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Leaders Table
Rank Player AY/A Year Tm
1Sid Luckman+ (26)10.961943CHI
2Nick Foles (24)10.542013PHI
3Aaron Rodgers (27)10.502011GNB
4Otto Graham+ (25)10.251947CLE
5Peyton Manning (28)10.242004IND
6Matt Ryan (31)10.092016ATL
7Milt Plum (25)9.971960CLE
8Otto Graham+ (31)9.831953CLE
9Johnny Unitas+ (31)9.621964BAL
10Patrick Mahomes (22)9.582018KAN
11Bart Starr+ (32)9.571966GNB
12Joe Montana+ (33)9.541989SFO
13Otto Graham+ (27)9.531949CLE
14Chris Chandler (32)9.521998ATL
15Roger Staubach+ (29)9.491971DAL
16Aaron Rodgers (30)9.452014GNB
17Tom Brady (30)9.422007NWE
18Sammy Baugh+ (31)9.391945WAS
19Dan Marino+ (22)9.361984MIA
20Tom Brady (39)9.312016NWE
Charlie Conerly (37)9.311959NYG
22Peyton Manning (37)9.302013DEN
23Bert Jones (25)9.271976BAL
24Randall Cunningham (35)9.261998MIN
25Kurt Warner+ (28)9.191999STL
26Steve Young+ (32)9.151994SFO
Tony Romo (34)9.152014DAL
28Len Dawson+ (31)9.141966KAN
29Daunte Culpepper (27)9.132004MIN
Len Dawson+ (33)9.131968KAN
Josh McCown (34)9.132013CHI
32Carson Palmer (35)9.082015ARI
Steve Young+ (30)9.081992SFO
34Philip Rivers (27)9.072009SDG
35Boomer Esiason (27)9.031988CIN
36Tom Brady (33)9.022010NWE
37Drew Brees (39)9.012018NOR
38Russell Wilson (26)8.992015SEA
Trent Green (30)8.992000STL
Aaron Rodgers (29)8.992013GNB
41Otto Graham+ (33)8.981955CLE
Russell Wilson (29)8.982018SEA
43Tom Brady (34)8.962011NWE
44Steve Young+ (29)8.951991SFO
45Andy Dalton (27)8.902015CIN
Drew Brees (30)8.902009NOR
47Steve Young+ (35)8.821997SFO
Donovan McNabb (27)8.822004PHI
49Y.A. Tittle+ (36)8.811963NYG
50Ryan Fitzpatrick (35)8.802018TAM
51Drew Brees (32)8.782011NOR
52Philip Rivers (26)8.772008SDG
53Kurt Warner+ (29)8.762000STL
54Philip Rivers (28)8.732010SDG
Matt Ryan (33)8.732018ATL
56Aaron Rodgers (25)8.722009GNB
57Craig Morton (27)8.711970DAL
58Johnny Unitas+ (32)8.691965BAL
59Philip Rivers (36)8.682018LAC
60Donovan McNabb (29)8.662006PHI
Joe Montana+ (28)8.661984SFO
Ben Roethlisberger (23)8.662005PIT
63Ken Stabler+ (30)8.631976OAK
64Mark Rypien (28)8.621991WAS
Colin Kaepernick (24)8.622012SFO
66Dak Prescott (23)8.602016DAL
Brian Griese (25)8.602000DEN
68Matt Schaub (30)8.592011HOU
Alex Smith (33)8.592017KAN
Robert Griffin (22)8.592012WAS
71Marc Bulger (25)8.582002STL
72Jim Harbaugh (31)8.571995IND
73Brett Favre+ (39)8.562009MIN
74Aaron Rodgers (28)8.542012GNB
75Jared Goff (23)8.532018LAR
Ben Roethlisberger (32)8.532014PIT
Russell Wilson (24)8.532013SEA
78Ben Roethlisberger (28)8.522010PIT
Michael Vick (30)8.522010PHI
80Peyton Manning (29)8.512005IND
Ben Roethlisberger (27)8.512009PIT
