NFL Single Season Leaders - Pass Completion Percentage

The following is a list of the NFL single season passing leaders ranked by pass completion percentage. Statistics are current through the 2018 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Active players are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
1. D. Brees 2017 NO 536 386 72.0 4,334 8 23 54t 103.9
2. D. Carr 2018 Oak 233 167 71.7 1,783 8 7 66 89.4
3. S. Bradford 2016 Min 552 395 71.6 3,877 5 20 71t 99.3
4. D. Brees 2011 NO 657 468 71.2 5,476 14 46 79t 110.6
5. D. Brees 2009 NO 514 363 70.6 4,388 11 34 75t 109.6
6. K. Anderson 1982 Cin 309 218 70.6 2,495 9 12 56t 95.3
7. S. Young 1994 SF 461 324 70.3 3,969 10 35 69t 112.8
8. J. Montana 1989 SF 386 271 70.2 3,521 8 26 95t 112.4
9. K. Cousins 2018 Min 300 210 70.0 2,162 3 14 75t 101.8
10. D. Brees 2016 NO 673 471 70.0 5,208 15 37 98t 101.7
11. T. Romo 2014 Dal 435 304 69.9 3,705 9 34 68t 113.2
12. M. Ryan 2016 Atl 534 373 69.9 4,944 7 38 76t 117.1
13. K. Cousins 2015 Was 543 379 69.8 4,166 11 29 78t 101.6
14. M. Ryan 2018 Atl 224 156 69.6 1,956 2 14 75t 113.6
15. P. Rivers 2013 SD 544 378 69.5 4,478 11 32 60t 105.5
16. B. Griese 2004 TB 336 233 69.3 2,632 12 20 68 97.5
17. D. Brees 2014 NO 659 456 69.2 4,952 17 33 69t 97.0
18. D. Culpepper 2004 Min 548 379 69.2 4,717 11 39 82t 110.9
19. T. Aikman 1993 Dal 392 271 69.1 3,100 6 15 80t 99.0
20. C. Pennington 2002 NYJ 399 275 68.9 3,120 6 22 47 104.2
21. T. Brady 2007 NE 578 398 68.9 4,806 8 50 69t 117.2
22. C. Pennington 2007 NYJ 260 179 68.8 1,765 9 10 57t 86.1
23. P. Manning 2009 Ind 571 393 68.8 4,500 16 33 80t 99.9
24. E. Manning 2018 NYG 230 158 68.7 1,662 4 6 55 90.9
25. K. Warner 2001 Stl 546 375 68.7 4,830 22 36 65t 101.4
26. M. Ryan 2012 Atl 615 422 68.6 4,719 14 32 80t 99.1
27. D. Brees 2013 NO 650 446 68.6 5,162 12 39 76t 104.7
28. P. Manning 2012 Den 583 400 68.6 4,659 11 37 71t 105.8
29. B. Favre 2009 Min 531 363 68.4 4,202 7 33 63 107.2
30. A. Rodgers 2011 GB 502 343 68.3 4,643 6 45 93t 122.5
31. D. Carr 2006 Hou 442 302 68.3 2,767 12 11 53 82.1
32. P. Manning 2013 Den 659 450 68.3 5,477 10 55 78t 115.1
33. D. Brees 2015 NO 627 428 68.3 4,870 11 32 80t 101.0
34. R. Wilson 2015 Sea 483 329 68.1 4,024 8 34 80t 110.1
35. D. Brees 2010 NO 658 448 68.1 4,620 22 33 80t 90.9
36. B. Roethlisberger 2015 Pit 469 319 68.0 3,938 16 21 69t 94.5
37. T. Brady 2018 NE 250 170 68.0 1,876 7 16 55t 99.7
38. S. Young 1993 SF 462 314 68.0 4,023 16 29 80t 101.5
39. M. Schaub 2009 Hou 583 396 67.9 4,770 15 29 72t 98.6
40. C. Palmer 2005 Cin 509 345 67.8 3,836 12 32 70t 101.1
41. D. Prescott 2016 Dal 459 311 67.8 3,667 4 23 83t 104.9
42. K. Warner 2000 Stl 347 235 67.7 3,429 18 21 85t 98.3
43. S. Young 1996 SF 316 214 67.7 2,410 6 14 52 97.2
44. S. Young 1997 SF 356 241 67.7 3,029 6 19 82 104.7
45. R. Gannon 2002 Oak 618 418 67.6 4,689 10 26 75 97.3
46. P. Manning 2004 Ind 497 336 67.6 4,557 10 49 80t 121.1
47. C. Keenum 2017 Min 481 325 67.6 3,547 7 22 65t 98.3
48. A. Smith 2017 KC 505 341 67.5 4,042 5 26 79t 104.7
49. D. Brees 2007 NO 652 440 67.5 4,423 18 28 58 89.4
50. C. Pennington 2008 Mia 476 321 67.4 3,653 7 19 80t 97.4