NFL Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player AY/A+ Year Tm
1Arnie Herber+ (26)2051936GNB
2Ed Danowski (25)1971937NYG
3Ed Danowski (26)1961938NYG
4Bernie Masterson (27)1951938CHI
5Ace Parker+ (26)1771938BKN
6Otto Graham+ (24)1551946CLE
7Sammy Baugh+ (23)1541937WAS
8Nick Foles (24)1512013PHI
9Aaron Rodgers (27)1502011GNB
10Peyton Manning (28)1492004IND
11Otto Graham+ (31)1481953CLE
12Sid Luckman+ (26)1471943CHI
Roger Staubach+ (29)1471971DAL
14Otto Graham+ (25)1461947CLE
15Sammy Baugh+ (24)1451938WAS
Sid Luckman+ (24)1451941CHI
Joe Montana+ (33)1451989SFO
Matt Ryan (31)1452016ATL
19Sammy Baugh+ (31)1441945WAS
Pat Coffee (22)1441937CRD
21Bert Jones (25)1431976BAL
Steve Young+ (32)1431994SFO
23Tom Brady (30)1422007NWE
Otto Graham+ (33)1421955CLE
Steve Young+ (30)1421992SFO
26Otto Graham+ (27)1411949CLE
Dan Marino+ (22)1411984MIA
28Bart Starr+ (34)1401968GNB
Steve Young+ (29)1401991SFO
30Chris Chandler (32)1391998ATL
Boomer Esiason (27)1391988CIN
Trent Green (30)1392000STL
Jim Harbaugh (31)1391995IND
Arnie Herber+ (29)1391939GNB
35Len Dawson+ (31)1381966KAN
36Ken Stabler+ (30)1371976OAK
37Randall Cunningham (35)1361998MIN
Len Dawson+ (33)1361968KAN
James Harris (29)1361976RAM
Bernie Masterson (28)1361939CHI
Earl Morrall (38)1361972MIA
Johnny Unitas+ (31)1361964BAL
Kurt Warner+ (29)1362000STL
44Daunte Culpepper (27)1352004MIN
Craig Morton (27)1351970DAL
Milt Plum (25)1351960CLE
Aaron Rodgers (30)1352014GNB
Mark Rypien (28)1351991WAS
Bart Starr+ (32)1351966GNB
50Sammy Baugh+ (26)1341940WAS
Tom Brady (39)1342016NWE
Ed Brown (27)1341956CHI
Brian Griese (25)1342000DEN
Peyton Manning (37)1342013DEN
Chad Pennington (26)1342002NYJ
56George Blanda+ (33)1331961HOU
Joe Montana+ (28)1331984SFO
Jay Schroeder (29)1331990RAI
Roger Staubach+ (37)1331979DAL
Kurt Warner+ (28)1331999STL
Bob Waterfield+ (31)1331951RAM
Steve Young+ (31)1331993SFO
Steve Young+ (35)1331997SFO
64Ken Anderson (32)1321981CIN
Steve DeBerg (36)1321990KAN
Jim Kelly+ (30)1321990BUF
Eddie LeBaron (27)1321957WAS
Josh McCown (34)1322013CHI
Donovan McNabb (27)1322004PHI
Donovan McNabb (29)1322006PHI
Earl Morrall (34)1321968BAL
Ace Parker+ (28)1321940BKN
Kurt Warner+ (30)1322001STL
74Charlie Conerly (37)1311959NYG
Brett Favre+ (25)1311995GNB
Joe Ferguson (26)1311976BUF
Carson Palmer (35)1312015ARI
Philip Rivers (27)1312009SDG
Tony Romo (34)1312014DAL
Roger Staubach+ (31)1311973DAL
Y.A. Tittle+ (36)1311963NYG
Johnny Unitas+ (24)1311957BAL
Norm Van Brocklin+ (25)1311951RAM
84Tom Brady (34)1302011NWE
Dan Fouts+ (31)1301982SDG
Ken O'Brien (24)1301985NYJ