82Philip Rivers (31)8.502013SDG
83Jared Goff (22)8.492017LAR
84Deshaun Watson (22)8.482018HOU
85Drew Brees (25)8.462004SDG
Jay Schroeder (29)8.461990RAI
87George Blanda+ (33)8.451961HOU
Billy Wade (30)8.451961CHI
Steve McNair (30)8.452003TEN
Rudy Bukich (34)8.451965CHI
91Y.A. Tittle+ (21)8.431948BCL
92Greg Cook (22)8.421969CIN
93Damon Huard (33)8.412006KAN
Steve Young+ (36)8.411998SFO
David Garrard (29)8.412007JAX
Peyton Manning (36)8.412012DEN
97Steve Young+ (31)8.401993SFO
Earl Morrall (34)8.401968BAL
99Aaron Rodgers (26)8.392010GNB
Jim Kelly+ (30)8.391990BUF
Steve DeBerg (36)8.391990KAN
102Dave Krieg (35)8.371994DET
103Vinny Testaverde (34)8.361998NYJ
Tony Romo (29)8.362009DAL
Tom Brady (40)8.362017NWE
Ben Roethlisberger (22)8.362004PIT
107Kurt Warner+ (30)8.352001STL
108Tony Romo (31)8.342011DAL
109Tyrod Taylor (26)8.332015BUF
110Bart Starr+ (30)8.321964GNB
Jeff George (31)8.321999MIN
112Drew Brees (34)8.312013NOR
113Len Dawson+ (27)8.301962DTX
114Tom Brady (38)8.292015NWE
115Peyton Manning (30)8.282006IND
Joe Theismann (34)8.281983WAS
Carson Wentz (24)8.282017PHI
118Drew Brees (38)8.272017NOR
Dan Fouts+ (31)8.271982SDG
120Cam Newton (26)8.262015CAR
121Ken O'Brien (24)8.251985NYJ
Dave Krieg (24)8.251983SEA
Chad Pennington (26)8.252002NYJ
124John Brodie (26)8.231961SFO
125Ken Anderson (26)8.211975CIN
126Daunte Culpepper (23)8.182000MIN
127Ben Roethlisberger (25)8.172007PIT
128Warren Moon+ (33)8.161990HOU
129Johnny Unitas+ (30)8.151963BAL
Tommy Kramer (31)8.151986MIN
131Eli Manning (30)8.142011NYG
132Tom Flores (29)8.131966OAK
Alex Smith (28)8.132012SFO
Aaron Rodgers (34)8.132018GNB
135Chris Chandler (31)8.121997ATL
136Russell Wilson (23)8.112012SEA
Ken Anderson (32)8.111981CIN
138Matthew Stafford (29)8.102017DET
139Peyton Manning (38)8.092014DEN
140Tom Brady (35)8.082012NWE
141Aaron Rodgers (32)8.052016GNB
Brett Favre+ (25)8.051995GNB
Kirk Cousins (28)8.052016WAS
144Philip Rivers (35)8.042017LAC
145Frankie Albert (28)8.031948SFO
146Drew Brees (27)8.022006NOR
Matt Schaub (28)8.022009HOU
Bobby Layne+ (31)8.021958PIT
Ed Brown (27)8.021956CHI
150Fran Tarkenton+ (24)8.011964MIN
Tommy Thompson (32)8.011948PHI
Tony Romo (26)8.012006DAL
153Drew Brees (36)8.002015NOR
Donovan McNabb (32)8.002009PHI
155Boomer Esiason (24)7.991985CIN
156Troy Aikman+ (26)7.981993DAL
Don Meredith (28)7.981966DAL
Bart Starr+ (28)7.981962GNB
159Jim Everett (26)7.961989RAM
Y.A. Tittle+ (35)7.961962NYG
161Wade Wilson (29)7.951988MIN
Neil Lomax (25)7.951984STL
163Dan Fouts+ (32)7.941983SDG
Craig Morton (38)7.941981DEN
165Jeff Garcia (30)7.932000SFO
Carson Wentz (25)7.932018PHI
