Detroit Lions Career Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Times Sacked

The following are the Detroit Lions career passing leaders ranked by passing times sacked. Included are player stats for the Detroit Lions (NFL) from 1934-2020 and the Portsmouth Spartans (NFL) from 1930-1933. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Matthew Stafford is the Detroit Lions career leader in passing sacks with 347.

Players active with the Detroit Lions during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Only sack figures from 1967-2019 are included.

      Passing
Player Gms Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Sack Rating
1. M. Stafford 149 5,696 3,559 62.5 41,025 134 256 347 89.3
2. G. Landry 102 1,747 957 54.8 12,451 81 80 267 73.4
3. E. Hipple 102 1,546 830 53.7 10,711 70 55 160 68.7
4. G. Danielson 85 1,684 952 56.5 11,885 71 69 158 74.7
5. C. Batch 48 1,326 743 56.0 9,016 40 49 147 76.9
6. J. Kitna 36 1,277 795 62.3 9,034 47 44 129 79.6
7. R. Peete 47 1,125 641 57.0 8,164 49 38 127 72.9
8. S. Mitchell 57 1,850 1,049 56.7 12,647 57 79 124 79.2
9. B. Munson 60 1,314 716 54.5 8,461 42 56 109 75.2
10. J. Harrington 58 1,802 986 54.7 10,242 62 60 77 68.1
11. J. Komlo 23 429 214 49.9 2,554 27 12 45 51.6
12. C. Long 23 602 330 54.8 3,743 28 19 43 64.8
13. J. Reed 29 325 145 44.6 1,920 18 14 42 55.2
14. B. Gagliano 20 391 204 52.2 2,861 22 16 38 66.2
15. M. McMahon 20 308 135 43.8 1,709 13 10 36 55.0
16. E. Kramer 25 509 281 55.2 3,408 19 23 34 75.5
17. R. Hilger 11 306 126 41.2 1,558 12 7 31 48.9
18. D. Culpepper 13 272 149 54.8 1,731 12 7 28 64.4
  G. Frerotte 9 288 175 60.8 2,117 7 9 28 83.6
20. A. Ware 14 161 83 51.6 1,112 8 5 27 63.5
21. S. Hill 15 432 269 62.3 2,891 12 18 17 84.2
  D. Stanton 12 187 104 55.6 1,158 9 5 17 63.1
23. K. Sweetan 20 486 231 47.5 2,710 25 14 16 53.1
24. D. Orlovsky 14 312 172 55.1 1,880 9 9 15 70.7
25. D. Blough 5 174 94 54.0 984 6 4 14 64.0
  J. Ferguson 14 209 104 49.8 1,305 10 9 14 64.0
  D. Krieg 14 212 131 61.8 1,629 3 14 14 101.7
28. S. Case 5 91 56 61.5 503 4 1 12 61.7
  T. Detmer 5 151 92 60.9 906 10 3 12 56.9
30. J. Driskel 3 105 62 59.0 685 4 4 11 75.3
  D. Majkowski 10 122 70 57.4 715 3 4 11 75.0
  J. Witkowski 5 35 13 37.1 210 0 0 11 58.0
33. T. Hons 3 92 43 46.7 552 5 5 9 61.5
34. M. Plum 65 1,315 671 51.0 8,536 87 55 8 58.0
35. J. Garcia 6 173 102 59.0 937 6 3 6 65.1
36. S. Hunter 13 41 18 43.9 321 1 1 4 69.3
  F. Reich 12 140 74 52.9 889 6 5 4 66.6
38. D. Henson 2 2 1 50.0 20 0 0 3 85.4
  J. O'Sullivan 4 26 13 50.0 148 2 1 3 48.2
40. J. Golsteyn 1 9 2 22.2 16 2 0 2 0.0
  H. King 123 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 2 39.6
42. M. Cassel 2 17 7 41.2 59 1 0 1 26.3
  J. Concannon 7 2 1 50.0 30 0 0 1 95.8
  J. Jones 85 10 3 30.0 62 1 1 1 46.7
  M. Machurek 4 43 14 32.6 193 6 0 1 8.3
  L. Walton 95 3 2 66.7 72 0 1 1 149.3
  R. Williams 6 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 1 0.0