Denver Broncos Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards

The following are the Denver Broncos yearly 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.

      Passing
Year Player Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
2019 J. Flacco Den 262 171 65.3 1,822 5 6 70t 85.1
2018 C. Keenum Den 586 365 62.3 3,890 15 18 64t 81.2
2017 T. Siemian Den 349 206 59.0 2,285 14 12 44 73.3
2016 T. Siemian Den 486 289 59.5 3,401 10 18 76t 84.6
2015 P. Manning Den 331 198 59.8 2,249 17 9 75t 67.9
2014 P. Manning Den 597 395 66.2 4,727 15 39 86t 101.5
2013 P. Manning Den 659 450 68.3 5,477 10 55 78t 115.1
2012 P. Manning Den 583 400 68.6 4,659 11 37 71t 105.8
2011 T. Tebow Den 271 126 46.5 1,729 6 12 56t 72.9
2010 K. Orton Den 498 293 58.8 3,653 9 20 71 87.5
2009 K. Orton Den 541 336 62.1 3,802 12 21 87t 86.8
2008 J. Cutler Den 616 384 62.3 4,526 18 25 93t 86.0
2007 J. Cutler Den 467 297 63.6 3,497 14 20 68t 88.1
2006 J. Plummer Den 317 175 55.2 1,994 13 11 83t 68.8
2005 J. Plummer Den 456 277 60.7 3,366 7 18 72 90.2
2004 J. Plummer Den 521 303 58.2 4,089 20 27 85t 84.5
2003 J. Plummer Den 302 189 62.6 2,182 7 15 60 91.2
2002 B. Griese Den 436 291 66.7 3,214 15 15 82t 85.6
2001 B. Griese Den 451 275 61.0 2,827 19 23 65t 78.5
2000 B. Griese Den 336 216 64.3 2,688 4 19 61 102.9
1999 B. Griese Den 452 261 57.7 3,032 14 14 88 75.6
1998 J. Elway Den 356 210 59.0 2,806 10 22 58 93.0
1997 J. Elway Den 502 280 55.8 3,635 11 27 78 87.5
1996 J. Elway Den 466 287 61.6 3,328 14 26 51 89.2
1995 J. Elway Den 542 316 58.3 3,970 14 26 62t 86.4
1994 J. Elway Den 494 307 62.1 3,490 10 16 63 85.7
1993 J. Elway Den 551 348 63.2 4,030 10 25 63 92.8
1992 J. Elway Den 316 174 55.1 2,242 17 10 80t 65.7
1991 J. Elway Den 451 242 53.7 3,253 12 13 71 75.4
1990 J. Elway Den 502 294 58.6 3,526 14 15 66 78.5
1989 J. Elway Den 416 223 53.6 3,051 18 18 69 73.7
1988 J. Elway Den 496 274 55.2 3,309 19 17 86 71.4
1987 J. Elway Den 410 224 54.6 3,198 12 19 72t 83.4
1986 J. Elway Den 504 280 55.6 3,485 13 19 53 79.0
1985 J. Elway Den 605 327 54.0 3,891 23 22 65t 70.2
1984 J. Elway Den 380 214 56.3 2,598 15 18 73 76.8
1983 J. Elway Den 259 123 47.5 1,663 14 7 49t 54.9
1982 S. DeBerg Den 223 131 58.7 1,405 11 7 51t 67.2
1981 C. Morton Den 376 225 59.8 3,195 14 21 95t 90.5
1980 C. Morton Den 301 183 60.8 2,150 13 12 41 77.8
1979 C. Morton Den 370 204 55.1 2,626 19 16 64t 70.6
1978 C. Morton Den 267 146 54.7 1,802 8 11 42t 77.0
1977 C. Morton Den 254 131 51.6 1,929 8 14 81t 82.0
1976 S. Ramsey Den 270 128 47.4 1,931 13 11 71t 64.9
1975 S. Ramsey Den 233 128 54.9 1,562 14 9 66t 63.6
1974 C. Johnson Den 244 136 55.7 1,969 9 13 73t 84.5
1973 C. Johnson Den 346 184 53.2 2,465 17 20 62t 74.9
1972 C. Johnson Den 238 132 55.5 1,783 14 14 60 74.6
1971 S. Ramsey Den 178 84 47.2 1,120 13 5 47 46.6
1970 P. Liske Den 238 112 47.1 1,340 11 7 74 55.3
1969 S. Tensi Den 286 131 45.8 1,990 12 14 79t 68.1
1968 M. Briscoe Den 224 93 41.5 1,589 13 14 66t 62.9
1967 S. Tensi Den 325 131 40.3 1,915 17 16 76t 54.8
1966 M. Choboian Den 163 82 50.3 1,110 12 4 79 49.9
1965 J. McCormick Den 253 103 40.7 1,292 14 7 90 43.5
1964 J. Lee Den 265 133 50.2 1,611 20 11 82 51.6
1963 M. Slaughter Den 223 112 50.2 1,689 15 13 74 66.9
1962 F. Tripucka Den 440 240 54.5 2,917 25 17 96t 64.4
1961 F. Tripucka Den 344 167 48.5 1,690 21 10 87 47.3
1960 F. Tripucka Den 478 248 51.9 3,038 34 24 80t 58.9