenton+ (27)191967NYG
Lawrence Taylor+ (30)191989NYG
Bill Thompson (30)191977DEN
Thurman Thomas+ (26)191992BUF
Zach Thomas (25)191998MIA
Andre Tippett+ (25)191985NWE
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (24)192003SDG
Johnny Unitas + (34)191967BAL
Gene Upshaw+ (32)191977OAK
Sebastian Vollmer (26)192010NWE
Paul Warfield+ (28)191971MIA
Kurt Warner+ (28)191999STL
Ted Washington (33)192001CHI
J.J. Watt (23)192012HOU
Ricky Watters (25)191994SFO
Reggie Wayne (28)192007IND
Randy White+ (31)191984DAL
Reggie White+ (34)191996GNB
Patrick Willis (24)192009SFO
Russell Wilson (25)192014SEA
Russell Wilson (26)192015SEA
Rayfield Wright+ (26)191971DAL
Steve Young+ (36)191998SFO