Denver Broncos Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards

The following are the Denver Broncos single season passing leaders ranked by passing yards. Included are player stats for the Denver Broncos (NFL) from 1970-2020 and the Denver Broncos (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Peyton Manning is the Denver Broncos single season leader in passing yards with 5,477.

Players active with the Denver Broncos during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
  P. Manning 2013 Den 659 450 68.3 5,477 10 55 78t 115.1
  P. Manning 2014 Den 597 395 66.2 4,727 15 39 86t 101.5
  P. Manning 2012 Den 583 400 68.6 4,659 11 37 71t 105.8
  J. Cutler 2008 Den 616 384 62.3 4,526 18 25 93t 86.0
  J. Plummer 2004 Den 521 303 58.2 4,089 20 27 85t 84.5
  J. Elway 1993 Den 551 348 63.2 4,030 10 25 63 92.8
  J. Elway 1995 Den 542 316 58.3 3,970 14 26 62t 86.4
  J. Elway 1985 Den 605 327 54.0 3,891 23 22 65t 70.2
  C. Keenum 2018 Den 586 365 62.3 3,890 15 18 64t 81.2
  K. Orton 2009 Den 541 336 62.1 3,802 12 21 87t 86.8
  K. Orton 2010 Den 498 293 58.8 3,653 9 20 71 87.5
  J. Elway 1997 Den 502 280 55.8 3,635 11 27 78 87.5
  J. Elway 1990 Den 502 294 58.6 3,526 14 15 66 78.5
  J. Cutler 2007 Den 467 297 63.6 3,497 14 20 68t 88.1
  J. Elway 1994 Den 494 307 62.1 3,490 10 16 63 85.7
  J. Elway 1986 Den 504 280 55.6 3,485 13 19 53 79.0
  T. Siemian 2016 Den 486 289 59.5 3,401 10 18 76t 84.6
  J. Plummer 2005 Den 456 277 60.7 3,366 7 18 72 90.2
  J. Elway 1996 Den 466 287 61.6 3,328 14 26 51 89.2
  J. Elway 1988 Den 496 274 55.2 3,309 19 17 86 71.4
  J. Elway 1991 Den 451 242 53.7 3,253 12 13 71 75.4
  B. Griese 2002 Den 436 291 66.7 3,214 15 15 82t 85.6
  J. Elway 1987 Den 410 224 54.6 3,198 12 19 72t 83.4
  C. Morton 1981 Den 376 225 59.8 3,195 14 21 95t 90.5
  J. Elway 1989 Den 416 223 53.6 3,051 18 18 69 73.7
  F. Tripucka 1960 Den 478 248 51.9 3,038 34 24 80t 58.9
  B. Griese 1999 Den 452 261 57.7 3,032 14 14 88 75.6
  F. Tripucka 1962 Den 440 240 54.5 2,917 25 17 96t 64.4
  B. Griese 2001 Den 451 275 61.0 2,827 19 23 65t 78.5
  J. Elway 1998 Den 356 210 59.0 2,806 10 22 58 93.0
  B. Griese 2000 Den 336 216 64.3 2,688 4 19 61 102.9
  C. Morton 1979 Den 370 204 55.1 2,626 19 16 64t 70.6
  J. Elway 1984 Den 380 214 56.3 2,598 15 18 73 76.8
  C. Johnson 1973 Den 346 184 53.2 2,465 17 20 62t 74.9
  T. Siemian 2017 Den 349 206 59.0 2,285 14 12 44 73.3
  P. Manning 2015 Den 331 198 59.8 2,249 17 9 75t 67.9
  J. Elway 1992 Den 316 174 55.1 2,242 17 10 80t 65.7
  J. Plummer 2003 Den 302 189 62.6 2,182 7 15 60 91.2
  C. Morton 1980 Den 301 183 60.8 2,150 13 12 41 77.8
  J. Plummer 2006 Den 317 175 55.2 1,994 13 11 83t 68.8
  S. Tensi 1969 Den 286 131 45.8 1,990 12 14 79t 68.1
  C. Johnson 1974 Den 244 136 55.7 1,969 9 13 73t 84.5
  B. Osweiler 2015 Den 275 170 61.8 1,967 6 10 72t 86.4
  S. Ramsey 1976 Den 270 128 47.4 1,931 13 11 71t 64.9
  C. Morton 1977 Den 254 131 51.6 1,929 8 14 81t 82.0
  S. Tensi 1967 Den 325 131 40.3 1,915 17 16 76t 54.8
  J. Flacco 2019 Den 262 171 65.3 1,822 5 6 70t 85.1
  C. Morton 1978 Den 267 146 54.7 1,802 8 11 42t 77.0
  C. Johnson 1972 Den 238 132 55.5 1,783 14 14 60 74.6
  G. Frerotte 2000 Den 232 138 59.5 1,776 8 9 44 82.1