Chicago Bears Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Chicago Bears yearly passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2020, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Year Player Team Att Cmp Pct Yds YPA Int TD Rating
2019 M. Trubisky Chi 516 326 63.2 3,138 6.08 10 17 83.0
2018 M. Trubisky Chi 434 289 66.6 3,223 7.43 12 24 95.4
2017 M. Trubisky Chi 330 196 59.4 2,193 6.64 7 7 77.5
2015 J. Cutler Chi 483 311 64.4 3,659 7.58 11 21 92.3
2014 J. Cutler Chi 561 370 66.0 3,812 6.79 18 28 88.6
2013 J. McCown Chi 224 149 66.5 1,829 8.16 1 13 109.0
2012 J. Cutler Chi 434 255 58.8 3,033 6.99 14 19 81.3
2011 J. Cutler Chi 314 182 58.0 2,319 7.38 7 13 85.7
2010 J. Cutler Chi 432 261 60.4 3,274 7.58 16 23 86.3
2009 J. Cutler Chi 555 336 60.5 3,666 6.61 26 27 76.8
2008 K. Orton Chi 465 272 58.5 2,972 6.39 12 18 79.6
2007 B. Griese Chi 262 161 61.5 1,803 6.88 12 10 75.6
2006 R. Grossman Chi 480 262 54.6 3,193 6.65 20 23 73.9
2005 K. Orton Chi 368 190 51.6 1,869 5.08 13 9 59.7
2003 K. Stewart Chi 251 126 50.2 1,418 5.65 12 7 56.8
2002 J. Miller Chi 314 180 57.3 1,944 6.19 9 13 77.5
2001 J. Miller Chi 395 228 57.7 2,299 5.82 10 13 74.9
2000 C. McNown Chi 280 154 55.0 1,646 5.88 9 8 68.5
1999 C. McNown Chi 235 127 54.0 1,465 6.23 10 8 66.7
1998 E. Kramer Chi 250 151 60.4 1,823 7.29 7 9 83.1
1997 E. Kramer Chi 477 275 57.7 3,011 6.31 14 14 74.0
1996 D. Krieg Chi 377 226 59.9 2,278 6.04 12 14 76.3
1995 E. Kramer Chi 522 315 60.3 3,838 7.35 10 29 93.5
1994 S. Walsh Chi 343 208 60.6 2,078 6.06 8 10 77.9
1993 J. Harbaugh Chi 325 200 61.5 2,002 6.16 11 7 72.1
1992 J. Harbaugh Chi 358 202 56.4 2,486 6.94 12 13 76.2
1991 J. Harbaugh Chi 478 275 57.5 3,121 6.53 16 15 73.7
1990 J. Harbaugh Chi 312 180 57.7 2,178 6.98 6 10 81.9
1989 M. Tomczak Chi 306 156 51.0 2,058 6.72 16 16 68.2
1985 J. McMahon Chi 313 178 56.9 2,392 7.64 11 15 82.6
1983 J. McMahon Chi 295 175 59.3 2,184 7.40 13 12 77.6
1981 V. Evans Chi 436 195 44.7 2,354 5.40 20 11 51.1
1980 V. Evans Chi 278 148 53.2 2,039 7.33 16 11 66.2
1979 M. Phipps Chi 255 134 52.5 1,535 6.02 8 9 69.6
1978 B. Avellini Chi 264 141 53.4 1,718 6.51 16 5 54.8
1977 B. Avellini Chi 293 154 52.6 2,004 6.84 18 11 61.3
1976 B. Avellini Chi 271 118 43.5 1,580 5.83 15 8 49.4
1974 G. Huff Chi 283 142 50.2 1,663 5.88 17 6 50.4
1971 B. Douglass Chi 225 91 40.4 1,164 5.17 15 5 37.0
1970 J. Concannon Chi 385 194 50.4 2,130 5.53 18 16 61.5
1966 R. Bukich Chi 309 147 47.6 1,858 6.01 21 10 49.3
1965 R. Bukich Chi 312 176 56.4 2,641 8.46 9 20 93.7
1964 B. Wade Chi 327 182 55.7 1,944 5.95 14 13 68.6
1963 B. Wade Chi 356 192 53.9 2,301 6.46 12 15 74.0
1962 B. Wade Chi 412 225 54.6 3,172 7.70 24 18 70.0
1961 B. Wade Chi 250 139 55.6 2,258 9.03 13 22 93.7
1959 E. Brown Chi 247 125 50.6 1,881 7.62 10 13 76.7
1954 G. Blanda Chi 281 131 46.6 1,929 6.87 17 15 62.1
1953 G. Blanda Chi 362 169 46.7 2,164 5.98 23 14 52.3
1950 J. Lujack Chi 254 121 47.6 1,731 6.82 21 4 41.0