Buffalo Bills Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards

The following are the Buffalo Bills single season passing leaders ranked by passing yards. Included are player stats for the Buffalo Bills (NFL) from 1970-2019 and the Buffalo Bills (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Drew Bledsoe is the Buffalo Bills single season leader in passing yards with 4,359.

Players active with the Buffalo Bills during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
  D. Bledsoe 2002 Buf 610 375 61.5 4,359 15 24 73t 86.0
  J. Kelly 1991 Buf 474 304 64.1 3,844 17 33 77t 97.6
  R. Fitzpatrick 2011 Buf 569 353 62.0 3,832 23 24 60t 79.1
  J. Ferguson 1981 Buf 498 252 50.6 3,652 20 24 67t 74.1
  J. Kelly 1986 Buf 480 285 59.4 3,593 17 22 84t 83.3
  J. Ferguson 1979 Buf 458 238 52.0 3,572 15 14 84t 74.4
  J. Kelly 1992 Buf 462 269 58.2 3,457 19 23 65t 81.2
  R. Fitzpatrick 2012 Buf 505 306 60.6 3,400 16 24 68t 83.3
  J. Kelly 1993 Buf 470 288 61.3 3,382 18 18 65t 79.9
  J. Kelly 1988 Buf 452 269 59.5 3,380 17 15 66t 78.2
  D. Flutie 1999 Buf 478 264 55.2 3,171 16 19 54t 75.1
  J. Kelly 1995 Buf 458 255 55.7 3,130 13 22 77t 81.1
  J. Kelly 1989 Buf 391 228 58.3 3,130 18 25 78t 86.2
  J. Kelly 1994 Buf 448 285 63.6 3,114 17 22 83t 84.6
  J. Allen 2019 Buf 461 271 58.8 3,089 9 20 53t 85.3
  J. Losman 2006 Buf 429 268 62.5 3,051 14 19 83t 84.9
  T. Taylor 2015 Buf 380 242 63.7 3,035 6 20 63 99.4
  T. Taylor 2016 Buf 436 269 61.7 3,023 6 17 84t 89.7
  K. Orton 2014 Buf 447 287 64.2 3,018 10 18 84 87.8
  R. Fitzpatrick 2010 Buf 441 255 57.8 3,000 15 23 65t 81.8
  J. Ferguson 1983 Buf 508 281 55.3 2,995 25 26 43t 69.3
  D. Bledsoe 2004 Buf 450 256 56.9 2,932 16 20 69t 76.6
  J. Kemp 1963 Buf 384 193 50.3 2,910 20 13 89t 65.1
  D. Bledsoe 2003 Buf 471 274 58.2 2,860 12 11 54t 73.0
  J. Kelly 1990 Buf 346 219 63.3 2,829 9 24 71 101.2
  J. Kelly 1996 Buf 379 222 58.6 2,810 19 14 67t 73.2
  J. Ferguson 1980 Buf 439 251 57.2 2,805 18 20 69 74.5
  J. Ferguson 1977 Buf 457 221 48.4 2,803 24 12 42 54.8
  T. Taylor 2017 Buf 420 263 62.6 2,799 4 14 47 89.2
  J. Kelly 1987 Buf 419 250 59.7 2,798 11 19 47 83.8
  D. Flutie 1998 Buf 354 202 57.1 2,711 11 20 84t 87.4
  T. Edwards 2008 Buf 374 245 65.5 2,699 10 11 65 85.4
  D. Shaw 1970 Buf 321 178 55.5 2,507 20 10 48 65.3
  J. Kemp 1967 Buf 369 161 43.6 2,503 26 14 63t 50.0
  J. Kemp 1966 Buf 389 166 42.7 2,451 16 11 55 56.2
  J. Ferguson 1975 Buf 321 169 52.6 2,426 17 25 77t 81.3
  J. Kemp 1965 Buf 391 179 45.8 2,368 18 10 78t 54.8
  T. Collins 1997 Buf 391 215 55.0 2,367 13 12 77t 69.5
  J. Kemp 1964 Buf 269 119 44.2 2,285 26 13 94t 50.9
  J. Ferguson 1978 Buf 330 175 53.0 2,136 15 16 92t 70.5
  R. Johnson 2000 Buf 306 175 57.2 2,125 7 12 74t 82.2
  J. Allen 2018 Buf 320 169 52.8 2,074 12 10 75t 67.9
  A. Van Pelt 2001 Buf 307 178 58.0 2,056 11 12 80t 76.4
  J. Ferguson 1984 Buf 344 191 55.5 1,991 17 12 68t 63.5
  J. Kemp 1969 Buf 344 170 49.4 1,981 22 13 55t 53.2
  E. Manuel 2013 Buf 306 180 58.8 1,972 9 11 45 77.7
  D. Shaw 1971 Buf 291 149 51.2 1,813 26 11 75t 46.1
  D. Flutie 2000 Buf 231 132 57.1 1,700 3 8 52 86.5
  V. Ferragamo 1985 Buf 287 149 51.9 1,677 17 5 48 50.8
  D. Shaw 1972 Buf 258 136 52.7 1,666 17 14 58t 63.5