Minnesota Vikings Yearly Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passer Rating

The following are the Minnesota Vikings yearly passing leaders ranked by passer rating. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

Leaders based on 224 pass attempts

      Passing
Year Player Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Lg Rating
2019 K. Cousins Min 444 307 69.1 3,603 6 26 66 107.4
2018 K. Cousins Min 606 425 70.1 4,298 10 30 75t 99.7
2017 C. Keenum Min 481 325 67.6 3,547 7 22 65t 98.3
2016 S. Bradford Min 552 395 71.6 3,877 5 20 71t 99.3
2015 T. Bridgewater Min 447 292 65.3 3,231 9 14 52 88.7
2014 T. Bridgewater Min 402 259 64.4 2,919 12 14 87t 85.2
2013 M. Cassel Min 254 153 60.2 1,807 9 11 79t 81.6
2012 C. Ponder Min 483 300 62.1 2,935 12 18 65 81.2
2011 C. Ponder Min 291 158 54.3 1,853 13 13 72 70.1
2010 B. Favre Min 358 217 60.6 2,509 19 11 53t 69.9
2009 B. Favre Min 531 363 68.4 4,202 7 33 63 107.2
2008 G. Frerotte Min 301 178 59.1 2,157 15 12 99t 73.7
2007 T. Jackson Min 294 171 58.2 1,911 12 9 71 70.8
2006 B. Johnson Min 439 270 61.5 2,750 15 9 46 72.0
2005 B. Johnson Min 294 184 62.6 1,885 4 12 80t 88.9
2004 D. Culpepper Min 548 379 69.2 4,717 11 39 82t 110.9
2003 D. Culpepper Min 454 295 65.0 3,479 11 25 59t 96.4
2002 D. Culpepper Min 549 333 60.7 3,853 23 18 61 75.3
2001 D. Culpepper Min 366 235 64.2 2,612 13 14 57t 83.3
2000 D. Culpepper Min 474 297 62.7 3,937 16 33 78t 98.0
1999 J. George Min 329 191 58.1 2,816 12 23 80t 94.2
1998 R. Cunningham Min 425 259 60.9 3,704 10 34 67t 106.0
1997 B. Johnson Min 452 275 60.8 3,036 12 20 56 84.5
1996 B. Johnson Min 311 195 62.7 2,258 10 17 82t 89.4
1995 W. Moon Min 606 377 62.2 4,228 14 33 85t 91.5
1994 W. Moon Min 601 371 61.7 4,264 19 18 65t 79.9
1993 J. McMahon Min 331 200 60.4 1,968 8 9 58 76.2
1992 R. Gannon Min 279 159 57.0 1,905 13 12 60t 72.9
1991 R. Gannon Min 354 211 59.6 2,166 6 12 50 81.5
1990 R. Gannon Min 349 182 52.1 2,278 16 16 78t 68.9
1989 W. Wilson Min 362 194 53.6 2,543 12 9 50 70.5
1988 W. Wilson Min 332 204 61.4 2,746 9 15 68t 91.5
1987 W. Wilson Min 264 140 53.0 2,106 13 14 73t 76.7
1986 T. Kramer Min 372 208 55.9 3,000 10 24 76t 92.6
1985 T. Kramer Min 506 277 54.7 3,522 26 19 57t 67.8
1984 T. Kramer Min 236 124 52.5 1,678 10 9 70t 70.6
1983 S. Dils Min 444 239 53.8 2,840 16 11 68 66.8
1982 T. Kramer Min 308 176 57.1 2,037 12 15 65 77.3
1981 T. Kramer Min 593 322 54.3 3,912 24 26 63 72.6
1980 T. Kramer Min 522 299 57.3 3,582 23 19 76t 72.2
1979 T. Kramer Min 566 315 55.7 3,397 24 23 55t 69.3
1978 F. Tarkenton Min 572 345 60.3 3,468 32 25 58t 68.9
1977 F. Tarkenton Min 258 155 60.1 1,734 14 9 59t 69.2
1976 F. Tarkenton Min 412 255 61.9 2,961 8 17 56t 89.3
1975 F. Tarkenton Min 425 273 64.2 2,994 13 25 46 91.8
1974 F. Tarkenton Min 351 199 56.7 2,598 12 17 80t 82.1
1973 F. Tarkenton Min 274 169 61.7 2,113 7 15 54t 93.2
1972 F. Tarkenton Min 378 215 56.9 2,651 13 18 76t 80.2
1970 G. Cuozzo Min 257 128 49.8 1,720 10 7 72 64.3
1969 J. Kapp Min 237 120 50.6 1,726 13 19 83t 78.5
1968 J. Kapp Min 248 129 52.0 1,695 17 10 61t 58.8
1966 F. Tarkenton Min 358 192 53.6 2,561 16 17 68t 73.8
1965 F. Tarkenton Min 329 171 52.0 2,609 11 19 72t 83.8
1964 F. Tarkenton Min 306 171 55.9 2,506 11 22 64 91.8
1963 F. Tarkenton Min 297 170 57.2 2,311 15 15 67t 78.0
1962 F. Tarkenton Min 329 163 49.5 2,595 25 22 89t 66.9
1961 F. Tarkenton Min 280 157 56.1 1,997 17 18 71t 74.7