Cincinnati Bengals Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Cincinnati Bengals yearly passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. Included are player stats for the Cincinnati Bengals (NFL) from 1970-2019 and the Cincinnati Bengals (AFL) from 1968-1969. 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 A. Dalton Cin 528 314 59.5 3,494 6.62 14 16 78.3
2018 A. Dalton Cin 365 226 61.9 2,566 7.03 11 21 89.6
2017 A. Dalton Cin 496 297 59.9 3,320 6.69 12 25 86.6
2016 A. Dalton Cin 563 364 64.7 4,206 7.47 8 18 91.8
2015 A. Dalton Cin 386 255 66.1 3,250 8.42 7 25 106.2
2014 A. Dalton Cin 481 309 64.2 3,398 7.06 17 19 83.5
2013 A. Dalton Cin 586 363 61.9 4,293 7.33 20 33 88.8
2012 A. Dalton Cin 528 329 62.3 3,669 6.95 16 27 87.4
2011 A. Dalton Cin 516 300 58.1 3,398 6.58 13 20 80.4
2010 C. Palmer Cin 586 362 61.8 3,970 6.78 20 26 82.4
2009 C. Palmer Cin 466 282 60.5 3,094 6.64 13 21 83.6
2008 R. Fitzpatrick Cin 372 221 59.4 1,905 5.12 9 8 70.0
2007 C. Palmer Cin 575 373 64.9 4,131 7.18 20 26 86.7
2006 C. Palmer Cin 520 324 62.3 4,035 7.76 13 28 93.9
2005 C. Palmer Cin 509 345 67.8 3,836 7.54 12 32 101.1
2004 C. Palmer Cin 432 263 60.9 2,897 6.71 18 18 77.3
2003 J. Kitna Cin 520 324 62.3 3,591 6.91 15 26 87.4
2002 J. Kitna Cin 473 294 62.2 3,178 6.72 16 16 79.1
2001 J. Kitna Cin 581 313 53.9 3,216 5.54 22 12 61.1
2000 A. Smith Cin 267 118 44.2 1,253 4.69 6 3 52.8
1999 J. Blake Cin 389 215 55.3 2,670 6.86 12 16 77.6
1998 N. O'Donnell Cin 343 212 61.8 2,216 6.46 4 15 90.2
1997 J. Blake Cin 317 184 58.0 2,125 6.70 7 8 77.6
1996 J. Blake Cin 549 308 56.1 3,624 6.60 14 24 80.3
1995 J. Blake Cin 567 326 57.5 3,822 6.74 17 28 82.1
1994 J. Blake Cin 306 156 51.0 2,154 7.04 9 14 76.9
1993 D. Klingler Cin 343 190 55.4 1,935 5.64 9 6 66.6
1992 B. Esiason Cin 278 144 51.8 1,407 5.06 15 11 57.0
1991 B. Esiason Cin 413 233 56.4 2,883 6.98 16 13 72.5
1990 B. Esiason Cin 402 224 55.7 3,031 7.54 22 24 77.0
1989 B. Esiason Cin 455 258 56.7 3,525 7.75 11 28 92.1
1988 B. Esiason Cin 388 223 57.5 3,572 9.21 14 28 97.4
1987 B. Esiason Cin 440 240 54.5 3,321 7.55 19 16 73.1
1986 B. Esiason Cin 469 273 58.2 3,959 8.44 17 24 87.7
1985 B. Esiason Cin 431 251 58.2 3,443 7.99 12 27 93.2
1984 K. Anderson Cin 275 175 63.6 2,107 7.66 12 10 81.0
1983 K. Anderson Cin 297 198 66.7 2,333 7.86 13 12 85.6
1982 K. Anderson Cin 309 218 70.6 2,495 8.07 9 12 95.3
1981 K. Anderson Cin 479 300 62.6 3,754 7.84 10 29 98.4
1980 K. Anderson Cin 275 166 60.4 1,778 6.46 13 6 66.9
1979 K. Anderson Cin 339 189 55.8 2,340 6.90 10 16 80.7
1978 K. Anderson Cin 319 173 54.2 2,219 6.96 22 10 58.0
1977 K. Anderson Cin 323 166 51.4 2,145 6.64 11 11 69.7
1976 K. Anderson Cin 338 179 53.0 2,367 7.00 14 19 76.9
1975 K. Anderson Cin 377 228 60.5 3,169 8.41 11 21 93.9
1974 K. Anderson Cin 328 213 64.9 2,667 8.13 10 18 95.7
1973 K. Anderson Cin 329 179 54.4 2,428 7.38 12 18 81.2
1972 K. Anderson Cin 301 171 56.8 1,918 6.37 7 7 74.0
1970 V. Carter Cin 278 143 51.4 1,647 5.92 9 9 66.9