New England Patriots Single Season Passing Leaders

Ranked by Passing Times Sacked

The following are the New England Patriots single season passing leaders ranked by passing times sacked. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Tony Eason is the New England Patriots single season leader in passing sacks with 59.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Only sack figures from 1967-2019 are included.

      Passing
Player Season Team Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD Sack Rating
  T. Eason 1984 NE 431 259 60.1 3,228 8 23 59 93.4
  D. Bledsoe 1999 NE 539 305 56.6 3,985 21 19 55 75.6
  H. Millen 1991 NE 409 246 60.1 3,073 18 9 54 72.5
  M. Cassel 2008 NE 516 327 63.4 3,693 11 21 47 89.4
  D. Bledsoe 2000 NE 531 312 58.8 3,291 13 17 45 77.3
  S. Grogan 1979 NE 423 206 48.7 3,286 20 28 45 77.4
  T. Eason 1986 NE 448 276 61.6 3,328 10 19 43 89.2
  T. Brady 2001 NE 413 264 63.9 2,843 12 18 41 86.5
  T. Brady 2013 NE 628 380 60.5 4,343 11 25 40 87.3
  J. Plunkett 1972 NE 355 169 47.6 2,196 25 8 39 45.7
  T. Brady 2015 NE 624 402 64.4 4,770 7 36 38 102.2
  J. Plunkett 1973 NE 376 193 51.3 2,550 17 13 37 65.8
  D. Bledsoe 1998 NE 481 263 54.7 3,633 14 20 36 80.9
  J. Plunkett 1971 NE 328 158 48.2 2,158 16 19 36 68.6
  T. Brady 2017 NE 581 385 66.3 4,577 8 32 35 102.8
  H. Millen 1992 NE 203 124 61.1 1,203 10 8 33 70.3
  T. Brady 2003 NE 527 317 60.2 3,620 12 23 32 85.9
  T. Brady 2011 NE 611 401 65.6 5,235 12 39 32 105.6
  T. Brady 2002 NE 601 373 62.1 3,764 14 28 31 85.7
  D. Bledsoe 1997 NE 522 314 60.2 3,706 15 28 30 87.7
  D. Bledsoe 1996 NE 623 373 59.9 4,086 15 27 30 83.7
  S. Grogan 1983 NE 303 168 55.4 2,411 12 15 29 81.4
  B. Parilli 1967 Bos 344 161 46.8 2,317 24 19 29 58.5
  M. Wilson 1990 NE 265 139 52.5 1,625 11 6 29 61.6
  T. Eason 1985 NE 299 168 56.2 2,156 17 11 28 67.5
  T. Brady 2019 NE 613 373 60.8 4,057 8 24 27 88.0
  T. Brady 2012 NE 637 401 63.0 4,827 8 34 27 98.7
  J. Kapp 1970 Bos 219 98 44.7 1,104 17 3 27 32.6
  T. Brady 2006 NE 516 319 61.8 3,529 12 24 26 87.9
  T. Brady 2005 NE 530 334 63.0 4,110 14 26 26 92.3
  T. Brady 2004 NE 474 288 60.8 3,692 14 28 26 92.6
  T. Brady 2010 NE 492 324 65.9 3,900 4 36 25 111.0
  M. Cavanaugh 1981 NE 219 115 52.5 1,633 13 5 24 59.8
  M. Taliaferro 1969 Bos 331 160 48.3 2,160 18 19 24 66.0
  D. Bledsoe 1995 NE 636 323 50.8 3,507 16 13 23 63.7
  D. Bledsoe 1994 NE 691 400 57.9 4,555 27 25 22 73.6
  S. Grogan 1975 NE 274 139 50.7 1,976 18 11 22 60.4
  T. Brady 2014 NE 582 373 64.1 4,109 9 33 21 97.4
  T. Brady 2018 NE 570 375 65.8 4,355 11 29 21 97.7
  T. Brady 2007 NE 578 398 68.9 4,806 8 50 21 117.2
  S. Grogan 1978 NE 362 181 50.0 2,824 23 15 21 63.6
  J. Plunkett 1974 NE 352 173 49.1 2,457 22 19 21 64.1
  T. Hodson 1990 NE 156 85 54.5 968 5 4 20 68.5
  S. Grogan 1981 NE 216 117 54.2 1,859 16 7 19 63.0
  T. Sherman 1968 Bos 226 90 39.8 1,199 16 12 19 45.6
  S. Grogan 1976 NE 302 145 48.0 1,903 20 18 18 60.6
  M. Taliaferro 1968 Bos 176 67 38.1 889 15 4 18 26.9
  S. Grogan 1980 NE 306 175 57.2 2,475 22 18 17 73.1
  S. Zolak 1992 NE 100 52 52.0 561 4 2 17 58.8
  D. Bledsoe 1993 NE 429 214 49.9 2,494 15 15 16 65.0