NFL Passing Yards per Game Single-Season Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/G Year Tm
1Peyton Manning (37)342.32013DEN
Drew Brees (32)342.32011NOR
3Ben Roethlisberger (33)328.22015PIT
4Tom Brady (34)327.22011NWE
5Drew Brees (37)325.52016NOR
6Drew Brees (36)324.72015NOR
7Drew Brees (33)323.62012NOR
8Drew Brees (34)322.62013NOR
9Ben Roethlisberger (36)320.62018PIT
10Dan Fouts+ (31)320.31982SDG
11Patrick Mahomes (22)318.62018KAN
12Dan Marino+ (22)317.81984MIA
13Drew Brees (29)316.82008NOR
14Matthew Stafford (23)314.92011DET
15Warren Moon+ (33)312.61990HOU
16Kurt Warner+ (29)311.72000STL
17Matthew Stafford (24)310.42012DET
18Aaron Rodgers (27)309.52011GNB
Drew Brees (35)309.52014NOR
Ben Roethlisberger (32)309.52014PIT
21Matt Ryan (31)309.02016ATL
22Eli Manning (30)308.32011NYG
23Matt Ryan (33)307.82018ATL
24Kirk Cousins (28)307.32016WAS
25Tony Romo (32)306.42012DAL
26Kurt Warner+ (30)301.92001STL
27Tom Brady (35)301.72012NWE
28Tom Brady (30)300.42007NWE
29Dan Fouts+ (30)300.11981SDG
30Philip Rivers (33)299.52015SDG
31Tom Brady (38)298.12015NWE
Matt Schaub (28)298.12009HOU
33Andrew Luck (24)297.62014IND
34Dan Fouts+ (32)297.51983SDG
35Dan Marino+ (24)296.61986MIA
36Tom Brady (39)296.22016NWE
37Ryan Fitzpatrick (35)295.82018TAM
38Peyton Manning (38)295.42014DEN
39Matt Ryan (27)294.92012ATL
40Daunte Culpepper (27)294.82004MIN
41Dan Fouts+ (29)294.71980SDG
42Philip Rivers (28)294.42010SDG
43Peyton Manning (34)293.82010IND
44Matt Ryan (29)293.42014ATL
45Warren Moon+ (34)293.11991HOU
Rich Gannon (36)293.12002OAK
47Jared Goff (23)293.02018LAR
48Drew Brees (30)292.52009NOR
49Carson Palmer (35)291.92015ARI
50Peyton Manning (36)291.22012DEN
51Steve Young+ (33)290.91995SFO
52Matthew Stafford (25)290.62013DET
53Joe Montana+ (26)290.31982SFO
54Philip Rivers (29)289.02011SDG
55Drew Brees (31)288.82010NOR
56Ben Roethlisberger (27)288.52009PIT
57Neil Lomax (25)288.41984STL
58Dan Fouts+ (33)287.71984SDG
59Marc Bulger (28)287.12005STL
Andrew Luck (28)287.12018IND
61Trent Green (34)286.92004KAN
Matt Ryan (30)286.92015ATL
63Kurt Warner+ (37)286.42008ARI
64Joe Namath+ (24)286.21967NYJ
65Tom Brady (40)286.12017NWE
66Peyton Manning (28)284.82004IND
67Drew Bledsoe (22)284.71994NWE
68Nick Mullens (23)284.62018SFO
69Warren Moon+ (37)284.31994MIN
70Ben Roethlisberger (35)283.42017PIT
71Marc Bulger (27)283.12004STL
72Jay Cutler (25)282.92008DEN
73Andrew Luck (26)282.72016IND
74Neil Lomax (28)282.31987STL
75Carson Palmer (36)282.22016ARI
Philip Rivers (35)282.22017LAC
Matt Ryan (28)282.22013ATL
78Aaron Rodgers (29)281.82013GNB
79Peyton Manning (33)281.32009IND
80Kyle Orton (27)281.02010DEN
81Tony Romo (29)280.22009DAL
82Philip Rivers (31)279.92013SDG
83Joe Montana+ (30)279.51986SFO
Carson Wentz (25)279.52018PHI