Aaron Rodgers (29)1302013GNB
Fran Tarkenton+ (33)1301973MIN
Russell Wilson (26)1302015SEA
90Ken Anderson (25)1291974CIN
Ken Anderson (26)1291975CIN
Drew Brees (30)1292009NOR
Len Dawson+ (29)1291964KAN
Tom Flores (29)1291966OAK
Bob Griese+ (26)1291971MIA
John Hadl (33)1291973RAM
Ron Jaworski (29)1291980PHI
Tommy Kramer (31)1291986MIN
Steve McNair (30)1292003TEN
Craig Morton (38)1291981DEN
Philip Rivers (26)1292008SDG
Ken Stabler+ (28)1291974OAK
Norm Van Brocklin+ (24)1291950RAM
104Drew Brees (32)1282011NOR
Daunte Culpepper (23)1282000MIN
Andy Dalton (27)1282015CIN
Len Dawson+ (27)1281962DTX
David Garrard (29)1282007JAX
Damon Huard (33)1282006KAN
Dave Krieg (24)1281983SEA
Sid Luckman+ (28)1281945CHI
Warren Moon+ (33)1281990HOU
Ben Roethlisberger (23)1282005PIT
Roger Staubach+ (36)1281978DAL
Joe Theismann (34)1281983WAS
116Troy Aikman+ (26)1271993DAL
Tom Brady (33)1272010NWE
Drew Brees (25)1272004SDG
Tom Flores (26)1271963OAK
Ray Mallouf (30)1271948CRD
Peyton Manning (29)1272005IND
Peyton Manning (30)1272006IND
Aaron Rodgers (25)1272009GNB
Tommy Thompson (32)1271948PHI
Y.A. Tittle+ (21)1271948BCL
Norm Van Brocklin+ (27)1271953RAM
127Sammy Baugh+ (33)1261947WAS
John Brodie (35)1261970SFO
Greg Cook (22)1261969CIN
Boomer Esiason (24)1261985CIN
Dan Fouts+ (30)1261981SDG
Rich Gannon (36)1262002OAK
Trent Green (32)1262002KAN
James Harris (27)1261974RAM
Greg Landry (24)1261971DET
Eddie LeBaron (32)1261962DAL
Ben Roethlisberger (22)1262004PIT
Tobin Rote (24)1261952GNB
Vinny Testaverde (34)1261998NYJ
Johnny Unitas+ (25)1261958BAL
Steve Young+ (36)1261998SFO
142Terry Bradshaw+ (30)1251978PIT
Chris Chandler (31)1251997ATL
Boomer Esiason (25)1251986CIN
Brett Favre+ (39)1252009MIN
Jeff Garcia (30)1252000SFO
Cecil Isbell (26)1251941GNB
Charley Johnson (35)1251974DEN
Jim Kelly+ (31)1251991BUF
Bernie Kosar (23)1251987CLE
Greg Landry (29)1251976DET
Eddie LeBaron (28)1251958WAS
Craig Morton (26)1251969DAL
Craig Morton (34)1251977DEN
Bill Nelsen (27)1251968CLE
Ben Roethlisberger (25)1252007PIT
Ben Roethlisberger (27)1252009PIT
Matt Schaub (30)1252011HOU
Johnny Unitas+ (32)1251965BAL
Norm Van Brocklin+ (28)1251954RAM
Wade Wilson (29)1251988MIN
162Troy Aikman+ (28)1241995DAL
Frankie Albert (28)1241948SFO
Steve Bartkowski (27)1241980ATL
Len Dawson+ (36)1241971KAN
Jim Everett (26)1241989RAM
Dan Fouts+ (32)1241983SDG
Jeff George (31)1241999MIN
Otto Graham+ (29)1241951CLE
Erik Kramer (30)1241995CHI
Neil Lomax (25)1241984STL
Don Meredith (30)1241968DAL
Scott Mitchell (27)1241995DET
Babe Parilli (32)1241962BOS
Philip Rivers (28)1242010SDG
