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
11Jameis Winston (25)319.32019TAM
12Patrick Mahomes (22)318.62018KAN
13Dan Marino+ (22)317.81984MIA
14Drew Brees (29)316.82008NOR
15Matthew Stafford (23)314.92011DET
16Warren Moon+ (33)312.61990HOU
17Matthew Stafford (31)312.42019DET
18Kurt Warner+ (29)311.72000STL
19Matthew Stafford (24)310.42012DET
20Aaron Rodgers (27)309.52011GNB
Drew Brees (35)309.52014NOR
Ben Roethlisberger (32)309.52014PIT
23Matt Ryan (31)309.02016ATL
24Eli Manning (30)308.32011NYG
25Matt Ryan (33)307.82018ATL
26Kirk Cousins (28)307.32016WAS
27Tony Romo (32)306.42012DAL
Dak Prescott (26)306.42019DAL
29Kurt Warner+ (30)301.92001STL
30Tom Brady (35)301.72012NWE
31Tom Brady (30)300.42007NWE
32Dan Fouts+ (30)300.11981SDG
33Philip Rivers (33)299.52015SDG
34Tom Brady (38)298.12015NWE
Matt Schaub (28)298.12009HOU
36Matt Ryan (34)297.72019ATL
37Andrew Luck (24)297.62014IND
38Dan Fouts+ (32)297.51983SDG
39Dan Marino+ (24)296.61986MIA
40Tom Brady (39)296.22016NWE
41Ryan Fitzpatrick (35)295.82018TAM
42Peyton Manning (38)295.42014DEN
43Matt Ryan (27)294.92012ATL
44Daunte Culpepper (27)294.82004MIN
45Dan Fouts+ (29)294.71980SDG
46Philip Rivers (28)294.42010SDG
47Peyton Manning (34)293.82010IND
48Matt Ryan (29)293.42014ATL
49Warren Moon+ (34)293.11991HOU
Rich Gannon (36)293.12002OAK
51Jared Goff (23)293.02018LAR
52Drew Brees (30)292.52009NOR
53Carson Palmer (35)291.92015ARI
54Peyton Manning (36)291.22012DEN
55Steve Young+ (33)290.91995SFO
56Matthew Stafford (25)290.62013DET
57Joe Montana+ (26)290.31982SFO
58Jared Goff (24)289.92019LAR
59Philip Rivers (29)289.02011SDG
60Drew Brees (31)288.82010NOR
61Ben Roethlisberger (27)288.52009PIT
62Philip Rivers (37)288.42019LAC
Neil Lomax (25)288.41984STL
64Patrick Mahomes (23)287.92019KAN
65Dan Fouts+ (33)287.71984SDG
66Marc Bulger (28)287.12005STL
Andrew Luck (28)287.12018IND
68Trent Green (34)286.92004KAN
Matt Ryan (30)286.92015ATL
70Kurt Warner+ (37)286.42008ARI
71Joe Namath+ (24)286.21967NYJ
72Tom Brady (40)286.12017NWE
73Peyton Manning (28)284.82004IND
74Drew Bledsoe (22)284.71994NWE
75Nick Mullens (23)284.62018SFO
76Warren Moon+ (37)284.31994MIN
77Ben Roethlisberger (35)283.42017PIT
78Marc Bulger (27)283.12004STL
79Jay Cutler (25)282.92008DEN
80Andrew Luck (26)282.72016IND
81Neil Lomax (28)282.31987STL
82Carson Palmer (36)282.22016ARI
Philip Rivers (35)282.22017LAC
Matt Ryan (28)282.22013ATL
85Aaron Rodgers (29)281.82013GNB
86Peyton Manning (33)281.32009IND
87Kyle Orton (27)281.02010DEN
88Tony Romo (29)280.22009DAL
89Philip Rivers (31)279.92013SDG
90Joe Montana+ (30)279.51986SFO
Carson Wentz (25)279.52018PHI
92Tommy Kramer (26)279.41981MIN
93Joe Flacco (30)279.12015BAL
94Lynn Dickey (33)278.61983GNB
Donovan McNabb (28)278.62005PHI
96Dan Marino+ (32)278.31994MIA
97Steve Young+ (36)278.01998SFO
98Elvis Grbac (30)277.92000KAN
Matthew Stafford (29)277.92017DET
100Aaron Rodgers (34)277.62018GNB
101Steve Beuerlein (34)277.31999CAR
102Ken Anderson (33)277.21982CIN
103Dan Marino+ (26)277.11988MIA
Aaron Rodgers (25)277.12009GNB
105Eli Manning (34)277.02015NYG
106Blake Bortles (23)276.82015JAX
Boomer Esiason (26)276.81987CIN
Aaron Rodgers (32)276.82016GNB
109Matt Schaub (27)276.62008HOU
110Drew Brees (28)276.42007NOR
111Drew Brees (27)276.12006NOR
112Brett Favre+ (25)275.81995GNB
Peyton Manning (24)275.82000IND
114Eli Manning (33)275.62014NYG
115Carson Palmer (31)275.32011OAK
116Tom Brady (32)274.92009NWE
117Peyton Manning (30)274.82006IND
118Philip Rivers (34)274.12016SDG
119Joe Flacco (33)273.92018BAL
120Aaron Rodgers (30)273.82014GNB
121Andrew Luck (22)273.42012IND
122Matt Schaub (29)273.12010HOU
123Mark Brunell (25)272.91996JAX
124Ben Roethlisberger (34)272.82016PIT
125Drew Bledsoe (30)272.42002BUF
126Tom Brady (41)272.22018NWE
127Kurt Warner+ (28)272.11999STL
128Jameis Winston (24)272.02018TAM
129Ben Roethlisberger (29)271.82011PIT
Bill Kenney (28)271.81983KAN