85Tommy Kramer (26)279.41981MIN
86Joe Flacco (30)279.12015BAL
87Lynn Dickey (33)278.61983GNB
Donovan McNabb (28)278.62005PHI
89Dan Marino+ (32)278.31994MIA
90Steve Young+ (36)278.01998SFO
91Elvis Grbac (30)277.92000KAN
Matthew Stafford (29)277.92017DET
93Aaron Rodgers (34)277.62018GNB
94Steve Beuerlein (34)277.31999CAR
95Ken Anderson (33)277.21982CIN
96Dan Marino+ (26)277.11988MIA
Aaron Rodgers (25)277.12009GNB
98Eli Manning (34)277.02015NYG
99Blake Bortles (23)276.82015JAX
Boomer Esiason (26)276.81987CIN
Aaron Rodgers (32)276.82016GNB
102Matt Schaub (27)276.62008HOU
103Drew Brees (28)276.42007NOR
104Drew Brees (27)276.12006NOR
105Brett Favre+ (25)275.81995GNB
Peyton Manning (24)275.82000IND
107Eli Manning (33)275.62014NYG
108Carson Palmer (31)275.32011OAK
109Tom Brady (32)274.92009NWE
110Peyton Manning (30)274.82006IND
111Philip Rivers (34)274.12016SDG
112Joe Flacco (33)273.92018BAL
113Aaron Rodgers (30)273.82014GNB
114Andrew Luck (22)273.42012IND
115Matt Schaub (29)273.12010HOU
116Mark Brunell (25)272.91996JAX
117Ben Roethlisberger (34)272.82016PIT
118Drew Bledsoe (30)272.42002BUF
119Tom Brady (41)272.22018NWE
120Kurt Warner+ (28)272.11999STL
121Jameis Winston (24)272.02018TAM
122Ben Roethlisberger (29)271.82011PIT
Bill Kenney (28)271.81983KAN
124Tom Brady (36)271.42013NWE
125Kurt Warner+ (34)271.32005ARI
126Scott Mitchell (27)271.11995DET
127Drew Brees (38)270.92017NOR
128Joe Montana+ (33)270.81989SFO
129Matthew Stafford (28)270.42016DET
Dan Marino+ (25)270.41987MIA
Nick Foles (25)270.42014PHI
132Don Majkowski (25)269.91989GNB
133Joe Flacco (31)269.82016BAL
134Jameis Winston (23)269.52017TAM
Alex Smith (33)269.52017KAN
136Jim Everett (26)269.41989RAM
137Philip Rivers (36)269.32018LAC
138Mark Rypien (26)269.11989WAS
139Marc Bulger (29)268.82006STL
Brian Griese (25)268.82000DEN
141Eli Manning (37)268.72018NYG
Mark Sanchez (27)268.72014PHI
143Kirk Cousins (30)268.62018MIN
144Aaron Rodgers (28)268.42012GNB
145Andy Dalton (25)268.32013CIN
146Philip Rivers (32)267.92014SDG
Carson Palmer (32)267.92012OAK
148Sonny Jurgensen+ (33)267.61967WAS
149Jeff Garcia (30)267.42000SFO
150Carson Palmer (33)267.12013ARI
151Peyton Manning (27)266.72003IND
Ben Roethlisberger (28)266.72010PIT
153John Elway+ (27)266.51987DEN
154Matthew Stafford (27)266.42015DET
155Ben Roethlisberger (31)266.32013PIT
156Drew Brees (39)266.12018NOR
Sam Bradford (27)266.12015PHI
Baker Mayfield (23)266.12018CLE
Matthew Stafford (26)266.12014DET
160Sonny Jurgensen+ (27)265.91961PHI
Philip Rivers (27)265.92009SDG
162Tony Romo (28)265.22008DAL
163Donovan McNabb (29)264.72006PHI
164Warren Moon+ (38)264.31995MIN
165Russell Wilson (27)263.72016SEA
166Josh McCown (36)263.62015CLE
167Brett Favre+ (28)263.31998GNB
