Kansas City Chiefs Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Yards per Attempt

The following are the Kansas City Chiefs yearly passing leaders ranked by passing yards per attempt. Included are player stats for the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL) from 1970-2020, the Kansas City Chiefs (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the Dallas Texans (AFL) from 1960-1962. 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 P. Mahomes KC 484 319 65.9 4,031 8.33 5 26 105.3
2018 P. Mahomes KC 580 383 66.0 5,097 8.79 12 50 113.8
2017 A. Smith KC 505 341 67.5 4,042 8.00 5 26 104.7
2016 A. Smith KC 489 328 67.1 3,502 7.16 8 15 91.2
2015 A. Smith KC 470 307 65.3 3,486 7.42 7 20 95.4
2014 A. Smith KC 464 303 65.3 3,265 7.04 6 18 93.4
2013 A. Smith KC 508 308 60.6 3,313 6.52 7 23 89.1
2012 M. Cassel KC 277 161 58.1 1,796 6.48 12 6 66.7
2011 M. Cassel KC 269 160 59.5 1,713 6.37 9 10 76.6
2010 M. Cassel KC 450 262 58.2 3,116 6.92 7 27 93.0
2009 M. Cassel KC 493 271 55.0 2,924 5.93 16 16 69.9
2008 T. Thigpen KC 420 230 54.8 2,608 6.21 12 18 76.0
2007 D. Huard KC 332 206 62.0 2,257 6.80 13 11 76.8
2006 D. Huard KC 244 148 60.7 1,878 7.70 1 11 98.0
2005 T. Green KC 507 317 62.5 4,014 7.92 10 17 90.1
2004 T. Green KC 556 369 66.4 4,591 8.26 17 27 95.2
2003 T. Green KC 523 330 63.1 4,039 7.72 12 24 92.6
2002 T. Green KC 470 287 61.1 3,690 7.85 13 26 92.6
2001 T. Green KC 523 296 56.6 3,783 7.23 24 17 71.1
2000 E. Grbac KC 547 326 59.6 4,169 7.62 14 28 89.9
1999 E. Grbac KC 499 294 58.9 3,389 6.79 15 22 81.7
1998 R. Gannon KC 354 206 58.2 2,305 6.51 6 10 80.1
1997 E. Grbac KC 314 179 57.0 1,943 6.19 6 11 79.1
1996 S. Bono KC 438 235 53.7 2,572 5.87 13 12 68.0
1995 S. Bono KC 520 293 56.3 3,121 6.00 10 21 79.5
1994 J. Montana KC 493 299 60.6 3,283 6.66 9 16 83.6
1993 J. Montana KC 298 181 60.7 2,144 7.20 7 13 87.4
1992 D. Krieg KC 413 230 55.7 3,115 7.54 12 15 79.9
1991 S. DeBerg KC 434 256 59.0 2,965 6.83 14 17 79.3
1990 S. DeBerg KC 444 258 58.1 3,444 7.76 4 23 96.3
1989 S. DeBerg KC 324 196 60.5 2,529 7.81 16 11 75.8
1988 S. DeBerg KC 414 224 54.1 2,935 7.09 16 16 73.5
1987 B. Kenney KC 273 154 56.4 2,107 7.72 9 15 85.8
1986 B. Kenney KC 308 161 52.3 1,922 6.24 11 13 70.8
1985 B. Kenney KC 338 181 53.6 2,536 7.50 9 17 83.6
1984 B. Kenney KC 282 151 53.5 2,098 7.44 10 15 80.7
1983 B. Kenney KC 603 346 57.4 4,348 7.21 18 24 80.8
1981 B. Kenney KC 274 147 53.6 1,983 7.24 16 9 63.6
1980 S. Fuller KC 320 193 60.3 2,250 7.03 12 10 76.4
1979 S. Fuller KC 270 146 54.1 1,484 5.50 14 6 55.8
1978 M. Livingston KC 290 159 54.8 1,573 5.42 13 5 57.4
1977 M. Livingston KC 282 143 50.7 1,823 6.46 15 9 59.8
1976 M. Livingston KC 338 189 55.9 2,682 7.93 13 12 77.6
1974 L. Dawson KC 235 138 58.7 1,573 6.69 13 7 65.8
1972 L. Dawson KC 305 175 57.4 1,835 6.02 12 13 72.8
1971 L. Dawson KC 301 167 55.5 2,504 8.32 13 15 81.6
1970 L. Dawson KC 262 141 53.8 1,876 7.16 14 13 71.0
1968 L. Dawson KC 224 131 58.5 2,109 9.41 9 17 98.6
1967 L. Dawson KC 357 206 57.7 2,651 7.43 17 24 83.7
1966 L. Dawson KC 284 159 56.0 2,527 8.90 10 26 101.7
1965 L. Dawson KC 305 163 53.4 2,262 7.42 14 21 81.3
1964 L. Dawson KC 354 199 56.2 2,879 8.13 18 30 89.9
1963 L. Dawson KC 352 190 54.0 2,389 6.79 19 26 77.5
1962 L. Dawson DalT 310 189 61.0 2,759 8.90 17 29 98.3
1961 C. Davidson DalT 330 151 45.8 2,445 7.41 23 17 59.2
1960 C. Davidson DalT 379 179 47.2 2,474 6.53 16 15 64.2