NFL Passing Touchdowns Single Game Leaders

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Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1950 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.
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Leaders Table
Rank Player TD Tm Boxscore
1Drew Brees7NORNew Orleans Saints vs. New York Giants, November 1, 2015
Nick Foles 7PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Oakland Raiders, November 3, 2013
Peyton Manning+7DENDenver Broncos vs. Baltimore Ravens, September 5, 2013
Joe Kapp7MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Baltimore Colts, September 28, 1969
Y.A. Tittle+7NYGNew York Giants vs. Washington Redskins, October 28, 1962
George Blanda+7HOUHouston Oilers vs. New York Titans, November 19, 1961
Adrian Burk7PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins, October 17, 1954
8Patrick Mahomes6KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Rams, November 19, 2018
Mitchell Trubisky6CHIChicago Bears vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, September 30, 2018
Patrick Mahomes6KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, September 16, 2018
Eli Manning6NYGNew York Giants vs. New Orleans Saints, November 1, 2015
Ryan Fitzpatrick6HOUHouston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans, November 30, 2014
Aaron Rodgers6GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears, November 9, 2014
Ben Roethlisberger6PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, November 2, 2014
Ben Roethlisberger6PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Indianapolis Colts, October 26, 2014
Aaron Rodgers6GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans, October 14, 2012
Matt Flynn6GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions, January 1, 2012
Tom Brady6NWENew England Patriots vs. Tennessee Titans, October 18, 2009
Drew Brees6NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Detroit Lions, September 13, 2009
Brett Favre+6NYJNew York Jets vs. Arizona Cardinals, September 28, 2008
Tom Brady6NWENew England Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins, October 21, 2007
Carson Palmer6CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Cleveland Browns, September 16, 2007
Peyton Manning+6INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Detroit Lions, November 25, 2004
Peyton Manning+6INDIndianapolis Colts vs. New Orleans Saints, September 28, 2003
Mark Rypien6WASWashington Redskins vs. Atlanta Falcons, November 10, 1991
Jim Kelly+6BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, September 8, 1991
Joe Montana+6SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Atlanta Falcons, October 14, 1990
Tommy Kramer6MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers, September 28, 1986
Dan Marino+6MIAMiami Dolphins vs. New York Jets, September 21, 1986
Dan Fouts+6SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders, November 22, 1981
Bob Griese+6MIAMiami Dolphins vs. St. Louis Cardinals, November 24, 1977
Joe Namath+6NYJNew York Jets vs. Baltimore Colts, September 24, 1972
Charley Johnson6STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. New Orleans Saints, November 2, 1969
Billy Kilmer6NORNew Orleans Saints vs. St. Louis Cardinals, November 2, 1969
Daryle Lamonica6OAKOakland Raiders vs. Buffalo Bills, October 19, 1969
Charley Johnson6STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. Cleveland Browns, September 26, 1965
Len Dawson+6KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos, November 1, 1964
Tom Flores+6OAKOakland Raiders vs. Houston Oilers, December 22, 1963
Y.A. Tittle+6NYGNew York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 16, 1962
George Blanda+6HOUHouston Oilers vs. New York Titans, October 14, 1962
Jim Hardy6CRDChicago Cardinals vs. Baltimore Colts, October 2, 1950
42Patrick Mahomes5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Las Vegas Raiders, November 14, 2021
Tom Brady5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Miami Dolphins, October 10, 2021
Patrick Mahomes5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Philadelphia Eagles, October 3, 2021
Tom Brady5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Atlanta Falcons, September 19, 2021
Jameis Winston5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay Packers, September 12, 2021
Patrick Mahomes5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. New York Jets, November 1, 2020
Baker Mayfield5CLECleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 25, 2020
Tom Brady5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Los Angeles Chargers, October 4, 2020
Russell Wilson5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Dallas Cowboys, September 27, 2020
Russell Wilson5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. New England Patriots, September 20, 2020
Daniel Jones5NYGNew York Giants vs. Washington Redskins, December 22, 2019
Lamar Jackson5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. New York Jets, December 12, 2019
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 8, 2019
Lamar Jackson5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Los Angeles Rams, November 25, 2019
Russell Wilson5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, November 3, 2019
Aaron Rodgers5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Oakland Raiders, October 20, 2019
Deshaun Watson5HOUHouston Texans vs. Atlanta Falcons, October 6, 2019
Lamar Jackson5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Miami Dolphins, September 8, 2019
Ben Roethlisberger5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Carolina Panthers, November 8, 2018
Deshaun Watson5HOUHouston Texans vs. Miami Dolphins, October 25, 2018
Jared Goff5LARLos Angeles Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings, September 27, 2018
Matt Ryan5ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints, September 23, 2018
Deshaun Watson5HOUHouston Texans vs. Kansas City Chiefs, October 8, 2017
Tom Brady5NWENew England Patriots vs. Houston Texans, September 24, 2017
Ben Roethlisberger5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, October 2, 2016
Cam Newton5CARCarolina Panthers vs. New York Giants, December 20, 2015
Russell Wilson5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Baltimore Ravens, December 13, 2015
Blake Bortles5JAXJacksonville Jaguars vs. Tennessee Titans, December 6, 2015
Cam Newton5CARCarolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints, December 6, 2015