168Tony Romo (27)263.22007DAL
169Jon Kitna (33)263.02006DET
Ryan Tannehill (27)263.02015MIA
171Joe Montana+ (34)262.91990SFO
Andy Dalton (28)262.92016CIN
173Brett Favre+ (39)262.62009MIN
174Peyton Manning (26)262.52002IND
Derek Carr (25)262.52016OAK
176Dan Marino+ (33)262.01995MIA
177Tony Romo (31)261.52011DAL
Aaron Rodgers (26)261.52010GNB
179Matt Ryan (26)261.12011ATL
Vinny Testaverde (32)261.11996BAL
181Kirk Cousins (27)260.42015WAS
182Deshaun Watson (22)260.32018HOU
183Dan Fouts+ (34)259.91985SDG
184Donovan McNabb (33)259.82010WAS
185Brett Favre+ (37)259.72007GNB
186Drew Bledsoe (26)259.51998NWE
187Jeff George (27)258.91995ATL
188Dan Marino+ (23)258.61985MIA
189Sam Bradford (28)258.52016MIN
190Peyton Manning (23)258.41999IND
191Donovan McNabb (27)258.32004PHI
Brian Sipe (31)258.31980CLE
Johnny Unitas+ (27)258.31960BAL
194Peyton Manning (25)258.22001IND
Carson Palmer (27)258.22007CIN
196Trent Green (30)257.92000STL
197Dan Marino+ (30)257.31992MIA
198Tom Brady (28)256.92005NWE
199Tom Brady (37)256.82014NWE
Jay Schroeder (25)256.81986WAS
201Marc Bulger (26)256.32003STL
Jim Kelly+ (31)256.31991BUF
203Matt Ryan (32)255.92017ATL
204Kirk Cousins (29)255.82017WAS
205Brett Favre+ (29)255.71999GNB
206Jameis Winston (22)255.62016TAM
Jake Plummer (29)255.62004DEN
208Brett Favre+ (34)255.52004GNB
209Drew Bledsoe (24)255.41996NWE
210Tony Romo (33)255.22013DAL
211Dan Fouts+ (28)255.11979SDG
212Kerry Collins (29)254.62002NYG
213Jon Kitna (34)254.32007DET
214Jay Cutler (31)254.12014CHI
Michael Vick (31)254.12011PHI
Josh Freeman (24)254.12012TAM
217Blaine Gabbert (25)253.92015SFO
218Donovan McNabb (32)253.82009PHI
219Jared Goff (22)253.62017LAR
220Carson Wentz (24)253.52017PHI
221Cam Newton (22)253.22011CAR
222Derek Carr (27)253.12018OAK
223Ryan Tannehill (26)252.82014MIA
Bernie Kosar (23)252.81987CLE
Phil Simms (28)252.81984NYG
226Jameis Winston (21)252.62015TAM
Dan Fouts+ (35)252.61986SDG
228Peyton Manning (31)252.52007IND
229Trent Green (33)252.42003KAN
Aaron Rodgers (24)252.42008GNB
231Carson Palmer (26)252.22006CIN
232John Elway+ (33)251.91993DEN
233Eli Manning (35)251.72016NYG
234Kyle Orton (31)251.52014BUF
Michael Vick (30)251.52010PHI
Russell Wilson (26)251.52015SEA
237Steve Young+ (31)251.41993SFO
238Eli Manning (28)251.32009NYG
239Ben Roethlisberger (30)251.22012PIT
240Trent Green (35)250.92005KAN
241Kerry Collins (32)250.62005OAK
Philip Rivers (26)250.62008SDG
243Matt Schaub (31)250.52012HOU
244Brad Johnson (30)250.31999WAS
245Kurt Warner+ (38)250.22009ARI
246Eli Manning (29)250.12010NYG
Peyton Manning (32)250.12008IND
248Andy Dalton (27)250.02015CIN
249Dan Marino+ (27)249.81989MIA
250Kerry Collins (31)249.62004OAK
Daryle Lamonica (27)249.61968OAK
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