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Leaders

  • + indicates Hall of Famer, season age in parentheses
Leaders Table
Rank Player Sack%+ Year Tm
1Bob Berry (26)1481968ATL
John Brodie (33)1481968SFO
Jack Concannon (25)1481968CHI
Roman Gabriel (28)1481968RAM
Jim Hart (24)1481968STL
Randy Johnson (24)1481968ATL
Sonny Jurgensen+ (34)1481968WAS
Joe Kapp (30)1481968MIN
Billy Kilmer (29)1481968NOR
Don Meredith (30)1481968DAL
Earl Morrall (34)1481968BAL
Bill Munson (27)1481968DET
Bill Nelsen (27)1481968CLE
Dick Shiner (26)1481968PIT
Norm Snead (29)1481968PHI
Bart Starr+ (34)1481968GNB
Fran Tarkenton+ (28)1481968NYG
18Dan Marino+ (26)1391988MIA
19Jim Hart (31)1381975STL
Doug Williams (24)1381979TAM
21Steve Walsh (24)1371991NOR
22Dan Marino+ (22)1361984MIA
23Pete Beathard (26)1351968HOU
Marlin Briscoe (22)1351968DEN
Dan Darragh (21)1351968BUF
Len Dawson+ (33)1351968KAN
Bob Griese+ (23)1351968MIA
John Hadl (28)1351968SDG
Daryle Lamonica (27)1351968OAK
Dan Marino+ (27)1351989MIA
Joe Namath+ (25)1351968NYJ
Tom Sherman (22)1351968BOS
John Stofa (26)1351968CIN
Mike Taliaferro (27)1351968BOS
35Terry Hanratty (22)1341970PIT
Mark Rypien (28)1341991WAS
37Peyton Manning (33)1332009IND
Dan Marino+ (25)1331987MIA
39John Brodie (35)1321970SFO
Joey Harrington (23)1322002DET
Joey Harrington (24)1322003DET
Mark Rypien (27)1321990WAS
43Brett Favre+ (34)1312004GNB
Dan Marino+ (23)1311985MIA
45John Brodie (38)1301973SFO
Jay Cutler (25)1302008DEN
Steve DeBerg (25)1301979SFO
Peyton Manning (37)1302013DEN
Dan Marino+ (24)1301986MIA
Bill Nelsen (29)1301970CLE
Vinny Testaverde (36)1302000NYJ
52Kerry Collins (35)1292008TEN
Joe Gilliam (23)1291974PIT
Jim Hart (33)1291977STL
Mark Malone (27)1291986PIT
Peyton Manning (34)1292010IND
Dan Marino+ (21)1291983MIA
Norm Snead (33)1291972NYG
Doug Williams (33)1291988WAS
60Drew Brees (29)1282008NOR
Peyton Manning (28)1282004IND
Jerry Tagge (24)1281974GNB
63Derek Carr (25)1272016OAK
Nick Foles (25)1272014PHI
Steve Grogan (36)1271989NWE
Peyton Manning (38)1272014DEN
Dan Marino+ (28)1271990MIA
Dan Marino+ (37)1271999MIA
69Troy Aikman+ (31)1261998DAL
John Brodie (36)1261971SFO
Joe Ferguson (30)1261980BUF
Joe Ferguson (31)1261981BUF
Peyton Manning (23)1261999IND
Joe Namath+ (27)1261970NYJ
Jake Plummer (29)1262004DEN
Mike Tomczak (26)1261989CHI
77Tom Brady (32)1252009NWE
Dan Fouts+ (30)1251981SDG
Dan Fouts+ (32)1251983SDG
Dan Fouts+ (34)1251985SDG
Roman Gabriel (29)1251969RAM
Jim Hart (30)1251974STL
Jim Hart (32)1251976STL
Mark Malone (29)1251988SDG
Eli Manning (29)1252010NYG
Eli Manning (31)1252012NYG
Peyton Manning (30)1252006IND
Peyton Manning (32)1252008IND
Jim Miller (30)1252001CHI
Scott Mitchell (25)1251993MIA
Mark Rypien (26)1251989WAS
Jim Zorn (24)1251977SEA
93Drew Brees (28)1242007NOR
Vince Ferragamo (28)1241982RAM
Steve Grogan (24)1241977NWE
Tommy Kramer (26)1241981MIN
Daryle Lamonica (28)1241969OAK
Mark Malone (26)1241985PIT
Peyton Manning (36)1242012DEN
Joe Montana+ (30)1241986SFO
Warren Moon+ (34)1241991HOU
Joe Namath+ (29)1241972NYJ
Dan Pastorini (29)1241978HOU
Philip Rivers (35)1242017LAC
Ben Roethlisberger (34)1242016PIT
Sage Rosenfels (29)1242007HOU
Johnny Unitas+ (36)1241969BAL
108Andrew Luck (28)1272018IND
Derek Anderson (24)1232007CLE
Tom Brady (39)1232016NWE
Joe Flacco (29)1232014BAL
Doug Flutie (35)1231998BUF
Roman Gabriel (32)1231972RAM
Jeff Garcia (32)1232002SFO
Jim Hart (34)1231978STL
Bobby Hebert (32)1231992NOR
Erik Kramer (30)1231995CHI
Archie Manning (30)1231979NOR
Dan Marino+ (32)1231994MIA
Matthew Stafford (25)1232013DET
Doug Williams (27)1231982TAM
122Todd Blackledge (23)1221984KAN
Tom Brady (37)1222014NWE
Drew Brees (32)1222011NOR