Russell Wilson5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, November 29, 2015
Matthew Stafford5DETDetroit Lions vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 26, 2015
Cam Newton5CARCarolina Panthers vs. Washington Redskins, November 22, 2015
Jameis Winston5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 22, 2015
Aaron Rodgers5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, September 28, 2015
Andrew Luck5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins, November 30, 2014
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, November 30, 2014
Peyton Manning+5DENDenver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders, November 9, 2014
Tom Brady5NWENew England Patriots vs. Chicago Bears, October 26, 2014
Joe Flacco5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, October 12, 2014
Alex Smith5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders, December 15, 2013
Peyton Manning+5DENDenver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs, December 1, 2013
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Buffalo Bills, October 27, 2013
Andy Dalton5CINCincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets, October 27, 2013
Tony Romo5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Denver Broncos, October 6, 2013
Eli Manning5NYGNew York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 30, 2012
Matt Schaub5HOUHouston Texans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, November 18, 2012
Matthew Stafford5DETDetroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers, January 1, 2012
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers, January 1, 2012
Aaron Rodgers5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears, December 25, 2011
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings, December 18, 2011
Matthew Stafford5DETDetroit Lions vs. Carolina Panthers, November 20, 2011
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Indianapolis Colts, October 23, 2011
Ben Roethlisberger5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Tennessee Titans, October 9, 2011
Josh Freeman5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Seattle Seahawks, December 26, 2010
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. New England Patriots, November 30, 2009
Matthew Stafford5DETDetroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns, November 22, 2009
Kurt Warner+5ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Chicago Bears, November 8, 2009
Carson Palmer5CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Chicago Bears, October 25, 2009
Tom Brady5NWENew England Patriots vs. Buffalo Bills, November 18, 2007
Ben Roethlisberger5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, November 5, 2007
Tom Brady5NWENew England Patriots vs. Dallas Cowboys, October 14, 2007
Derek Anderson5CLECleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals, September 16, 2007
Drew Brees5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 10, 2006
Tony Romo5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, November 23, 2006
Matt Hasselbeck5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. New York Giants, September 24, 2006
Donovan McNabb5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. San Francisco 49ers, September 18, 2005
Kerry Collins5OAKOakland Raiders vs. Tennessee Titans, December 19, 2004
Donovan McNabb5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers, December 5, 2004
Kelly Holcomb5CLECleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals, November 28, 2004
Peyton Manning+5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans, November 14, 2004
Drew Brees5SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders, October 31, 2004
Peyton Manning+5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs, October 31, 2004
Daunte Culpepper5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. New Orleans Saints, October 17, 2004
Daunte Culpepper5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans, October 10, 2004
Peyton Manning+5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Green Bay Packers, September 26, 2004
Daunte Culpepper5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys, September 12, 2004
Peyton Manning+5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Atlanta Falcons, December 14, 2003
Aaron Brooks5NORNew Orleans Saints vs. New York Giants, December 14, 2003
Matt Hasselbeck5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Baltimore Ravens, November 23, 2003
Brad Johnson5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Minnesota Vikings, November 3, 2002
Trent Green5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins, September 29, 2002
Rich Gannon5OAKOakland Raiders vs. Carolina Panthers, December 24, 2000
Gus Frerotte5DENDenver Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers, November 19, 2000
Vinny Testaverde5NYJNew York Jets vs. Miami Dolphins, October 23, 2000
Elvis Grbac5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. San Diego Chargers, September 17, 2000
Tony Banks5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, September 10, 2000
Steve Beuerlein5CARCarolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints, January 2, 2000
Steve McNair5TENTennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, December 26, 1999
Kurt Warner+5STLSt. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers, October 10, 1999
Troy Aikman+5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins, September 12, 1999
Brett Favre+5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Carolina Panthers, September 27, 1998
Warren Moon+5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Oakland Raiders, October 26, 1997
Brett Favre+5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings, September 21, 1997
Neil O'Donnell5NYJNew York Jets vs. Seattle Seahawks, August 31, 1997
Brett Favre+5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears, November 12, 1995
Dan Marino+5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. New England Patriots, September 4, 1994
Wade Wilson5ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, December 13, 1992
Warren Moon+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 11, 1992
Jim Kelly+5BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 21, 1991
Warren Moon+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Cleveland Browns, November 18, 1990
Warren Moon+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 14, 1990
Boomer Esiason5CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, October 29, 1989
