Dallas Cowboys Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Dallas Cowboys single season passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. Included are player stats for the Dallas Cowboys (NFL) from 1960-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Craig Morton is the Dallas Cowboys single season leader in yards per pass attempt with 8.7.

Players active with the Dallas Cowboys during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds YPA Int TD Rating
  C. Morton 1969 Dal 302 162 53.6 2,619 8.67 15 21 85.4
  T. Romo 2006 Dal 337 220 65.3 2,903 8.61 13 19 95.1
  T. Romo 2014 Dal 435 304 69.9 3,705 8.52 9 34 113.2
  R. Staubach 1973 Dal 286 179 62.6 2,428 8.49 15 23 94.6
  D. White 1982 Dal 247 156 63.2 2,079 8.42 12 16 91.1
  D. Prescott 2019 Dal 596 388 65.1 4,902 8.22 11 30 99.7
  D. Meredith 1966 Dal 344 177 51.5 2,805 8.15 12 24 87.7
  T. Romo 2009 Dal 550 347 63.1 4,483 8.15 9 26 97.6
  T. Romo 2007 Dal 520 335 64.4 4,211 8.10 19 36 97.4
  D. Meredith 1968 Dal 309 171 55.3 2,500 8.09 12 21 88.4
  T. Romo 2011 Dal 522 346 66.3 4,184 8.02 10 31 102.5
  D. Prescott 2016 Dal 459 311 67.8 3,667 7.99 4 23 104.9
  D. White 1981 Dal 391 223 57.0 3,098 7.92 13 22 87.5
  D. Meredith 1965 Dal 305 141 46.2 2,415 7.92 13 22 79.9
  T. Aikman 1993 Dal 392 271 69.1 3,100 7.91 6 15 99.0
  R. Staubach 1979 Dal 461 267 57.9 3,586 7.78 11 27 92.3
  R. Staubach 1978 Dal 413 231 55.9 3,190 7.72 16 25 84.9
  E. LeBaron 1960 Dal 225 111 49.3 1,736 7.72 25 12 53.5
  D. Meredith 1963 Dal 310 167 53.9 2,381 7.68 18 17 73.1
  T. Romo 2008 Dal 450 276 61.3 3,448 7.66 14 26 91.4
  R. Staubach 1975 Dal 348 198 56.9 2,666 7.66 16 17 78.5
  T. Aikman 1995 Dal 432 280 64.8 3,304 7.65 7 16 93.6
  T. Aikman 1991 Dal 363 237 65.3 2,754 7.59 10 11 86.7
  T. Romo 2012 Dal 648 425 65.6 4,903 7.57 19 28 90.5
  D. White 1980 Dal 436 260 59.6 3,287 7.54 25 28 80.7
  D. White 1983 Dal 533 334 62.7 3,980 7.47 23 29 85.6
  J. Kitna 2010 Dal 318 209 65.7 2,365 7.44 12 16 88.9
  T. Aikman 1994 Dal 361 233 64.5 2,676 7.41 12 13 84.9
  T. Aikman 1998 Dal 315 187 59.4 2,330 7.40 5 12 88.5
  D. Prescott 2018 Dal 526 356 67.7 3,885 7.39 8 22 96.9
  E. LeBaron 1961 Dal 236 120 50.8 1,741 7.38 16 14 66.7
  R. Staubach 1976 Dal 369 208 56.4 2,715 7.36 11 14 79.9
  D. Bledsoe 2005 Dal 499 300 60.1 3,639 7.29 17 23 83.7
  T. Aikman 1992 Dal 473 302 63.8 3,445 7.28 14 23 89.5
  R. Staubach 1977 Dal 361 210 58.2 2,620 7.26 9 18 87.0
  D. White 1987 Dal 362 215 59.4 2,617 7.23 17 12 73.2
  S. Pelluer 1988 Dal 435 245 56.3 3,139 7.22 19 17 73.9
  S. Pelluer 1986 Dal 378 215 56.9 2,727 7.21 17 8 67.9
  D. Meredith 1967 Dal 255 128 50.2 1,834 7.19 16 16 68.7
  T. Romo 2013 Dal 535 342 63.9 3,828 7.16 10 31 96.7
  V. Testaverde 2004 Dal 495 297 60.0 3,532 7.13 20 17 76.4
  R. Staubach 1974 Dal 360 190 52.8 2,552 7.09 15 11 68.4
  C. Morton 1972 Dal 339 185 54.6 2,396 7.07 21 15 65.9
  D. White 1985 Dal 450 267 59.3 3,157 7.02 17 21 80.6
  D. Prescott 2017 Dal 490 308 62.9 3,324 6.78 13 22 86.6
  D. White 1984 Dal 233 126 54.1 1,580 6.78 11 11 71.5
  T. Aikman 1996 Dal 465 296 63.7 3,126 6.72 13 12 80.1
  T. Aikman 1999 Dal 442 263 59.5 2,964 6.71 12 17 81.1
  D. Meredith 1964 Dal 323 158 48.9 2,143 6.63 16 9 59.1
  Q. Carter 2003 Dal 505 292 57.8 3,302 6.54 21 17 71.4