Chicago Bears Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards

The following are the Chicago Bears single season passing leaders ranked by passing yards. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2019, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Erik Kramer is the Chicago Bears single season leader in passing yards with 3,838.

Players active with the Chicago Bears during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
  E. Kramer 1995 Chi 522 315 60.3 3,838 10 29 76t 93.5
  J. Cutler 2014 Chi 561 370 66.0 3,812 18 28 74 88.6
  J. Cutler 2009 Chi 555 336 60.5 3,666 26 27 71 76.8
  J. Cutler 2015 Chi 483 311 64.4 3,659 11 21 87t 92.3
  J. Cutler 2010 Chi 432 261 60.4 3,274 16 23 89t 86.3
  M. Trubisky 2018 Chi 434 289 66.6 3,223 12 24 70t 95.4
  R. Grossman 2006 Chi 480 262 54.6 3,193 20 23 62 73.9
  B. Wade 1962 Chi 412 225 54.6 3,172 24 18 73t 70.0
  M. Trubisky 2019 Chi 516 326 63.2 3,138 10 17 53 83.0
  J. Harbaugh 1991 Chi 478 275 57.5 3,121 16 15 84t 73.7
  J. Cutler 2012 Chi 434 255 58.8 3,033 14 19 60t 81.3
  E. Kramer 1997 Chi 477 275 57.7 3,011 14 14 78t 74.0
  K. Orton 2008 Chi 465 272 58.5 2,972 12 18 65t 79.6
  S. Luckman 1947 Chi 323 176 54.5 2,712 31 24 81 67.7
  J. Lujack 1949 Chi 312 162 51.9 2,658 22 23 81 76.0
  R. Bukich 1965 Chi 312 176 56.4 2,641 9 20 80t 93.7
  J. Cutler 2013 Chi 355 224 63.1 2,621 12 19 67 89.2
  J. Harbaugh 1992 Chi 358 202 56.4 2,486 12 13 83t 76.2
  J. McMahon 1985 Chi 313 178 56.9 2,392 11 15 70t 82.6
  V. Evans 1981 Chi 436 195 44.7 2,354 20 11 85t 51.1
  J. Cutler 2011 Chi 314 182 58.0 2,319 7 13 56t 85.7
  B. Wade 1963 Chi 356 192 53.9 2,301 12 15 63 74.0
  J. Miller 2001 Chi 395 228 57.7 2,299 10 13 66t 74.9
  D. Krieg 1996 Chi 377 226 59.9 2,278 12 14 53t 76.3
  B. Wade 1961 Chi 250 139 55.6 2,258 13 22 98t 93.7
  S. Luckman 1943 Chi 202 110 54.5 2,194 12 28 66 107.5
  M. Trubisky 2017 Chi 330 196 59.4 2,193 7 7 70 77.5
  J. McMahon 1983 Chi 295 175 59.3 2,184 13 12 87t 77.6
  J. Harbaugh 1990 Chi 312 180 57.7 2,178 6 10 80t 81.9
  G. Blanda 1953 Chi 362 169 46.7 2,164 23 14 72 52.3
  J. Concannon 1970 Chi 385 194 50.4 2,130 18 16 69t 61.5
  S. Walsh 1994 Chi 343 208 60.6 2,078 8 10 50 77.9
  M. Tomczak 1989 Chi 306 156 51.0 2,058 16 16 79t 68.2
  V. Evans 1980 Chi 278 148 53.2 2,039 16 11 89t 66.2
  B. Avellini 1977 Chi 293 154 52.6 2,004 18 11 75t 61.3
  J. Harbaugh 1993 Chi 325 200 61.5 2,002 11 7 48 72.1
  J. Miller 2002 Chi 314 180 57.3 1,944 9 13 54 77.5
  B. Wade 1964 Chi 327 182 55.7 1,944 14 13 68 68.6
  G. Blanda 1954 Chi 281 131 46.6 1,929 17 15 76 62.1
  E. Brown 1959 Chi 247 125 50.6 1,881 10 13 88t 76.7
  K. Orton 2005 Chi 368 190 51.6 1,869 13 9 54 59.7
  R. Bukich 1966 Chi 309 147 47.6 1,858 21 10 80t 49.3
  J. McCown 2013 Chi 224 149 66.5 1,829 1 13 80t 109.0
  S. Luckman 1946 Chi 229 110 48.0 1,826 16 17 48 71.0
  E. Kramer 1998 Chi 250 151 60.4 1,823 7 9 79t 83.1
  B. Griese 2007 Chi 262 161 61.5 1,803 12 10 81t 75.6
  J. Lujack 1950 Chi 254 121 47.6 1,731 21 4 70 41.0
  S. Luckman 1945 Chi 217 117 53.9 1,727 10 14 65 82.5
  B. Avellini 1978 Chi 264 141 53.4 1,718 16 5 61 54.8
  E. Brown 1956 Chi 168 96 57.1 1,667 12 11 70 83.1