131Tom Brady (36)271.42013NWE
132Kurt Warner+ (34)271.32005ARI
133Scott Mitchell (27)271.11995DET
134Drew Brees (38)270.92017NOR
135Joe Montana+ (33)270.81989SFO
Drew Brees (40)270.82019NOR
137Matthew Stafford (28)270.42016DET
Dan Marino+ (25)270.41987MIA
Nick Foles (25)270.42014PHI
140Don Majkowski (25)269.91989GNB
141Joe Flacco (31)269.82016BAL
142Jameis Winston (23)269.52017TAM
Alex Smith (33)269.52017KAN
144Jim Everett (26)269.41989RAM
145Philip Rivers (36)269.32018LAC
146Mark Rypien (26)269.11989WAS
147Marc Bulger (29)268.82006STL
Brian Griese (25)268.82000DEN
Andy Dalton (31)268.82019CIN
150Eli Manning (37)268.72018NYG
Mark Sanchez (27)268.72014PHI
152Kirk Cousins (30)268.62018MIN
153Aaron Rodgers (28)268.42012GNB
154Andy Dalton (25)268.32013CIN
155Philip Rivers (32)267.92014SDG
Carson Palmer (32)267.92012OAK
157Sonny Jurgensen+ (33)267.61967WAS
158Jeff Garcia (30)267.42000SFO
159Carson Palmer (33)267.12013ARI
160Peyton Manning (27)266.72003IND
Ben Roethlisberger (28)266.72010PIT
162John Elway+ (27)266.51987DEN
163Matthew Stafford (27)266.42015DET
164Ben Roethlisberger (31)266.32013PIT
165Drew Brees (39)266.12018NOR
Sam Bradford (27)266.12015PHI
Baker Mayfield (23)266.12018CLE
Matthew Stafford (26)266.12014DET
169Sonny Jurgensen+ (27)265.91961PHI
Philip Rivers (27)265.92009SDG
171Tony Romo (28)265.22008DAL
172Donovan McNabb (29)264.72006PHI
173Warren Moon+ (38)264.31995MIN
174Russell Wilson (27)263.72016SEA
175Josh McCown (36)263.62015CLE
176Brett Favre+ (28)263.31998GNB
177Tony Romo (27)263.22007DAL
178Jon Kitna (33)263.02006DET
Ryan Tannehill (27)263.02015MIA
180Joe Montana+ (34)262.91990SFO
Andy Dalton (28)262.92016CIN
182Brett Favre+ (39)262.62009MIN
183Peyton Manning (26)262.52002IND
Derek Carr (25)262.52016OAK
185Dan Marino+ (33)262.01995MIA
186Tony Romo (31)261.52011DAL
Aaron Rodgers (26)261.52010GNB
188Matt Ryan (26)261.12011ATL
Vinny Testaverde (32)261.11996BAL
190Kirk Cousins (27)260.42015WAS
191Deshaun Watson (22)260.32018HOU
192Dan Fouts+ (34)259.91985SDG
193Donovan McNabb (33)259.82010WAS
194Brett Favre+ (37)259.72007GNB
195Drew Bledsoe (26)259.51998NWE
196Jeff George (27)258.91995ATL
197Dan Marino+ (23)258.61985MIA
198Sam Bradford (28)258.52016MIN
199Peyton Manning (23)258.41999IND
200Donovan McNabb (27)258.32004PHI
Brian Sipe (31)258.31980CLE
Johnny Unitas+ (27)258.31960BAL
203Peyton Manning (25)258.22001IND
Carson Palmer (27)258.22007CIN
205Trent Green (30)257.92000STL
206Dan Marino+ (30)257.31992MIA
207Tom Brady (28)256.92005NWE
Russell Wilson (30)256.92019SEA
209Tom Brady (37)256.82014NWE
Jay Schroeder (25)256.81986WAS
Deshaun Watson (23)256.82019HOU
212Marc Bulger (26)256.32003STL
Jim Kelly+ (31)256.31991BUF
214Matt Ryan (32)255.92017ATL
215Kirk Cousins (29)255.82017WAS
216Brett Favre+ (29)255.71999GNB
217Jameis Winston (22)255.62016TAM
Jake Plummer (29)255.62004DEN
219Kyle Allen (23)255.52019CAR
Brett Favre+ (34)255.52004GNB
221Drew Bledsoe (24)255.41996NWE
222Tony Romo (33)255.22013DAL
223Dan Fouts+ (28)255.11979SDG
224Kerry Collins (29)254.62002NYG
225Jon Kitna (34)254.32007DET
226Jay Cutler (31)254.12014CHI
Michael Vick (31)254.12011PHI
Josh Freeman (24)254.12012TAM
229Blaine Gabbert (25)253.92015SFO
230Donovan McNabb (32)253.82009PHI
231Jared Goff (22)253.62017LAR
Tom Brady (42)253.62019NWE
233Carson Wentz (24)253.52017PHI
234Derek Carr (28)253.42019OAK
235Cam Newton (22)253.22011CAR
236Derek Carr (27)253.12018OAK
237Ryan Tannehill (26)252.82014MIA
Bernie Kosar (23)252.81987CLE
Phil Simms (28)252.81984NYG
240Jameis Winston (21)252.62015TAM
Dan Fouts+ (35)252.61986SDG
242Peyton Manning (31)252.52007IND
243Trent Green (33)252.42003KAN
Carson Wentz (26)252.42019PHI
Aaron Rodgers (24)252.42008GNB
246Carson Palmer (26)252.22006CIN
247John Elway+ (33)251.91993DEN
248Eli Manning (35)251.72016NYG
249Kyle Orton (31)251.52014BUF
Michael Vick (30)251.52010PHI
Russell Wilson (26)251.52015SEA