NFL QBR Year-by-Year Leaders

Players must meet the minimum requirements to show up on this leaderboard.
For some seasons (1960-1969 & 1947-1950) leaders for both leagues are shown.
QBR data courtesy of ESPN (What is QBR?.
+ Indicates Hall of Famer, season age in parentheses


Leaders Table
Year Player QBR Tm
2021Tyrod Taylor (32)84.20HOU
2020Aaron Rodgers (36)84.40GNB
2019Lamar Jackson (22)83.00BAL
2018Patrick Mahomes (22)80.30KAN
2017Carson Wentz (24)78.50PHI
2016Matt Ryan (31)79.60ATL
2015Carson Palmer (35)76.40ARI
2014Tony Romo (34)79.70DAL
2013Peyton Manning+ (37)79.00DEN
2012Peyton Manning+ (36)79.60DEN
2011Aaron Rodgers (27)83.80GNB
2010Tom Brady (33)79.10NWE
2009Drew Brees (30)82.00NOR
2008Peyton Manning+ (32)76.50IND
2007Tom Brady (30)87.00NWE
2006Peyton Manning+ (30)86.40IND