Tobin Rote (35)1241963SDG
Bart Starr+ (28)1241962GNB
Y.A. Tittle+ (35)1241962NYG
Bob Waterfield+ (25)1241945RAM
Danny White (29)1241981DAL
Russell Wilson (24)1242013SEA
Steve Young+ (34)1241996SFO
183Drew Brees (27)1232006NOR
Rudy Bukich (34)1231965CHI
Irv Comp (24)1231943GNB
Boomer Esiason (28)1231989CIN
Robert Griffin (22)1232012WAS
Bob Lee (27)1231973ATL
Dan Marino+ (21)1231983MIA
Joe Montana+ (31)1231987SFO
Warren Moon+ (31)1231988HOU
Dak Prescott (23)1232016DAL
Philip Rivers (31)1232013SDG
Aaron Rodgers (28)1232012GNB
Tony Romo (26)1232006DAL
Tony Romo (29)1232009DAL
Brian Sipe (31)1231980CLE
Roger Staubach+ (35)1231977DAL
Johnny Unitas+ (30)1231963BAL
Billy Wade (30)1231961CHI
201Steve Bartkowski (30)1221983ATL
Lynn Dickey (33)1221983GNB
Brett Favre+ (26)1221996GNB
Brett Favre+ (31)1222001GNB
Vince Ferragamo (26)1221980RAM
Dan Fouts+ (27)1221978SDG
Roman Gabriel (24)1221964RAM
Peyton Manning (24)1222000IND
Ben Roethlisberger (28)1222010PIT
Ben Roethlisberger (32)1222014PIT
Tony Romo (31)1222011DAL
Phil Simms (31)1221987NYG
Phil Simms (34)1221990NYG
Ken Stabler+ (27)1221973OAK
Bart Starr+ (30)1221964GNB
Tommy Thompson (33)1221949PHI
Y.A. Tittle+ (26)1221953SFO
Roy Zimmerman (27)1221945PHI
219Drew Brees (34)1212013NOR
John Brodie (26)1211961SFO
Tony Eason (24)1211984NWE
Dan Fouts+ (34)1211985SDG
Jeff George (27)1211995ATL
Jeff George (29)1211997OAK
Pat Haden (24)1211977RAM
Cecil Isbell (27)1211942GNB
Sonny Jurgensen+ (40)1211974WAS
Dave Krieg (27)1211986SEA
Peyton Manning (36)1212012DEN
Don Meredith (28)1211966DAL
Tony Romo (27)1212007DAL
Fran Tarkenton+ (36)1211976MIN
Michael Vick (30)1212010PHI
234Ken Anderson (24)1201973CIN
Ken Anderson (33)1201982CIN
Terry Bradshaw+ (33)1201981PIT
Gary Danielson (28)1201980DET
Len Dawson+ (40)1201975KAN
John Elway+ (38)1201998DEN
Joe Ferguson (29)1201979BUF
Frank Filchock (27)1201944WAS
Dan Fouts+ (29)1201980SDG
Roman Gabriel (33)1201973PHI
Otto Graham+ (26)1201948CLE
Trent Green (34)1202004KAN
Bob Griese+ (30)1201975MIA
Bob Griese+ (32)1201977MIA
Steve Grogan (26)1201979NWE
Jim Hart (32)1201976STL
Bert Jones (24)1201975BAL
Dave Krieg (29)1201988SEA
Daryle Lamonica (27)1201968OAK
Peyton Manning (27)1202003IND
Peyton Manning (31)1202007IND
Steve McNair (28)1202001TEN
Don Meredith (24)1201962DAL
Joe Namath+ (29)1201972NYJ
Aaron Rodgers (26)1202010GNB
Brian Sipe (29)1201978CLE
Fran Tarkenton+ (29)1201969NYG
Tyrod Taylor (26)1202015BUF
Joe Theismann (33)1201982WAS
Johnny Unitas+ (26)1201959BAL
Danny White (30)1201982DAL
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