Drew Brees (33)1222012NOR
Brett Favre+ (37)1222007GNB
Vince Ferragamo (29)1221983RAM
Ryan Fitzpatrick (32)1222015NYJ
Dan Fouts+ (31)1221982SDG
Matt Hasselbeck (35)1222011TEN
Ed Luther (26)1221983SDG
Eli Manning (35)1222016NYG
Peyton Manning (24)1222000IND
Peyton Manning (27)1222003IND
Steve McNair (33)1222006BAL
Norm Snead (34)1221973NYG
137Drew Bledsoe (21)1211993NWE
Drew Bledsoe (22)1211994NWE
Drew Brees (27)1212006NOR
John Hadl (31)1211971SDG
Charley Johnson (30)1211969STL
Billy Kilmer (33)1211972WAS
Daryle Lamonica (29)1211970OAK
Chuck Long (24)1211987DET
Dan Marino+ (35)1211997MIA
Carson Palmer (27)1212007CIN
Brian Sipe (27)1211976CLE
Matthew Stafford (24)1212012DET
Fran Tarkenton+ (34)1211974MIN
Vinny Testaverde (30)1211994CLE
Steve Walsh (27)1211994CHI
Doug Williams (26)1211981TAM
153Troy Aikman+ (28)1201995DAL
Drew Brees (38)1202017NOR
Kirk Cousins (28)1202016WAS
Steve DeBerg (31)1201985TAM
Boomer Esiason (32)1201993NYJ
Brett Favre+ (36)1202006GNB
Joe Ferguson (32)1201982BUF
Ryan Fitzpatrick (28)1202011BUF
Dan Fouts+ (23)1201974SDG
Brad Johnson (34)1202003TAM
Erik Kramer (33)1201998CHI
Peyton Manning (22)1201998IND
Peyton Manning (29)1202005IND
Joe Montana+ (28)1201984SFO
Warren Moon+ (31)1201988HOU
Joe Namath+ (26)1201969NYJ
Carson Palmer (25)1202005CIN
Ben Roethlisberger (35)1202017PIT
Ken Stabler+ (31)1201977OAK
Fran Tarkenton+ (38)1201978MIN
Vince Young (26)1202009TEN
Jim Zorn (26)1201979SEA
175Drew Brees (39)1232018NOR
Ben Roethlisberger (36)1222018PIT
Pete Beathard (29)1191971STL
Tom Brady (35)1192012NWE
Drew Brees (31)1192010NOR
John Brodie (34)1191969SFO
Derek Carr (23)1192014OAK
Derek Carr (26)1192017OAK
Steve DeBerg (35)1191989KAN
Steve DeBerg (37)1191991KAN
Dan Fouts+ (35)1191986SDG
Jeff Garcia (29)1191999SFO
Dave Krieg (37)1191996CHI
Patrick Mahomes (23)1192019KAN
Peyton Manning (26)1192002IND
Shane Matthews (32)1192002WAS
Joe Montana+ (37)1191993KAN
Joe Namath+ (31)1191974NYJ
Carson Palmer (34)1192014ARI
Brian Sipe (31)1191980CLE
Steve Spurrier (30)1191975SFO
196Tom Brady (41)1212018NWE
Troy Aikman+ (29)1181996DAL
Drew Bledsoe (23)1181995NWE
Drew Brees (37)1182016NOR
Steve DeBerg (26)1181980SFO
Brett Favre+ (35)1182005GNB
Joe Ferguson (33)1181983BUF
Joe Flacco (30)1182015BAL
Doug Flutie (37)1182000BUF
Roman Gabriel (30)1181970RAM
Jeff Garcia (30)1182000SFO
Trent Green (33)1182003KAN
James Harris (30)1181977SDG
Jim Kelly+ (32)1181992BUF
Ray Lucas (27)1181999NYJ
Dan Marino+ (36)1181998MIA
Bill Nelsen (28)1181969CLE
Neil O'Donnell (29)1181995PIT
Matt Ryan (25)1182010ATL
Vinny Testaverde (33)1181997BAL
Mike Tomczak (33)1181996PIT
Jim Zorn (23)1181976SEA
218Troy Aikman+ (27)1171994DAL
Troy Aikman+ (32)1171999DAL
Steve Bono (29)1171991SFO
Terry Bradshaw+ (31)1171979PIT
Tom Brady (30)1172007NWE
Drew Brees (30)1172009NOR
Andy Dalton (26)1172014CIN
Marty Domres (25)1171972BAL
Jim Everett (31)1171994NOR
Jim Everett (33)1171996NOR
Brett Favre+ (33)1172003GNB
Dan Fouts+ (33)1171984SDG
Steve Grogan (23)1171976NWE
Edd Hargett (23)1171970NOR
Edd Hargett (24)1171971NOR
Joey Harrington (27)1172006MIA
Shaun Hill (30)1172010DET
Don Horn (26)1171971DEN
Ron Jaworski (30)1171981PHI
Charley Johnson (33)1171972DEN
Billy Kilmer (35)1171974WAS
Daryle Lamonica (31)1171972OAK
Andrew Luck (24)1172014IND
Steve McNair (32)1172005TEN
Joe Montana+ (38)1171994KAN
Warren Moon+ (35)1171992HOU
Carson Palmer (32)1172012OAK
Matt Ryan (27)1172012ATL
Jay Schroeder (25)1171986WAS
Brian Sipe (34)1171983CLE
Fran Tarkenton+ (36)1171976MIN
Vinny Testaverde (34)1171998NYJ
Vinny Testaverde (37)1172001NYJ
Doug Williams (25)1171980TAM
Steve Young+ (29)1171991SFO
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