Joe Montana+5SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Philadelphia Eagles, September 24, 1989
Jim Kelly+5BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Houston Oilers, September 24, 1989
Randall Cunningham5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins, September 17, 1989
Dave Krieg5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Raiders, November 28, 1988
Dan Marino+5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. New York Jets, November 27, 1988
Jim Everett5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. New York Giants, September 25, 1988
Gary Hogeboom5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Buffalo Bills, October 4, 1987
Steve DeBerg5TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Atlanta Falcons, September 13, 1987
Boomer Esiason5CINCincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets, December 21, 1986
Dan Marino+5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 14, 1986
Dan Marino+5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Green Bay Packers, December 8, 1985
Ken O'Brien5NYJNew York Jets vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, November 17, 1985
Joe Montana+5SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Atlanta Falcons, October 6, 1985
Dave Krieg5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. San Diego Chargers, September 15, 1985
Mark Malone5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Indianapolis Colts, September 8, 1985
Dave Krieg5SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Detroit Lions, December 2, 1984
John Elway+5DENDenver Broncos vs. Minnesota Vikings, November 18, 1984
Marc Wilson5RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. San Diego Chargers, October 21, 1984
Dan Marino+5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Washington Redskins, September 2, 1984
Danny White5DALDallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants, October 30, 1983
Vince Ferragamo5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers, October 23, 1983
Joe Ferguson5BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins, October 9, 1983
Lynn Dickey5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Houston Oilers, September 4, 1983
Dan Fouts+5SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Baltimore Colts, December 26, 1982
Dan Fouts+5SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 11, 1982
Tommy Kramer5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears, November 28, 1982
Lynn Dickey5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. New Orleans Saints, December 13, 1981
Terry Bradshaw+5PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Atlanta Falcons, November 15, 1981
Vince Ferragamo5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. New Orleans Saints, November 2, 1980
Phil Simms5NYGNew York Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals, September 7, 1980
Brian Sipe5CLECleveland Browns vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, October 7, 1979
Joe Ferguson5BUFBuffalo Bills vs. New York Jets, September 23, 1979
Steve Grogan5NWENew England Patriots vs. New York Jets, September 9, 1979
Gary Danielson5DETDetroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings, December 9, 1978
Steve Spurrier5SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Chicago Bears, November 19, 1972
Craig Morton5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Houston Oilers, December 20, 1970
Fran Tarkenton+5NYGNew York Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals, October 25, 1970
Don Horn5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, December 21, 1969
Bill Nelsen5CLECleveland Browns vs. Dallas Cowboys, November 2, 1969
Craig Morton5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, October 19, 1969
Norm Snead5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, September 28, 1969
John Hadl5SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos, December 1, 1968
Don Meredith5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, September 29, 1968
Babe Parilli5BOSBoston Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins, October 15, 1967
Len Dawson+5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins, October 8, 1967
Don Meredith5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, October 9, 1966
George Blanda+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Denver Broncos, October 2, 1966
Len Dawson+5KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Boston Patriots, September 25, 1966
Joe Namath+5NYJNew York Jets vs. Houston Oilers, September 18, 1966
Don Meredith5DALDallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants, September 18, 1966
Roman Gabriel5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns, December 12, 1965
John Brodie5SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings, November 28, 1965
Gary Cuozzo5BALBaltimore Colts vs. Minnesota Vikings, November 14, 1965
George Blanda+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, October 24, 1965
Frank Ryan5CLECleveland Browns vs. New York Giants, December 12, 1964
Babe Parilli5BOSBoston Patriots vs. Buffalo Bills, November 15, 1964
Cotton Davidson5OAKOakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos, October 25, 1964
Sonny Jurgensen+5WASWashington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles, October 11, 1964
George Blanda+5HOUHouston Oilers vs. Oakland Raiders, December 22, 1963
Tom Flores+5OAKOakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos, December 15, 1963
Sonny Jurgensen+5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. St. Louis Cardinals, December 16, 1962
Charley Johnson5STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 9, 1962
Johnny Green5NYTNew York Titans vs. Denver Broncos, November 22, 1962
Frank Tripucka5DENDenver Broncos vs. Buffalo Bills, October 28, 1962
Eddie LeBaron5DALDallas Cowboys vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, October 21, 1962
Sonny Jurgensen+5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys, November 26, 1961
Eddie LeBaron5WASWashington Redskins vs. Chicago Cardinals, November 9, 1958
Adrian Burk5PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins, November 28, 1954
Bob Waterfield+5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Green Bay Packers, December 16, 1951
Norm Van Brocklin+5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. New York Yanks, September 28, 1951
Norm Van Brocklin+5RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Detroit Lions, October 29, 1950