Johnny Unitas+ (26)7.931959BAL
168Dan Marino+ (21)7.911983MIA
169Ken Stabler+ (28)7.901974OAK
170Ryan Fitzpatrick (31)7.892014HOU
Sonny Jurgensen+ (27)7.891961PHI
Boomer Esiason (28)7.891989CIN
Jim Kelly+ (31)7.891991BUF
Bernie Kosar (23)7.891987CLE
175Johnny Unitas+ (25)7.881958BAL
Roger Staubach+ (37)7.881979DAL
Russell Wilson (25)7.882014SEA
178Matt Hasselbeck (29)7.872005SEA
179John Brodie (35)7.861970SFO
Andrew Luck (24)7.862014IND
Babe Parilli (32)7.861962BOS
Ken Anderson (25)7.861974CIN
183Jeff George (29)7.851997OAK
John Elway+ (38)7.851998DEN
Trent Green (34)7.852004KAN
Marcus Mariota (22)7.852016TEN
Drew Brees (29)7.852008NOR
Bart Starr+ (31)7.851965GNB
Bob Griese+ (26)7.851971MIA
Steve Beuerlein (34)7.851999CAR
Warren Moon+ (31)7.851988HOU
192Andrew Luck (26)7.842016IND
Tony Romo (27)7.842007DAL
Lynn Dickey (33)7.841983GNB
Bill Nelsen (27)7.841968CLE
Drew Brees (37)7.842016NOR
197Boomer Esiason (25)7.831986CIN
Colin Kaepernick (25)7.832013SFO
Kirk Cousins (27)7.832015WAS
Steve Bartkowski (30)7.831983ATL
Craig Morton (26)7.831969DAL
Peyton Manning (31)7.832007IND
203Ron Jaworski (29)7.821980PHI
Bob Waterfield+ (31)7.821951RAM
205Chad Pennington (32)7.812008MIA
Sammy Baugh+ (33)7.811947WAS
207Tom Brady (41)7.792018NWE
208Peyton Manning (33)7.782009IND
209Peyton Manning (27)7.772003IND
Earl Morrall (31)7.771965NYG
Josh Freeman (22)7.772010TAM
212Joe Montana+ (31)7.761987SFO
Tom Flores (26)7.761963OAK
Ben Roethlisberger (33)7.762015PIT
215Matthew Stafford (23)7.752011DET
216Marc Bulger (27)7.742004STL
Tom Brady (32)7.742009NWE
Roger Staubach+ (31)7.741973DAL
219Drew Brees (33)7.732012NOR
Carson Palmer (25)7.732005CIN
Phil Simms (34)7.731990NYG
222Eli Manning (28)7.722009NYG
Tony Eason (24)7.721984NWE
224Trent Green (32)7.712002KAN
Dan Fouts+ (30)7.711981SDG
Carson Palmer (26)7.712006CIN
Jeff Garcia (37)7.712007TAM
228Peyton Manning (24)7.702000IND
Don Meredith (30)7.701968DAL
Milt Plum (26)7.701961CLE
Rich Gannon (36)7.702002OAK
Trent Green (35)7.702005KAN
Norm Van Brocklin+ (34)7.701960PHI
234Matt Ryan (27)7.692012ATL
Norm Van Brocklin+ (24)7.691950RAM
236Norm Van Brocklin+ (25)7.681951RAM
Phil Simms (31)7.681987NYG
238Daunte Culpepper (26)7.672003MIN
Jameis Winston (23)7.672017TAM
240Troy Aikman+ (28)7.661995DAL
Steve Young+ (34)7.661996SFO
Fran Tarkenton+ (33)7.661973MIN
243Frank Ryan (30)7.651966CLE
John Brodie (30)7.651965SFO
Cam Newton (23)7.652012CAR
Mark Brunell (26)7.651997JAX
247Tom Brady (27)7.642004NWE
Carson Palmer (34)7.642014ARI
Don Meredith (24)7.641962DAL
Dave Krieg (29)7.641988SEA
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