Penn state also set the ncaa record for fewest total yards allowed in a single game that season, when syracuse was held to 47 yards 107 rushing, 60. During the 1980s and 1990s, 4,000 yards became the standard for the league leaders in the nfl. Miller holds three of the topeight rushing seasons by a quarterback in program history, including the top two. He won the big tens most valuable player award in 2012 and 20. Jameis winston has eclipsed the 4000yard passing mark for the second. Matthew stafford 36,4, 10th season career passing yards per game. The record for passing yards in a season is held by peyton manning of the denver broncos who threw for 5,477 in 20. Its a passing league and easier to put up tons of yards. What quarterback has the most 4000 yard seasons answers. His 1,995 yards through his first seven starts were the third most ever behind. Every week during the season, well send you an email to your inbox with scores, this weeks schedule, top performers, fantasy drops and adds, new debuts and interesting tidbits. He already has the most passing yards of any quarterback before his 23rd. Indianapolis colts quarterback andrew luck threw for 294 yards in sundays win over the cleveland browns to surpass peyton manning s record for. Nfl passing yards yearbyyear leaders profootballreference.
He threw for 34,665 yards and 209 tds against 247 picks. Sports quiz most passing tds in first 5 seasons random sports or nfl quiz can you name every qb with at least 80 passing tds in their first 5 nfl seasons. Starting on day 1 really helps, as does staying healthy. Drew brees has led the nfl in passing yards in seven seasons, more than. Wilson impressed on sunday, finishing the day completing 14 of 20 passes attempted for 182 yards and two touchdowns both on. Jameis winston accomplished this feat most recently, passing for over 5,000. After two down seasons in rushing tds 380 and 365, the needle pushed to much higher levels in. Anquan boldin is fourth, with 259 catches from 2003 to 2005, and. List of national football league annual passing yards leaders. Brees, however, bested his counterpart by one passing touchdown 3332. Raiders qb derek carr nears nfl completions record for. Jameis winston of tampa bay buccaneers is 1st in nfl history with. Jim hart played 18 seasons with the cardinals, albeit all in st.
Andy dalton has played on teams that in my opinion are better than those of marino, early 2000s manning, cam, or carson. That same team has also contributed to his failures, so go figure. Marinos record remained intact for 24 years, and for over a decade after his 1999 retirement. This is a list of national football league quarterbacks by total career passing yards. Rt has so many garbage yards because how many times they were down big and had to throw the ball, stats are. Before winston became a throwing force, he produced average passing yards in his first two seasons. Andrew luck sets record for most passing yards through 3. Eight different quarterbacks have accomplished the feat, dan marino was the first when he set an nfl record with 5,084 yards passing. Russell wilson tied for 3rdmost td passes in first 8. During the 14game era, only joe namath passed for over 4,000 yards in a season with 4,007 yards passing in the 1967 afl season.
Most 1,000yard receiving seasons, first five years of career, nfl history evans posted his second straight 100yard receiving game on sunday and his sixth of the year in just 11 outings. York jets was the first quarterback in pro football history to throw for 4,000 yards in a. Highest average rushing yards per attempt, career min. This is a list of national football league quarterbacks who have led the regular season in passing yards each year. Says more about the leagues move to a passing offense than tannehill. Build your own custom leaderboards with the play index. Sammy baugh, washington, 1937, 1940, 1943, 1945, 1947. Nfl passing yards singleseason leaders profootball. Saints michael thomas passes randy moss for most receiving yards through first four seasons in nfl history. Passing for 5,000 yards in a single regular season is a rare achievement in the national football league nfl. Ncaa individual records for rushing college football at. He set an fbs freshman passing record with 4,057 yards and 40 touchdowns, completing 66. If a rookie qb starts all 16 games each of his first 4 seasons he only needs to average 218 yards per game to hit that mark. Rate 5 stars rate 4 stars rate 3 stars rate 2 stars rate 1 star.
Andrew luck is just 7 yards away from passing cam newton 7,920 for the most passing yards by a player in his first two nfl seasons luck will. Including the postseason, wilson has the most rushing yards for a qb in nfl history in his first three seasons with 22 yards. Nine league records covering most 400 yard passing games, most comeback4th quarter wins, fastest to 100 touchdowns and 200 touchdowns, and most seasons leading the league in attempts, completions. Ranking 10 best freshman seasons in college football. Most 4,000yard passers in a season 11 2012, 2014 10 2009, 2011 9 20. Wilson led all nfl rushers in 2014 with an average of 7. One of the nfls greatest players of presuper bowl era, baugh led the nfl in completions, attempts, and passing yards during his rookie season while earning allpro honors. Most passing tds in first 5 seasons quiz by prezcaswell. Stafford is at 30,303 after 8 seasons with 6 games missed in his first year and in his second. Unsurprisingly, the top 5 list of players with the most catches in their first three seasons is made up of recent wide receivers. List of nfl quarterbacks with 5,000 passing yards in a season. In his 109 starts of 128 so far he averaged 278 yards a game, which would be an estimated additional 3,614 yards if those additional 19 games were played. Who are the career passing yardage leaders for all 32 nfl.
Discover 2019 nfl pro football player player passing stats and rankings by passing yards on fox sports. Passing for 5,000 yards in a single regular season is a rare achievement in the national. Hall of fame quarterback joe namath of the new york jets was the first quarterback in pro football history to throw for 4,000 yards in a season when he accumulated 4,007 yards in 1967. List of national football league career passing yards. Its also available for hockey, basketball and baseball. Tom brady is second alltime in passing yards, regular seasonwise, but is the alltime playoffs passing yards leader. It didnt help dc leslie frazier and head coach lovie smith had a defense that constantly underachieved.
Nick mullens first seven games were among the most prolific in nfl history from a passing yards standpoint. List of qbs with most passing yards in first four seasons. When the oakland raiders drafted derek carr in the second round of the 2014 nfl draft, the plan was not to have him start right away. Profootballreference utilizes official nfl data for current nfl seasons. Yates the seahawks are scheduled to travel the most miles in the nfl this season. Drew brees led the league in passing yards in 2006, the first of his record. Regular season career passing yards leaders drew brees is the alltime passing yards leader. But 11 of those came in the first four games and he did end up with 26 td passes, good for fifth in the league, he also had 3,739 yards passing. Passing yards single season leaders and records college. Derek carr has historic touchdown numbers through four seasons. Michael thomas passes randy moss for most receiving yards. Beckham, landry have most catches in first 3 seasons in. One of the most prolific passers of his era, jurgensen finished his career with 32,224 passing yards and 255 touchdowns in 18 nfl seasons.
The first spike in passing touchdowns came in 20 804. Seattle is now 40 on the road to start the season for the first time since 1980 and only the second time in franchise history. The only time the team finished in the top 10 in rushing, the team still failed to make the playoffs at 610. Highest average rushing yards per attempt, season min. Oakland raiders quarterback derek carr has the fourthmost touchdowns of any quarterback in nfl history through his first four seasons. Well never know how good he could have been in an ideal situation. However, he grabbed that starting quarterback job during the summer.839 281 43 1073 1426 208 1450 1577 1254 301 348 660 632 1260 1456 483 689 1033 745 307 357 874 53 520 321 283 1485 457 691 704 1081 817 1046 744 488 397 839