Cleveland Browns Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Cleveland Browns yearly passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. Included are player stats for the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1999-2020, the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1950-1995 and the Cleveland Browns (AAFC) from 1946-1949. 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 B. Mayfield Cle 534 317 59.4 3,827 7.17 21 22 78.8
2018 B. Mayfield Cle 486 310 63.8 3,725 7.67 14 27 93.7
2017 D. Kizer Cle 476 255 53.6 2,894 6.08 22 11 60.5
2015 J. McCown Cle 292 186 63.7 2,109 7.22 4 12 93.3
2014 B. Hoyer Cle 438 242 55.3 3,326 7.59 13 12 76.5
2013 B. Weeden Cle 267 141 52.8 1,731 6.48 9 9 70.3
2012 B. Weeden Cle 517 297 57.4 3,385 6.55 17 14 72.6
2011 C. McCoy Cle 463 265 57.2 2,733 5.90 11 14 74.6
2009 B. Quinn Cle 256 136 53.1 1,339 5.23 7 8 67.2
2008 D. Anderson Cle 283 142 50.2 1,615 5.71 8 9 66.5
2007 D. Anderson Cle 527 298 56.5 3,787 7.19 19 29 82.5
2006 C. Frye Cle 393 252 64.1 2,454 6.24 17 10 72.0
2005 T. Dilfer Cle 333 199 59.8 2,321 6.97 12 11 76.9
2004 J. Garcia Cle 252 144 57.1 1,731 6.87 9 10 76.7
2003 K. Holcomb Cle 302 193 63.9 1,797 5.95 12 10 74.6
2002 T. Couch Cle 443 273 61.6 2,842 6.42 18 18 76.8
2001 T. Couch Cle 454 272 59.9 3,040 6.70 21 17 73.1
1999 T. Couch Cle 399 223 55.9 2,447 6.13 13 15 73.2
1995 V. Testaverde Cle 392 241 61.5 2,883 7.36 10 17 87.8
1994 V. Testaverde Cle 376 207 55.1 2,575 6.85 18 16 70.7
1993 V. Testaverde Cle 230 130 56.5 1,797 7.81 9 14 85.7
1991 B. Kosar Cle 494 307 62.1 3,487 7.06 9 18 87.8
1990 B. Kosar Cle 423 230 54.4 2,562 6.06 15 10 65.7
1989 B. Kosar Cle 513 303 59.1 3,533 6.89 14 18 80.3
1988 B. Kosar Cle 259 156 60.2 1,890 7.30 7 10 84.3
1987 B. Kosar Cle 389 241 62.0 3,033 7.80 9 22 95.4
1986 B. Kosar Cle 531 310 58.4 3,854 7.26 10 17 83.8
1985 B. Kosar Cle 248 124 50.0 1,578 6.36 7 8 69.3
1984 P. McDonald Cle 493 271 55.0 3,472 7.04 23 14 67.3
1983 B. Sipe Cle 496 291 58.7 3,566 7.19 23 26 79.1
1981 B. Sipe Cle 567 313 55.2 3,876 6.84 25 17 68.2
1980 B. Sipe Cle 554 337 60.8 4,132 7.46 14 30 91.4
1979 B. Sipe Cle 535 286 53.5 3,793 7.09 26 28 73.4
1978 B. Sipe Cle 399 222 55.6 2,906 7.28 15 21 80.7
1976 B. Sipe Cle 312 178 57.1 2,113 6.77 14 17 77.3
1975 M. Phipps Cle 313 162 51.8 1,749 5.59 19 4 47.5
1974 M. Phipps Cle 256 117 45.7 1,384 5.41 17 9 46.7
1973 M. Phipps Cle 299 148 49.5 1,719 5.75 20 9 49.4
1972 M. Phipps Cle 305 144 47.2 1,994 6.54 16 13 61.0
1971 B. Nelsen Cle 325 174 53.5 2,319 7.13 23 13 60.3
1970 B. Nelsen Cle 313 159 50.8 2,156 6.89 16 16 68.9
1969 B. Nelsen Cle 352 190 54.0 2,743 7.79 19 23 78.8
1968 B. Nelsen Cle 293 152 51.9 2,366 8.07 10 19 86.4
1967 F. Ryan Cle 280 136 48.6 2,026 7.24 16 20 72.7
1966 F. Ryan Cle 382 200 52.4 2,974 7.79 14 29 88.2
1965 F. Ryan Cle 243 119 49.0 1,751 7.21 13 18 75.3
1964 F. Ryan Cle 334 174 52.1 2,404 7.20 19 25 76.7
1963 F. Ryan Cle 256 135 52.7 2,026 7.91 13 25 90.4
1961 M. Plum Cle 302 177 58.6 2,416 8.00 10 18 90.3
1960 M. Plum Cle 250 151 60.4 2,297 9.19 5 21 110.4
1959 M. Plum Cle 266 156 58.6 1,992 7.49 8 14 87.2
1954 O. Graham Cle 240 142 59.2 2,092 8.72 17 11 73.5
1953 O. Graham Cle 258 167 64.7 2,722 10.55 9 11 99.7
1952 O. Graham Cle 364 181 49.7 2,816 7.74 24 20 66.6
1951 O. Graham Cle 265 147 55.5 2,205 8.32 16 17 79.2
1950 O. Graham Cle 253 137 54.2 1,943 7.68 20 14 64.7