Denver Broncos Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Denver Broncos yearly passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. 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.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Year Player Team Att Cmp Pct Yds YPA Int TD Rating
2019 J. Flacco Den 262 171 65.3 1,822 6.95 5 6 85.1
2018 C. Keenum Den 586 365 62.3 3,890 6.64 15 18 81.2
2017 T. Siemian Den 349 206 59.0 2,285 6.55 14 12 73.3
2016 T. Siemian Den 486 289 59.5 3,401 7.00 10 18 84.6
2015 B. Osweiler Den 275 170 61.8 1,967 7.15 6 10 86.4
2014 P. Manning Den 597 395 66.2 4,727 7.92 15 39 101.5
2013 P. Manning Den 659 450 68.3 5,477 8.31 10 55 115.1
2012 P. Manning Den 583 400 68.6 4,659 7.99 11 37 105.8
2011 T. Tebow Den 271 126 46.5 1,729 6.38 6 12 72.9
2010 K. Orton Den 498 293 58.8 3,653 7.33 9 20 87.5
2009 K. Orton Den 541 336 62.1 3,802 7.03 12 21 86.8
2008 J. Cutler Den 616 384 62.3 4,526 7.35 18 25 86.0
2007 J. Cutler Den 467 297 63.6 3,497 7.49 14 20 88.1
2006 J. Plummer Den 317 175 55.2 1,994 6.29 13 11 68.8
2005 J. Plummer Den 456 277 60.7 3,366 7.38 7 18 90.2
2004 J. Plummer Den 521 303 58.2 4,089 7.85 20 27 84.5
2003 J. Plummer Den 302 189 62.6 2,182 7.22 7 15 91.2
2002 B. Griese Den 436 291 66.7 3,214 7.37 15 15 85.6
2001 B. Griese Den 451 275 61.0 2,827 6.27 19 23 78.5
2000 B. Griese Den 336 216 64.3 2,688 8.00 4 19 102.9
1999 B. Griese Den 452 261 57.7 3,032 6.71 14 14 75.6
1998 J. Elway Den 356 210 59.0 2,806 7.88 10 22 93.0
1997 J. Elway Den 502 280 55.8 3,635 7.24 11 27 87.5
1996 J. Elway Den 466 287 61.6 3,328 7.14 14 26 89.2
1995 J. Elway Den 542 316 58.3 3,970 7.33 14 26 86.4
1994 J. Elway Den 494 307 62.1 3,490 7.07 10 16 85.7
1993 J. Elway Den 551 348 63.2 4,030 7.31 10 25 92.8
1992 J. Elway Den 316 174 55.1 2,242 7.09 17 10 65.7
1991 J. Elway Den 451 242 53.7 3,253 7.21 12 13 75.4
1990 J. Elway Den 502 294 58.6 3,526 7.02 14 15 78.5
1989 J. Elway Den 416 223 53.6 3,051 7.33 18 18 73.7
1988 J. Elway Den 496 274 55.2 3,309 6.67 19 17 71.4
1987 J. Elway Den 410 224 54.6 3,198 7.80 12 19 83.4
1986 J. Elway Den 504 280 55.6 3,485 6.92 13 19 79.0
1985 J. Elway Den 605 327 54.0 3,891 6.43 23 22 70.2
1984 J. Elway Den 380 214 56.3 2,598 6.84 15 18 76.8
1983 J. Elway Den 259 123 47.5 1,663 6.42 14 7 54.9
1981 C. Morton Den 376 225 59.8 3,195 8.50 14 21 90.5
1980 C. Morton Den 301 183 60.8 2,150 7.14 13 12 77.8
1979 C. Morton Den 370 204 55.1 2,626 7.10 19 16 70.6
1978 C. Morton Den 267 146 54.7 1,802 6.75 8 11 77.0
1977 C. Morton Den 254 131 51.6 1,929 7.59 8 14 82.0
1976 S. Ramsey Den 270 128 47.4 1,931 7.15 13 11 64.9
1975 S. Ramsey Den 233 128 54.9 1,562 6.70 14 9 63.6
1974 C. Johnson Den 244 136 55.7 1,969 8.07 9 13 84.5
1973 C. Johnson Den 346 184 53.2 2,465 7.12 17 20 74.9
1972 C. Johnson Den 238 132 55.5 1,783 7.49 14 14 74.6
1970 P. Liske Den 238 112 47.1 1,340 5.63 11 7 55.3
1969 S. Tensi Den 286 131 45.8 1,990 6.96 12 14 68.1
1968 M. Briscoe Den 224 93 41.5 1,589 7.09 13 14 62.9
1967 S. Tensi Den 325 131 40.3 1,915 5.89 17 16 54.8
1965 J. McCormick Den 253 103 40.7 1,292 5.11 14 7 43.5
1964 J. Lee Den 265 133 50.2 1,611 6.08 20 11 51.6
1962 F. Tripucka Den 440 240 54.5 2,917 6.63 25 17 64.4
1961 F. Tripucka Den 344 167 48.5 1,690 4.91 21 10 47.3
1960 F. Tripucka Den 478 248 51.9 3,038 6.36 34 24 58.9